How to Create an Employee Pay Structure Made for Growth

Choosing the business slogan, creating a business plan, finding an office space or a storefront, are all fundamental aspects of creating a successful small business. On top of all that, you can’t forget to focus on job recruiting, interviewing and ultimately hiring new employees. These are the building blocks to a business, but what many don’t consider when starting a business is employee retention.

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Everything You Need to Know About Starting a Small Business in New Orleans

In the great city of New Orleans, small businesses are the backbone of our economy. We rely on thousands of local, culturally diverse, and innovative businesses that draw millions of tourists to the city each year. Think about it: What is the foundation of all your favorite New Orleans events? Whether you are thinking about Jazz Fest, Mardi Gras, Southern Decadence, or Crawfish Fest, all these signature festivals rely on small businesses.

What Exactly Are HR Responsibilities and Duties in a Company?

Many people know and understand that every business should have an HR person, but they don’t know what HR responsibilities and duties in a company are. HR is an essential part of every company that keeps the business running. They are responsible for making sure everyone feels comfortable among many other things.

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What to Do If One of Your Employees Is Injured at Work

Keeping your employees safe and healthy on the job is by and large the most important role for any business manager. But accidents can happen, on-site and off. Even the most experienced workers can find themselves impaired by unexpected hazards and environmental conditions.

How to Find a PEO That Works for You

When tasked with how to find a PEO, or professional employer organization, that works best for your company, there are many things to consider. A PEO is a great option for companies that have a lot on their plate and want to ensure that their human resources are running smoothly. Whether it’s figuring out the […]

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What to Do If Your Employee Is Exposed to Coronavirus

After a year of sheltering in place, businesses are finally ready to bring their employees back to the workplace in-person. And with vaccines becoming more widely available, the end is seemingly in site. But the world isn’t quite out of the clear when it comes to figuring out the best way to return to work and it’s clear that adjusting to the new normal won’t be as seamless as some might think.

How to Understand Workers Comp Codes in Louisiana

Have you ever struggled to understand workers comp codes in Louisiana? Do not worry: You are not alone. At Canal HR, we work with workers comp codes all the time and can help you get to the bottom of things.

Keep reading for a breakdown of worker comp codes in Louisiana and what they are used for.

How To Set Up Payroll for Small Business Owners

Figuring out how to set up payroll for small business owners can be difficult. Paying your employees in a timely manner is essential to keeping your business running smoothly and your employees happy.

Payroll can seem like a daunting task, no one wants to mess up their employees paycheck, but it doesn’t have to be.

The Best Vision Insurance Louisiana Employers Can Offer

When it comes to vision insurance Louisiana business owners should know exactly what to look for. While there are lots of options to choose from, the holistic benefits of offering employees vision insurance are undeniable. Not only does it keep your workforce happy and healthy, but it can also be great for business itself. Continue reading to open your eyes to the many benefits of vision insurance.

Picking the Best Dental Insurance Baton Rouge Louisiana

Finding the best dental insurance Baton Rouge Louisiana employers can depend on is not as difficult as you may think. The great city of Baton Rouge has endless opportunities to find the correct dental insurance providers, if you know where to look.

How to Get Your PPP Loan Forgiven (February 2021)

Were you approved for the first-draw PPP loan and wondering how you can get your loan forgiven? Are you interested in applying for the second-draw PPP loan, but don’t know if you qualify? The Paycheck Protection Program was started to assist many small businesses in during these tough times. But sorting through all of the PPP’s rules and documents can be challenging, especially since these are updated on an almost weekly basis. We’re here to help you figure out what expenses are covered under the second-draw PPP loan, when the deadlines fall, what documents you’ll need to submit along with your PPP loan forgiveness application, and everything else you need to know about how to get your PPP loan forgiven.

Finding Small Business Insurance Baton Rouge Employers Can Trust

Small business insurance might be on the bottom of every small business owners checklist for success. However, finding small business insurance Baton Rouge employers can trust should be one of the vital necessities in every business plan.