Understanding Per Diem - TS Associates

Understanding ‘Per Diem’

“Per diem” or day rate is a fixed amount of reimbursement paid to employees for daily lodging, meals and incidental expenses incurred during business-related travel. The rates are set each year by the General Services Administration (GSA) for destinations within the Continental U.S.; non-foreign rates (e.g., Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and Guam) are set by […]

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Reasons for an Employee Handbook - TS Associates

3 Reasons for an Employee Handbook

There are many good reasons to establish a comprehensive employee handbook. First off, there is the legal aspect, where it provides certain protection in case something goes wrong. Second, it’s an easy way to ascertain compliance with certain labor laws and regulations. Finally, it helps steer employees towards proper behavior and gives them a frame […]

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10 Truths You Learn Running Your Own Business

Starting a business is almost worth it just for what it teaches you about life, and yourself. When we are in school, everything feels super important. Most of us work toward a degree, and make every effort to get out into the “real” world so we can finally become successful, happy and financially free. But once we graduate and enter the […]

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Why These Founders Train Their Employees to Quit

Entrepreneurs Craig Handley and Tony Ricciardi built a business that’s done more than $1 billion in sales in the last decade on the back of an unbeatable company culture. Their business, ListenTrust, is a bilingual, live-agent, English-Spanish sales and customer service company. When consumers need help in English or Spanish, there’s a good chance a […]

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Becoming More Productive - TS Associates

3 Simple Lifestyle Changes to Make You More Productive

If you look up productivity tips, you will notice that the Internet is flooded with them. There are dozens of experts online that want to share the information that they have discovered, and they make lists, articles and infographics. They want you to know how to be productive. Unfortunately, these lists are packed with humdrum […]

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