Snow Storm

With the snow today and the cold temperatures causing driving problems StaffScapes will be closing at 3:30 today 12-27-2007. StaffScapes will open again on Friday at 8:00am. Have a great snow night. -Jim

Written By: Jim Thibodeau

Merry Christmas

I would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas. We will be closing today at noon. Have a great day with all your family and friends.

Written By: Jim Thibodeau

The Value Professional Employer Organization brings to Employers

Not all policies are black and white, be sure your PEO questions you so you can get out of that employment gray area an into the clear. During the years many PEO prospects have asked me “what is the real value of a PEO”.  Most business see the value of HR outsourcing, Risk Management and Workers Compensation Administration, Employee Benefits and …

Written By: Jim Thibodeau

Identity Theft

If you are a victim of identity theft, take the following four steps as soon as possible and keep a record detail of your conversation and copies of all correspondence. 1. Place a fraud alert on your credit reports, and review your credit reports. 2. Close the accounts that you know or believe have been tampered with or opened fraudulently. …

Written By: Jim Thibodeau

2008 W-4 Form

IRS releases the new 2008 W-4 form The IRS has released the 2008 version of the W-4 form.  The W-4 form should be filled out by all newly hired employees in 2008 and any current employees wanting to make changes to their withholding allowances or marital status. For a copy of the new form go to http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/fw4.pdf.

Written By: Jake Stratton

Holiday Party Safety

Tips to manage the stress of holiday traveling. The holiday season accounts for nearly 10 percent of all miles traveled by Americans during the entire year. Planes are overbooked, highways are overcrowded, making most of us hardly overflowing with holiday cheer. The link below provides a few suggestions on how to deal with holiday stress as we get on the …

Written By: Jim Thibodeau

Update on SSA/DHS No-Match Rule

DHS and SSA update their plans concerning the No-Match letters. SSA and DHS have both made announcements concerning their plans regarding the No-Match rule that was released in September.  A federal judge agreed that there were too many concerns in the plan for it to go forward. So for now the new rules will be put on hold and employers …

Written By: Jake Stratton

Exempla Healthcare

Exempla Healthcare has launched a new website that makes medical information more available. The website offers information on preventive care; has a medical library of 4,000 articles and 1,500 medical topics in English and Spanish; lists classes, workshops and special events; offers video tours of Exempla facilities; and provides a directory of physicians.

Written By: Jim Thibodeau

Denver Payroll

StaffScapes a local Professional Employer Organization provides PEO services as well as basic payroll for companies with less than 50 employees. Are you looking to replace ADP or Paychex with a local Colorado company willing to provide quality customer service. Look no further than StaffScapes, if  you are looking for a payroll provider or a full service HR outsourcing firm we …

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Colorado Economy

Colorado’s economy will continue to grow steadily in 2008. Colorado’s economy will grow at slower rate in 2008 with a 1.9 percent increase in jobs, largely in the service industries. University of Colorado economist Richard Wobbekink says”the Colorado economy seems to be going along a pretty good clip and doesn’t seem that shaken by national events.” The University of Colorado …

Written By: Jim Thibodeau