Greenshades Blog


How an employee portal solves for instant gratification

Posted on February 27th, 2018

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate   Click. Done. It is as simple as that. Instant gratification is something that keeps popping up more and more in our society. You can order most anything online and know it will be to your house in two days. You no longer need to run to the bookstore [read on ..]


Holiday paid time off and how to handle it

Posted on November 22nd, 2017

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate Happy Holidays everyone! We sincerely hope that you and your family have a fantastic time with family and friends. To facilitate this, many businesses are closing their doors on Thanksgiving and Christmas (some even do adjacent days) and give their employee’s a paid holiday. Employees will cheer but the [read on ..]


Bright, shiny, and new – make sure everyone is on board

Posted on June 8th, 2017

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate There is always a mixture of excitement and trepidation with encountering something new. In the instance of our Employee Services and Online Portal, it can bring about many changes for employees and managers, alike. This change can be scary for those who have done things a certain way for [read on ..]


Meet Captain Compliance

Posted on September 15th, 2016

Have you met Captain Compliance? Greenshades is happy to present our reIMAGINE 2016 video. We hope you enjoy. Are you looking for an easier way to handle time-off requests, year-end forms, or ACA compliance? Contact us today at sales@greenshades.com.


Chicago passes sick time ordinance

Posted on July 14th, 2016

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate For those who are employed in the City of Chicago, the city council passed an ordinance by a unanimous vote, allowing sick leave. This brings a benefit to employees, giving additional time off for sick time, without sacrificing their other time off. Who benefits? Employees employed in the City [read on ..]


4 reasons to head to American Payroll Association’s Congress

Posted on May 5th, 2016

  By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate   Boogie down! If you were at last year’s “Payroll On Fire” event, you know the type of fun that the American Payroll Association can have. They turn the stigma of payroll folks being paper pushers into a party that does nothing but squash that belief. This year’s [read on ..]


Hiring remote employees? Make it easier on your team.

Posted on April 26th, 2016

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate When I first started working for Greenshades, I had no idea what it was like to work remotely. I do not work in the Jacksonville office. I work from a quaint little town down in Vero Beach, about three hours south. I’m actually the closest remote worker as there [read on ..]


What to expect when you’re expecting

Posted on April 12th, 2016

By Chris Hadden, CPP Technical Sales Manager   My wife and I are expecting our first child this summer. While I am beyond excited, I’m also panicking just a bit. It is to be expected, right? While many of my waking minutes at this point are either preparing our house for the little one or [read on ..]


Why a vacation benefits everyone

Posted on April 7th, 2016

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate   There is always one person at your job that never seems to take a vacation. They are always there, day in and day out. Unfortunately, if you think that that person is the minority, you’re mistaken. The United States is quickly becoming known as the “No Vacation Nation.” [read on ..]


California bill looks to give parents time off for school functions

Posted on April 1st, 2016

By Brittany Llorente Media Marketing Associate   Paid Time Off is a benefit that most employees across the country enjoy. The reasons for time off can vary from one business to another, with different allotments for different circumstances. A new bill is being proposed in California allowing paid time off for parents to attend school [read on ..]


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