PeopleMatter Blog

July 01, 2015
A Preview of Our Upcoming Background Checks Webinar


Pre-employment background checks seem like a no brainer. They reduce turnover, cut down on employee theft and create safer workplaces, which ultimately saves your company money. So why are some companies so hesitant to run them?

Background checks seem like the obvious precautionary measure to protect your company. Unfortunately, it’s much more complicated than that. It’s important for your company to stay compliant so that you can avoid class action lawsuits and hefty...

June 30, 2015


Some people blame it on the Summer Slump and others simply call it laziness. Either way, employee engagement tends to slide during the summer months. Co-workers are on vacation, temperatures are rising, and antsiness kicks in as employees dream of the beach instead of their desks.

Although we tend to notice the decline in engagement during the summer months, employee engagement is a year-round issue.

According to a...

June 23, 2015


TA Expert Interview Series: PeopleMatter Collaborate 2015 Mashup

The PeopleMatter Collaborate ’15 conference brought together industry leaders in the human resources and HR technology fields from May 4-6 in Charleston, SC. The TA Expert Interview Series, hosted by TechnologyAdvice’s Clark Buckner, was on-site at the event, interviewing attendees,...

June 23, 2015
By Jessica Brigham


We love our perks here at PeopleMatter. From enjoying free beer on the rooftop patio to unlimited vacation time, we know we’re pretty spoiled. The only ones who might enjoy our benefits more than us are the four-legged friends we get to bring to the office. After all, DogsMatter too. Allowing dogs in the office is an increasingly popular perk offered by many creative firms in today’s workforce.

Whether they’re trying to find out who gives the best belly rub or they’re...

June 22, 2015


During PeopleMatter’s Collaborate ’15 conference, Kevin Kruse, President at Kruse Group, was a guest on the TechnologyAdvice Expert Interview Series to share his insight on employee engagement. Kevin Kruse discussed motivating employees, fast moving work environments, career...

June 22, 2015

Andrea Ehresman, Senior Manager of National Foodservice Strategy & Development at The Coca-Cola Company, was a recent guest on the TechnologyAdvice Expert Interview Series to share her experience about PeopleMatter’s...

June 18, 2015
How appealing to your millennial employees through technology can help propel your business into the future. It’s time for a tech upgrade.

The millennial workforce is here. Do you envision them fiddling with their phones, demanding high salaries, or storming through the office doors each morning with a big and entitled chip on their shoulders? What’s the cliché image of millennials in the workplace that pops in your head? By 2020, millennials, a demographic born between 1980 and 2000, will form 50 percent of the global workforce. Are you ready?

Millennials get a bad rap. In fact, this group might not be as superficial as...

June 10, 2015

One of our very own customers highlighted in CS News! Jenny Bullard has been honored as one of the Women of the Year recipients for her excellent leadership role at Flash Foods, Inc. She is recognized for her incredible impact not only within her organization but also within the convenience retail industry.  

Jenny is the Chief Information Officer...

May 29, 2015


We are starting a new series here on the blog. Each month we’ll take a closer look at one of our team members or something cool here at PeopleMatter. For the first part of the series, we are taking a closer look at a PeopleMatter team member!

Meet… Zac Cooper!

From his very first job as a lifeguard in Ocean City, Maryland, to Director of Recruitment at Betts Recruiting, Zac relocated from New York to be part of our Sales Team as a Senior Account Executive...

April 21, 2015

Julie Moreland, the Senior Vice President of Strategy and People Sciences at PeopleMatter, was a recent guest on the TechnologyAdvice Expert Interview Series. The series, which is hosted by TechnologyAdvice’s Clark Buckner, explores a variety of business and technology landscapes through conversations with industry leaders. 

PeopleMatter was recently named No. 1 in Customer Service in the...