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Should I Furlough My Employees? 5 Tips Business Owners Should Know

  • By: Desmond Lim
  • On Jun 5, 2020 3:00:00 PM
35 min read

Should I Furlough My Employees? 5 Tips Business Owners Should Know

This article was originally published on Entrepreneur, and is adapted from Desmond's original guest post.  The term "furlough" comes from the dutch word verlof, which originally referred to the leave ...

Workstream Weekly: Hiring on the Rise, Remote as the New Norm, & More

“True individual freedom cannot exist without economic security and independence. People who are hungry and out of a job are the stuff of which dictatorships are made." - Franklin D. Roosevelt

Product Updates: New Integration, Remote Onboarding, Trackable Posts

We heard you - and our team of developers and engineers have been hard at work implementing exciting changes to the Workstream end-to-end hiring platform. Based on your recruiting challenges and feedb...

Q&A with Laura Huang, Author of Edge: Turning Adversity into Advantage

We talked to author and Harvard Business School professor, Laura Huang, about her new book titled "Edge: Turning Adversity into Advantage." In this insightful discussion, we learn about how to tweak p...

Q&A with Workstream Co-Founder and CPO Lei Xu

In today’s Influencer Series feature, we turn the spotlight on another of the creative minds behind Workstream, co-founder and CPO Lei Xu. Early in his career, Lei helped build a sales recommendation ...

What’s the Best Job for You: Benefits of Hourly vs Salaried Jobs

Picking the right job can sometimes be confusing. There are tons of different factors to consider: potential workload, company culture, benefits, growth opportunities, and so much more. There’s also t...

Indeed + Workstream: How to Leverage One of the World's Best Job Boards

If there’s one job board out there that you should make the most out of, it’s Indeed. Not convinced? Let’s run through some facts. is one of the most frequently used job boards in the world...

Workstream Weekly: Remote Working, Video Interviews, and Building Better Jobs

“Allowing employees to work remotely is a core business strategy today... We need to de-parent, de-gender, and de-age the perception of the flexible worker.” - Cali Williams Yost

New Feature Announcement: WOTC Integration

Workstream is proud to announce a new integration with that will help employers take better advantage of the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) when hiring new employees.

Google Hire is Going Away. Time to Make the Switch to Workstream

It was announced last August that Google Hire, will be shut down this coming September (September 1, 2020, to be exact!). This gives your company a little over 3 months to transition to another hiring...

Workstream Webinar: How Assisted Living Businesses Are Adapting to Survive

The coronavirus pandemic has left not a single industry untouched by its effects - whether it's temporary closure, cutting back on the workforce, or seeing a spike in recruitment brought on by increas...

Q&A with Aaron Delgadillo, Head of Customer Success at Workstream

We take pride in having built a team of innovative, hardworking individuals with a passion for helping our clients - and Aaron Delgadillo is one great example.  Aaron is Head of Customer Success at Wo...