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                      Lever1 rolls out Accelerated Payroll Program

                      Local PEO rolls out Accelerated Payroll Program in effort to expedite pay to American workers who are facing economic impacts of the COVID-19 crisisLever1 is applying thoughtful solutions to ensure struggling employees and client employees are able to pay their billsKANSAS CITY, April 21, 2020 – Lever1 has rolled out a new program for its […]

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                      Lever1 Included on Inc. 5000’s 250 Most Successful Companies in the Midwest

                      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE? ? ? ?Lever1 Included on Inc. 5000’s 250 Most Successful Companies in the Midwest Lever1 Appears on the Inaugural list, Ranking No. 53 Kansas City, Mo. – March 25, 2020 – Inc. Magazine ranked Lever1 No. 53 on its first annual list, The 250 Most Successful Companies in the Midwest. The list provides […]

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                      Thinking Bigger Business: Job Descriptions – An Employer’s Best Friend

                      By Erica Brune | PresidentImagine that you show up to your first day of work for a job you’ve always wanted. You meet with your human resources director and they hand you a paper that details everything your job entails and what your new company expects of you. You excitedly sign the paper without hesitation.Fast […]

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                      On The Horizon: Handbook Topics in 2020

                      By Danielle Bearden | Director of Human ResourcesAs we head further into 2020, it’s important to look to the horizon and be prepared for what is to come. In 2019, there were many laws and regulations surrounding Leave Laws, sexual harassment, social media policies, and equal pay rights. While these areas are still a major […]

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                      Industry Outlook: Overtime Rules and Exemptions

                      By Jay Fisher | Human Resources SpecialistThe United States Department of Labor has proposed a new rule concerning minimum salary and overtime exemptions. What does this mean for you and your company?To put it simply, since 2004 any employee making less than $23,660.00 annually could not be made exempt from earning overtime. The new proposed […]

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                      Upcoming Salary Ban in Kansas City, MO

                      By Danielle Bearden | Human Resources Manager at Lever1?We wanted to bring attention to Kansas City, Mo., City Council passing an ordinance effective Oct. 31st, 2019 that bans private employers with six or more employees from asking job applicants?about their salary history.  The ordinance prohibits employers from requesting salary-history information, relying upon it or discriminating […]

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                      Lever1 adds ‘heavy hitters’ to leadership team

                      By Leslie Collins??–?Staff Writer, Kansas City Business JournalLever1?has added two “heavy hitters” to its leadership team to ensure sustainable and scalable growth, President?Erica Brune?said in a release.?The Kansas City-based professional employer organization already has pulled the lever on growth, landing three consecutive years on the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the […]

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                      September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

                      By Danielle Bearden |?Human Resources Manager at Lever1 Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States and HR professionals are in a unique position to?help employers recognize the warning signs and provide resources for outreach and education.? Suicide threats should always be taken seriously. It is critical to recognize the warning signs […]

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                      Lever1 Included Again on Inc. Magazine’s 37th Annual List of America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies – the Inc. 5000

                       For the Third Time in a Row, Lever1 Appears on the Inc. 5000, Ranking No. 1135  Kansas City, Mo. – August 22, 2019 –Inc. Magazine today ranked Lever1 No. 1135 on its 37th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest growing private companies.? The list provides a snapshot of the most successful […]

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                      How a KC professional employer organization grew 6,560%

                      By: James Dornbrook, August 30, 2017 Kansas City-based Lever1 recently was recognized as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States, experiencing a three-year sales growth rate of 6,560 percent. Lever1 is a professional employer organization (PEO) that offers outsourcing services for human resources, payroll, employee benefits and workers’ compensation. A PEO pools all its clients together to leverage better rates and buying power for traditional benefits such as health, dental and vision, 401(k), unemployment and workers’ comp.

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