Zenefits recently launched Z2, a revamped version of the service that provides benefits administration and employee management for free in 39 states. There are a host of premium add-ons, including payroll and accounting, stock options, recruiting, performance management and even access to a certified HR specialist.
What sets it apart
- The price: For small businesses, free quality HR services at any level are hard to find
- The a la carte model: Pay for what you need, whether it's basic or full-scale HRM
- Certified HR specialists: At some levels, access to a human for specialized HR support
- Compatibility: Integrates with third-party tools; accessible via iPhone & Android app
- Benefits options: Buy benefits plans from licensed advisors, brokers and providers