The ATR Advantage

Human Resources & Payroll


We give the small business owner an advantage by providing personal, cost-effective and trustworthy Human Resources and Payroll services.

Retention

Keeping Staff On-Board.

Acquisition

Talent Acquisition & Hiring.

Training

Employee Training & Development.

Payroll

Payroll & Taxes.

ATR-HR Blog

Recommended Strategy for Employers for COVID – 19

There are many issues and “what if’s” concerning COVID – 19. We know Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that causes COVID- 19 and is now spreading from person-to-person, globally. In some...

The Joy of Noise

Attending a Women’s Business Conference Breakfast in DC, I will always remember a scene, as if played in a movie. It was a simple moment, but spoke so clearly to me about humans and our need for...

Fail, but then try again.

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” –Thomas Edison   Do you know anyone who has never failed—at anything? We should not fear failure; it’s a...

The little things can make a big difference

As the year draws to a close, it is a time to reflect on the things that we appreciate, not only in our personal lives, but our professional lives, as well. Simple things I appreciate: 1. “Control...

Personal problems can cause setbacks at work

Without setbacks and mistakes, no experience. Without experience, no learning. — Robbie Vorhaus ••• I’ve had a rough week— I experienced several setbacks every day of this entire week. Now, for me...

Taking a breath of wellness in workplace

Did you know that you can control your response to stress at work? It is called “controlled breathing” and it is simple to learn to do. Let’s face it, work can be stressful! Not all stress is “bad.”...

Kindness should spill over to workplace

“Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God’s kindness: Kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile.” — Mother Teresa...

Cumberland Times-News

Heidi writes a semi-weekly article in the Cumberland Times-News! Follow her there, and see her past articles.

Our Service Area

We are located in Cumberland, Maryland, and have a wide service area, including the following cities and towns.

MARYLAND

Boonesboro
Brunswick
Cumberland
Damascus
Eldersburg
Frederick
Frostburg
Grantsville
Green Valley
Hagerstown
Mount Airy
Myersville
New Market
Oakland
Sharpsburg
Westminster

WEST VIRGINIA

Charles Town
Fort Ashby
Harpers Ferry
Martinsburg
Moorfield
Morgantown
Ranson
Romney

PENNSYLVANIA

Chambersburg
Greensburg
Johnstown
Meyersdale
Somerset
Uniontown
Waynesboro

VIRGINIA

Ashburn
Berryville
Clear Brook
Front Royal
Leesburg
Purcellville
Winchester

Team photographs by Edna Spencer. Find her on Facebook to learn more about her services.