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.
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...
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...
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.”...
This week is not just a business article, but also a personal story. After all our personal lives impact our professional lives. On Friday, June 28, my niece was found dead from an overdose at a...
“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...
Yep! Earned my OSHA Construction Safety and Health Card a little over a year ago. Am I proud of it? Probably — just a little. If you sit through several days of training on what you should and...
A New I-9 Form By Heidi Shadel As if you didn’t already have enough to keep up with—on September 18, 2017, there is a new I-9 Form that we must use. What is the I-9 form? The I-9 is simply the form...
By Dale Shadel, CPA and Business Consultant, Payroll Specialist Small business owners wear many hats. Payroll should not be one of these hats. Laws, tax rates, and due dates are constantly...
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.