Welcome to HR Party of One. In this series Ryan McCostlin will help you understand and demystify Human Resources issues facing small and medium sized employers all over the United States. Ryan will tackle common HR issues like benefits, compliance, onboarding, offboarding, and payroll. If you’re like many of us, you’re the only person at your organization who does this back office stuff that keeps the rest of the company going and growing. You’re an HR party of one, and you are in the right place.