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The Pros and Cons of Retaining a PEO

​Hiring a professional employer organization, or PEO, has become a very popular option for small businesses that need help managing the wide range of administrative details involved in overseeing a workforce. But some companies—and their workers—aren’t comfortable with the idea of introducing a third party into all areas of the employee-employer relationship. Here’s how to decide if a PEO is right for your company.