Pay It Forward | Oct 05, 2019

Spreading the PAW-sitivity

Pets - if you have one, they're basically a family member. That's the opinion of Payworks Sales Consultant, Josh Gault and essentially the reason why he chose to spend his paid day of to volunteer at Bay Cat and Dog Hospital in Downtown Toronto on June 5.  "I came across this hospital through a sales inquiry," explained Josh about how he first learned of...
Pay It Forward | Oct 04, 2019

Raising more than $300K for United Way

We recently wrapped up our most successful United Way Workplace Campaign yet!  This marked the year that Payworks staff from across the country made an investment that broke the $300,000 mark - a total of $308,175, 112% of our national $275,000...
Culture | Oct 03, 2019

Top 4 tips for small business clients from Small Biz Whiz, Mandy Campbell

Amanda Campbell, or ‘Mandy’ as she’s known by colleagues and customers, leads a team of Small Business Client Service Representatives (CSRs) here at Payworks. After 12.5 years in the industry, she has a wealth of experience helping our small...
Resources | Sep 23, 2019

Best Practices: what to do with employee personal information

We live in a time where awareness regarding our personal information, especially who has it and what they are doing with it, is at an all-time high. As a result of this, businesses in particular need to be aware of the various privacy laws and...
Culture | Sep 19, 2019

A (work) day in the life of Janice Gross

Meet Janice Gross, a Payworks Team Lead in the Winnipeg Development Department. One could say Janice is a real-life Payworks superhero; first on the scene and always ready to share her knowledge and lend a helping hand. More specifically, Janice is...
Media | Sep 11, 2019

That's so nice, Janice

The favourite part of Team Lead, Development Janice Gross' job is the Timbits and doughnuts...  Seriously though, shes a payroll superstar. September 9-13 is The Canadian Payroll Association's National Payroll Week, which is a time to recognize all...
Pay It Forward | Sep 08, 2019

Visiting United Way Agencies

It's that time of the year, where our United Way Workplace Campaign is right around the corner.  As a preamble to all things United Way, Payworks typically hosts a handful of United Way Winnipeg Agency Tours in the month of August, where 10+ members of our staff visit between three to four United Way sponsored agencies in the city to see first-hand the...
Pay It Forward | Sep 06, 2019

Maria is pumped to lend United Way Winnipeg a helping hand

Payworks Quality Assurance Analyst, Maria Polishchuk will be our fifth United Way Winnipeg Sponsored Executive (SE), which means for a three-month time period Payworks will continue to pay Maria's salary as she works as a member of the United Way...
Media | Sep 05, 2019

Happy International Day of Charity

September 5 is recognized as the International Day of Charity, declared so by the United Nations General Assembly in 2012. It's a day to raise awareness and recognize charity-related activities and how they impact our communities on a local,...
Media | Aug 30, 2019

Say it like it is with Selena

As any Human Resources Department, the HR Team here at Payworks handles a range of functions within the organization including hiring our amazing employees from coast-to-coast, on-boarding new staff, training all employees, as well as maintaining...
Pay It Forward | Aug 24, 2019

'Putting' it Forward

Rachel Wolman aced her Pay it Forward (PIF) day while volunteering at the Winnipeg Harvest Lee Newton Memorial Golf Tournament June 11. In support of Winnipeg Harvest Inc., the St. Boniface Golf Club was host to the day-long event.Winnipeg Harvest is a non-profit organization with the goal of ending hunger and providing training opportunities to help end...
Media | Aug 23, 2019

Find out The Biz with Liz

  Payworks Client Service Representatives help our clients with everything under the sun. They provide personalized, one-to-one service to more than 20,000 customers across Canada. Our Service Team is there to help our clients in any way they can,...
Pay It Forward | Aug 17, 2019

Bringing dinner home for RMHC Manitoba

For many companies, team building is an important component of the corporate culture. There are a variety of ways to engage your department or team in activities that increase motivation and promote cooperation - a team building exercise doesn't...
Resources | Aug 09, 2019

Book club with the Director of HR

Though the August long weekend may be over, we can't help but share our excitement for Friday, August 9. That's because today is National Book Lover's Day! This is a day for all the bibliophiles out there, whether you're a fan of graphic novels,...
Culture | Jul 31, 2019

Welcoming Youth CEO for the third year

Payworks Winnipeg welcomed 15 youth and two mentors from the Winnipeg Aboriginal Sport Achievement Centre (WASAC) to our Head Office and National Service Centre on July 23 as a part of the Youth CEO program. This Business Council of Manitoba...
Pay It Forward | Jul 27, 2019

Connecting with the community

Payworks Privacy Officer Louise Collette spent May 6th  Paying it Forward at Morberg House, a 12-bed transitional residence for homeless individuals in the heart of St-Boniface, Winnipeg. Staffed 24/7, the residence provides services and support for...
Pay It Forward | Jul 26, 2019

Trading desks & coffee mugs for hammers & hard hats

In June, Payworks staff traded in their desks, computers, and coffee mugs for hammers, nails, and hard hats. On two separate occasions there were 10 staff who used their Pay it Forward (PIF) Day to volunteer with Habitat for Humanity (HFH) Manitoba. HFH is a nonprofit organization located all across the country that provides affordable homes for low-income...
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