(Extensis January 8, 2018)
Despite the growth within the PEO industry and the increased usage of them by small businesses, there are still some misconceptions around PEOs. One myth in particular seems to come up more often than others – a PEO relationship and employee leasing are the same.
This confusion most likely stems from the relationship that actually exists between a PEO and its client, called co-employment. And while many think employee leasing and co-employment are one in the same, they are actually very different.
In order to clear up the misunderstanding, let’s take a closer look at both employee leasing and co-employment, how they differ from one another, and why PEOs aren’t the same as an employee leasing company. GO TO ARTICLE