Month: March 2017

Top 5 Healthcare Questions from Employees

Top 5 Healthcare Questions from Employees As an HR leader in your organization, you are likely asked questions regarding your organization’s healthcare plan on a regular basis. While we encourage our clients to direct these questions to our Client Care Team...

/ March 30, 2017

8 Essential Skills for Managing Change in the Workplace

Becoming a Change Leader- 8 Essential Skills for Managing Change in the Workplace Navigating change is no easy feat. In a recent study conducted by Forbes & Towers Watson, only 25% of change management initiatives are successful over the long term. And...

/ March 29, 2017

Student Loan Repayment Benefits – Is It Worth The Investment?

Student Loan Repayment Benefits – Is It Worth The Investment?   When I graduated college, my student loan debt prevented me from doing many things: getting a place of my own, saving in my 401(k), and much more.   As...

/ March 25, 2017

Train Your Brain to Focus Using These 4 Steps

Train Your Brain to Focus Using These 4 Steps What is the first thing that pops into your head when you hear the names Bill Gates and Warren Buffet? These two men are the faces of wealth and entrepreneurship, and...

/ March 25, 2017

House Committees Release Proposed Legislation to Repeal and Replace the ACA

House Committees Release Proposed Legislation to Repeal and Replace the ACA UPDATE: The American Health Care Act (AHCA), which had been proposed on March 6, 2017 to replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA), has been pulled as House Republican leaders...

/ March 23, 2017

HR Seminar Invite: When Reasonable People Do Unreasonable Things

When Reasonable People Do Unreasonable Things Anger can make the most well-intentioned and rational people act in ways that baffle their colleagues. When triggered, even the most reasonable among us choose unreasonable behaviors.  However, anger is an important data point...

/ March 22, 2017

7 Simple Hiring Changes to Build a More Diverse Team

7 Simple Hiring Changes to Build a More Diverse Team As a result of International Women’s Day, concerned, thoughtful people around the world discussed how to best close the gender gap that continues to keep the proportion of women in...

/ March 20, 2017

Should I Seriously Consider Self-Funding or Are There Other Options?

Should I seriously consider self-funding or are there other options? More and more, small to medium sized organizations are choosing to pay out of pocket for employee health claims rather than paying a high fixed monthly premium to an insurance...

/ March 17, 2017