Month: June 2017

What’s the ROI on Workforce Development?

What’s the ROI on Workforce Development? Everywhere we look, there is an increase in learning and development funding and yet historically, it’s the first business area to see budget cuts in times of crisis. So, how do you quantify the...

/ June 30, 2017

What is Your Organization’s Reputation Worth?

What is Your Organization’s Reputation Worth? This has been discussed many times over, but I want to focus on an aspect of reputational risk that doesn’t get as much press, and in my opinion, has the potential to fundamentally hinder...

/ June 30, 2017

Vacationing Employees are Better Performers

Vacationing Employees are Better Performers According to a recent report from HR platform Namely, low performers in the office actually take substantially less vacation time than high performers, 14 days compared with 19 days on average. Such a substantial difference, the...

/ June 27, 2017

Medicaid & The Healthcare Debate in America

Medicaid & The Healthcare Debate in America Medicaid is by far one of the single most far-reaching aspects of the healthcare debate that should not be ignored by employers.  For a certainty, the effect of the proposed caps and reductions on...

/ June 23, 2017

Short Term Disability – Self-Insure for Long-Term Cost Savings?

Short Term Disability – Self-Insure for Long-Term Cost Savings? Benchmark data suggests that most companies provide company paid Short-Term Disability(STD) benefits to their employees. According to SHRM’s 2016 Employee Benefits survey, which looks at recent offerings, STD benefits are provided on an employer...

/ June 23, 2017

3 Part Webinar Series-Care for the Leader in You

Take the time for self-care this summer! Exude’s complimentary wellness webinar series is designed to help you recharge and re-energize yourself emotionally, psychologically and physically to ultimately be a better leader in your organization. Register for the 3-Part Series Here!...

/ June 22, 2017

IRS Begins ACA Employer Reporting Penalty Process

IRS Begins ACA Employer Reporting Penalty Process Background Pursuant to the Affordable Care Act (“ACA”), all Applicable Large Employers (more than 50 FTEs) must file statements with the IRS (Form 1094-C), and provide statements to their employees (Form 1095-C), regarding...

/ June 21, 2017

Employers Look Beyond ROI for Wellness Programs… Here’s Why

Employers Look Beyond ROI for Wellness Programs… Here’s Why Gone are the days of using numbers to measure the success of your wellness program. Employers are now focusing on employee well-being as the most important measure of success. The case...

/ June 14, 2017