The Level-Funding Alternative

There is a rise in popularity in Level-funding plans within the 51-99 market segment.   Level-funded arrangements enable employers to benefit from the regular and predictable cost of a fully insured plan with the flexibility of a Self-insured plan and without...

/ August 12, 2017

Navigating Conflict Up and Down the Organization

Navigating Conflict Up and Down the Organization Consider the following questions: Do you know what to do when you and your boss disagree? Have you developed a strategy for when you disapprove of an employee’s attitude? Are you successfully encouraging...

/ August 8, 2017

Leveraging Your Benefits Package to Win the War on Talent

Leveraging Your Benefits Package to Win the War on Talent As the competition for talent continues to grow, employers turn to their benefits packages to attract and retain top talent. In the last 12 months, one third of organizations increased...

/ July 28, 2017

5 Minute Mood Boosters

5 Minute Mood Boosters Write THREE great things that happened today. Grab a piece of paper, a notebook, or your phone, and jot down three things that you’re grateful for or happy about. It doesn’t have to be a huge thing;...

/ July 26, 2017

Advice To Hiring Managers: Less Is More

Advice To Hiring Managers: Less Is More When trying to determine if job candidates are a good fit, for hiring managers it’s okay to be a bit “boring”—a tip that extends to small talk you make during the interview to what kind of questions...

/ July 24, 2017

Why Employee Development Is Important And Can Cost You Talent

Why Employee Development Is Important And Can Cost You Talent Victor Lipman has two decades of Fortune 500 front-line and executive management experience. In 2012, he retired and spent the next couple of years thinking about researching and writing “The...

/ July 20, 2017

Determining Whether You Are an ALE Under ACA 

Determining Whether You Are an  ALE Under ACA Answering whether your organization is an ALE (applicable large employer) under the ACA (Affordable Care Act) is not as obvious as it may sound. While it may be secondhand to some, others...

/ July 19, 2017