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Posted by Greg Paradiso | Mon, July 27
A private benefit exchange (PBE) is simply an online marketplace where employees can choose from a wide array of medical, dental, life, disability and voluntary benefits.   A private exchange is... » read more
Posted by Lori Smith | Thu, June 04
What Does Employee Engagement Have to Do with Wellness? My answer to this question is; it has everything to do with wellness. Before I explain why, it is important that we understand what we mean... » read more
Posted by Brenda Sabin | Wed, June 03
The U.S. Department of Labor recently released updated model forms for employers to use in connection with leave taken by their employees under the federal Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA). The... » read more
Posted by Hilary Whitaker | Wed, June 03
There has been so much buzz recently around voluntary benefits, how important they are for your company, and why you should integrate them with your overall benefit strategy.  But what about the “how... » read more
Posted by Greg Paradiso | Wed, June 03
According to the Society for Human Resource Management, the average HR Information System is over five years old.  At the same time, there has been an explosion of new developments and options for... » read more
Posted by Michael Kilfoyle | Wed, June 03
Talk about a splash.  Zenefits, a two year old company, has gotten both press and a lot of venture capital dollars for their business that has disrupted the HR and employee benefits marketplace.  ... » read more
Posted by Greg Paradiso | Fri, May 15
We know the old saying “If you build it, they will come.”  Maybe in the Field of Dreams but that does NOT apply to computer systems and software.  In today’s world, users “vote with their feet”.  If... » read more
Posted by Michael Kilfoyle | Mon, April 20
Remember Charlie Brown’s teacher, that nameless, faceless and shapeless creature, that emitted the “whaa-whaa-whaa” sound that put Peppermint Patty to sleep?  If not, here’s a clip to refresh you.... » read more
Posted by Greg Paradiso | Tue, April 14
In a recent ADP survey of 750 mid-sized U.S. companies, executives were asked what their top economic and business concerns were.  The main concerns were: Health Costs - 69 percent are concerned... » read more
Posted by Michael Kilfoyle | Fri, March 20
Have you had it with ACA reporting?  How about health insurance increases?  Have you tapped out your cost-shifting options?  Do you have wellness fatigue?  Are you feeling like it’s getting harder to... » read more