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5 Reasons Enhanced Benefits Programs Are Good for Business
Employee Benefits

5 Reasons Enhanced Benefits Programs Are Good for Business

Meaningful, ongoing benefits are good for employees, team culture and your bottom line.
Scott Jordan
Why Office Perks Are Traps, Not Benefits
Inspiring Your Team

Why Office Perks Are Traps, Not Benefits

Don't be seduced by an office with ping-pong tables and massage chairs.
Dennis Eusebio
Thanks to its Parental Leave Policy, Amazon Makes Glassdoor's List of Top Companies
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Thanks to its Parental Leave Policy, Amazon Makes Glassdoor's List of Top Companies

Amazon and American Express take their places on Glassdoor's recently announced list of the top companies with the best benefits and perks.
Entrepreneur Staff
Why Team Input Is the Key to Successful Benefits Planning
Employee Benefits

Why Team Input Is the Key to Successful Benefits Planning

To understand what benefits fantastic employees truly value, why not just ask 'em?
Kelsey Meyer
Should You Still Offer Health Insurance as a Benefit?
Health Insurance

Should You Still Offer Health Insurance as a Benefit?

Workers and entrepreneurs are looking for answers about the health care law's uncertain future.
Jennifer Fitzgerald
Uber Offers Major Incentive to Get Commuters to Use Carpooling Option
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Uber Offers Major Incentive to Get Commuters to Use Carpooling Option

Employees of participating companies can pay for UberPool rides with pre-tax income.
Lydia Belanger
Communication Determines the Success of Your Business
Communication Strategies

Communication Determines the Success of Your Business

Many businesses fail and it's is not due to a faulty product, but a faulty communication strategy.
Matt Fore
The Expensive Benefit Plan Penalties You'll Want to Avoid
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The Expensive Benefit Plan Penalties You'll Want to Avoid

The DOL has released a list of updated penalties for employee benefits, and you need to stay compliant now more than ever.
Matt Straz
This Is the One Simple Thing Employees Really Want
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This Is the One Simple Thing Employees Really Want

Why aren't employers' engagement strategies hitting the mark? Hint: Snacks and team outings aren't the answer.
Matt Straz
The Well-Being Perks You Never Thought to Offer
Perks

The Well-Being Perks You Never Thought to Offer

Shorter work weeks? Pets in the office? We say 'woof!'
Heather R. Huhman
Businesses Shouldn't Underestimate the Real Benefits of Parental Leave
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Businesses Shouldn't Underestimate the Real Benefits of Parental Leave

Employers who accommodate families are rewarded with more committed employees.
Laura Kerekes and Christina McShane
Small-Business Leaders: It's Time for More Progressive Paid Leave Policies
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Small-Business Leaders: It's Time for More Progressive Paid Leave Policies

Entrepreneurs are driving innovation on so many different levels. Shouldn't we be at the forefront of paid leave, too?
Heather Whaling
This Unicorn Wants to Streamline Health Benefits for Small Businesses
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This Unicorn Wants to Streamline Health Benefits for Small Businesses

Payroll platform Gusto is adding new tool for easier insurance plan selection.
Nina Zipkin
Do You Care More About Vacation Policies -- or Your People?
Paid Time Off

Do You Care More About Vacation Policies -- or Your People?

Three signs that your time-off policy isn't working.
Matt Straz