Some people dislike making New Year resolutions. In fact, they detest it so much they end up making a resolution to not make resolutions.
Posted 2013.01.02 08:58 AM
Twas’ the night before Health Care Reform, in our State ...
Posted 2012.12.23 08:54 AM
My name is Tracy and I’m the other “10%”! I belong to that portion of society who, despite evidence to the contrary, convinces themselves there is always ample reason to over-imbibe. Chances are a particular person came to mind when you read that. If that person is under your supervision, this blog is for you.
Posted 2012.12.17 10:57 AM
There has been so much discussion about healthcare reform, it’s hard to know what end is up.
Posted 2012.12.10 11:24 AM
As we end the year, many people who have Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) still have balances waiting to be spent down.
Posted 2012.12.03 11:00 AM
This Thanksgiving, we would like to encourage all to think beyond family, beyond the Turkey and cranberry chutney, to the bigger picture.
Posted 2012.11.23 09:05 AM
We must address the actual health care costs beyond insurance reform and find a way to keep health care affordable, especially in Alaska where the cost of care is more than any other state.
Posted 2012.11.16 03:34 PM
Which would an employer want to choose under the new rules of health care reform: “pay” or “play”?
Posted 2012.11.12 09:48 AM
EAPs or Employee Assistant Programs are the unsung heroes of the workplace benefit program. In my experience as a Human Resource Professional, I have found them to be one the most powerful tools employers have in their arsenal to combat cost while also helping employees. Ironically, they’re usually underutilized.
Posted 2012.10.26 10:37 AM
A large percentage of employers are beginning the process of renewing their benefits. Many times, this is met with dread and anxiety as rates continue to increase.
Posted 2012.10.22 09:41 AM
I was fortunate to have attended the CommonWealth North luncheon this past week that featured author and CEO, John Torinus.
Posted 2012.10.15 11:15 AM
Healthy “life-styles” seem to come in as many shapes, sizes and styles as the latest and greatest fashion fads.
Posted 2012.10.09 12:01 PM
Health care reform is poised to create a host of challenges for businesses of all sizes, but it may be the smallest companies that face the biggest decisions.
Posted 2012.09.26 11:58 AM
For some employers, renewing their health insurance or even trying to find health insurance feels like a painful process.
Posted 2012.09.17 10:59 AM
How will the new health insurance mandate hit the young and newly graduated?
Posted 2012.09.10 10:08 AM