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image It’s well known that employee engagement is an important aspect of keeping productivity and profits up. Engaged workers consistently provide better customer service, make fewer mistakes than their less engaged colleagues, have a lower turnover rate, and speak highly of their employer outside of work. Employers know that offering competitive pay and benefits are essential […] continue reading this post


infographic There are limits to how much employers and employees can contribute to a retirement plan, IRA, or flexible spending account each year, and the limits differ widely, depending on the type of plan. After three years at a standstill, the Treasury Department recently raised the limits for contributions to pensions and other retirement plans such […] continue reading this post


image Less than a week after hurricane Harvey finished its path of destruction through parts of Texas, hurricane Irma is set to hit Florida. Texans are slowly trying to recover from one of the worst natural disasters they’ve ever seen while Floridians are trying to prepare for the worst and hope for the best. Natural disasters […] continue reading this post


Last Thursday, the California Senate approved SB-562 – a $400 billion-a-year single-payer health insurance system for all residents (including undocumented immigrants and incarcerated felons) of California, being dubbed Healthy California. If passed, the program will completely overhaul how California citizens receive their health coverage. The bill proposes a single, government-run, universal-care system for everyone in […] continue reading this post


photo With the talent pool as aggressive as it is lately, employers – especially those with small businesses – need to find ways to recruit and retain the skilled workers they’re looking for. One of the easiest ways to attract and keep the best and brightest workers is to offer a robust benefits package. Standard benefits […] continue reading this post