California Moves Toward a Statewide Individual Mandate

In response to the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which eliminated the federal individual mandate penalty  the California Assembly passed a bill to create a statewide individual mandate instead. AB 414 was passed to establish the California Health Care Coverage Shared...

8 Common Employee Handbook Mistakes

Having clear and concise policies for employees is essential in keeping the workplace a safe and productive place. This firmly sets the expectations for employee performance and conduct to help prevent misunderstandings and resolve disputes before they can escalate....

The Biggest Reason Your Employees Are Quitting

When you find amazing employees, you want to hold on to them as long as you can. When they inevitably leave, it can have you wondering why. The biggest reason your employees are quitting is that they’re just not engaged. A poll by Gallup found that only 33% of...

Health Benefit Costs Predicted to Increase in 2020

What’s on the horizon for health benefits in 2020? A report by PwC’s Health Research Institute projects an increase in medical costs that will affect the employer insurance market for the upcoming benefit year. Medical costs have been increasing each year, but at a...