What Trump’s ACA Changes Will Mean for Small Employers

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Amid the many questions it raised, there’s one thing clear now that President Trump has signed an executive order that would begin to dismantle the Affordable Care Act: Small-business owners, particularly those with fewer than 50 employees, will want to reconsider their decision to send those workers to ACA exchanges for their coverage. The owners… Read more »

How to Retain Employees in a Hot Job Market

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The U.S. labor market hit its stride in July. In fact, the numbers beat expectations as employers added a whopping 209,000 jobs. That was the big news. What didn’t make the headlines was the fact that more than 3 million employees in the United States quit their jobs in March alone, according to the latest… Read more »

Healthy Benefits Tied to Healthy Corporate Reputation

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Efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare flopped in Congress. So now what? Regardless of what happens next, the quality of your company’s health benefits package will no doubt have a distinct impact on your reputation. That’s according to a survey from the Healthcare Trends Institute, which found – not surprisingly – that the majority of… Read more »

6 Things to Watch For During Open Enrollment

So apparently Americans are likely to spend more time planning their next vacation than really digging into the nitty-gritty of their health benefit choices during open enrollment periods at work. Bad move, right? What are the consequences of this? They’re rather serious, actually, starting with the fact that your employees are likely to make choices… Read more »