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    Alex Tolbert

    Alex is the founder and CEO of BerniePortal. He is a recognized thought leader on technology, HR and benefits.
    Why your PTO approach matters when choosing time-tracking HR software
    By Alex Tolbert on November 21, 2018 | 2 min read time

    PTO programs and policies and technology More and more organizations are bringing HR administration online with software tools that manage...

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    Is your broker providing enough value?
    By Alex Tolbert on November 19, 2018 | 2 min read time

    Check out this column in Employee Benefits Adviser:  Most employers that offer group benefits work with a benefits broker. When it’s time for...

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    How will the benefits administration landscape evolve in 2019?
    By Alex Tolbert on October 26, 2018 | 2 min read time

    Check out this column in BenefitsPro: There is a paradigm shift occurring in the small and mid-sized employer market that affects the way many...

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    To solve benefits challenges, look first to HR
    By Alex Tolbert on October 24, 2018 | 2 min read time

    Check out this column in BenefitsPro: There is a paradigm shift occurring in the small and mid-sized employer market that affects the way many...

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    How brokers can help employers in the face of high employment rates
    By Alex Tolbert on October 22, 2018 | 2 min read time

    Check out this column in BenefitsPro: The U.S. is in a period of historically low unemployment, which provides a natural lift to brokerages. As...

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    Five questions HR should ask about benefits software
    By Alex Tolbert on September 5, 2018 | 3 min read time

    Check out this column in HR Technologist: In a competitive job market, a comprehensive benefits package is a key tool for recruitment and...

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    Factors shaping the benefits administration industry this fall
    By Alex Tolbert on August 31, 2018 | 2 min read time

    Check out this column in BenefitsPro: With more than a billion dollars invested in the HR tech industry last year, adoption continues to rise for...

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    How hospital admission forms might shape the future of reference-based pricing
    By Alex Tolbert on July 23, 2018 | 4 min read time

    Check out this column in Becker's Hospital Review: A critical factor in the debate over reference-based pricing, a benefits strategy where...

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    Online onboarding: What HR should look for
    By Alex Tolbert on July 6, 2018 | 2 min read time

    Check out this column in HR Technologist: A new study released by software company Digitate found that employees who had a negative onboarding...

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    Reference-based pricing: where do carriers go from here?
    By Alex Tolbert on June 15, 2018 | 2 min read time

    Check out this column on healthcare costs in BenefitsPro: Back in 2015, the big topic in health care was insurance company consolidation. This was...

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