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    Alexis Merrill

    Alexis is an aPHR-certified member of the Marketing team at Bernard Health. She writes about HR technology, healthcare, and more.
    How to Manage COVID Compliance During Recruitment
    By Alexis Merrill on January 11, 2022 | 5 min read time

    As the new year is upon us, many companies are ramping up their recruitment efforts to fill open spots on their team. While recruiting and hiring...

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    What is Pay Compression and How HR Should Address It
    By Alexis Merrill on January 7, 2022 | 5 min read time

    Undoubtedly, 2021 was a year full of changes for the workforce--from employees resigning in record numbers to many employers remaining remote for...

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    5 Ways to Predict And Prevent Employee Resignation with BerniePortal
    By Alexis Merrill on December 23, 2021 | 7 min read time

    You’ve likely seen headlines about the current labor shortage as a result of the pandemic. If you are looking for members to fill your team, it...

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    Base Pay Rates Projected to Increase in 2022
    By Alexis Merrill on December 17, 2021 | 8 min read time

    The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a lot of devastating outcomes, and the workforce is no exception. From offices being rattled by work from home...

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    How HR Can Prepare for the New Omicron Variant
    By Alexis Merrill on December 8, 2021 | 4 min read time

    With the holiday season approaching and Omicron variant cases rising, the Biden administration announced its newest pandemic strategy last week....

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    How to Establish Your 2022 PTO Policy With BerniePortal
    By Alexis Merrill on December 3, 2021 | 9 min read time

    As the year comes to an end, questions from employees around unused PTO are typically just beginning. When it comes to establishing a company PTO...

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    How BerniePortal Can Help Avoid Facebook’s Hiring Scandal
    By Alexis Merrill on November 29, 2021 | 7 min read time

    Expanding your employee roster is always an exciting business move, but there are many ways companies can get themselves into hot water when...

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    How You Can Avoid Walmart's Class Action COBRA Problem
    By Alexis Merrill on November 23, 2021 | 4 min read time

    According to a recent class action lawsuit, Walmart is the latest large company to fall victim to an HR mishap. A former Walmart employee is...

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    Is Time Off for Federal Holidays Legally Required in 2022?
    By Alexis Merrill on November 16, 2021 | 6 min read time

    With federal holidays scattered throughout the year, HR teams need to make sure their workforces are prepared for every long weekend. Does...

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