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    Courtney Cox

    Courtney is an aPHR certified product marketer on the BerniePortal team who focuses her writing on all things HR.
    9 PTO Tips and Reminders HR Should Consider Before the Holidays
    By Courtney Cox on November 7, 2020 | 6 min read time

    From planning your company’s holiday party to managing time off requests, there’s enough extra work to make even the jolliest HR manager stressed.

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    Defined: Voluntary vs. Involuntary Employee Turnover
    By Courtney Cox on October 20, 2020 | 3 min read time

    Regardless of the business, there are two main types of employee turnover: voluntary and involuntary. Within each of these categories, you will...

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    How HR and Small Businesses Can Improve Labor Law Compliance for 2021
    By Courtney Cox on October 16, 2020 | 5 min read time

    The Department of Labor (DOL) requires that employers post certain notices in their workplaces in order to ensure employees have access to...

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    Five Ways to Recruit and Retain Top Employee Talent
    By Courtney Cox on October 15, 2020 | 2 min read time

    Finding top-talent that fits within your organization is a challenge and an opportunity for all employers. Additionally, retaining the best...

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    How many hours can part-time employees work without benefits?
    By Courtney Cox on September 21, 2020 | 3 min read time

    Without a federal definition defining part-time work, there's a lot of room for confusion and mistakes. Let’s discuss how to handle benefits for...

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    Annual HR Compliance Notices for Employee Benefits 2021
    By Courtney Cox on September 21, 2020 | 4 min read time

    When it comes to your employee benefits communications, how confident are you in providing your employees (and their dependents) with all of the...

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    Five end-of-year HR reminders to send employees before 2021
    By Courtney Cox on September 16, 2020 | 3 min read time

    Check These Items Off Your List Before 2021 As the end of the year approaches, it’s easy for many organizations to go into autopilot. But for HR...

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    BerniePortal Shortlisted for 2020 SaaS Awards
    By Courtney Cox on August 4, 2020 | 1 min read time

        BerniePortal is a finalist in the 2020 SaaS Awards program in the categories Best SaaS for HR and Best SaaS for Recruiting. 

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    IRS releases HSA limits for 2021
    By Courtney Cox on June 17, 2020 | 1 min read time

    The IRS has released the 2021 cost-of-living adjusted limits for health savings accounts (HSAs) and high-deductible health plans (HDHPs). 

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    Termination Letter: What is it and How Do I Write One?
    By Courtney Cox on May 6, 2020 | 3 min read time

    Making a decision to terminate an employee is stressful for all parties involved, but as an employer, it's a necessary part of business. Find out...

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