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    Drew Gieseke

    Drew Gieseke is on the Marketing team at Bernard Health, where he writes about HR and healthcare solutions.
    Five Tips to Consider when Choosing a Benefits Broker
    By Drew Gieseke on June 10, 2020 | 2 min read time

    Choosing a health insurance broker is a tedious undertaking. You want a broker who can help keep your benefits costs down without sacrificing any...

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    Six Great Questions to Ask Candidates During a Job Interview
    By Drew Gieseke on June 9, 2020 | 2 min read time

    Hiring new employees is a tricky task. In many ways, the current hiring market favors interviewees—more often than not, if you find a qualified...

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    Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Changes Are Here
    By Drew Gieseke on June 8, 2020 | 3 min read time

    As the coronavirus continues to impact the U.S. economy, Federal lawmakers have passed the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act (PPPFA) to...

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    How to Announce a Change to Your Maternity and Paternity Leave Policy
    By Drew Gieseke on June 5, 2020 | 3 min read time

    As the benefits season rolls around, it’s always best practice to evaluate your organization’s current offerings to see what works, what doesn’t,...

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    What is a Qualifying Life Event?
    By Drew Gieseke on June 5, 2020 | 2 min read time

    While open enrollment is a once-per-year period, qualifying life events can take place for employees at any point on the calendar. Discover all...

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    U.S. Gains 2.5 Million Jobs in May—What’s Next?
    By Drew Gieseke on June 5, 2020 | 2 min read time

    The Bureau of Labor Statistics announced a surprising number on June 5, 2020: the labor market had added 2.5 million jobs during the month of May....

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    How to Offer Open Enrollment While Working From Home
    By Drew Gieseke on June 4, 2020 | 3 min read time

    It’s never too early to begin thinking about open enrollment. After all, aside from payroll, benefits packages tend to account for the majority of...

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    COVID-19: Liability Immunity for Businesses May Be Coming Soon
    By Drew Gieseke on June 2, 2020 | 2 min read time

    Could your industry be granted liability immunity for coronavirus-related litigation? While Congress continues to debate over another round of...

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    How Employers Can Prepare for and Conduct an Exit Interview
    By Drew Gieseke on June 1, 2020 | 3 min read time

    Exit interviews aren’t always comfortable for either party, but they do serve a vital purpose in how a company betters itself. Flip the entire...

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    Remote Coaching and Managing Best Practices
    By Drew Gieseke on June 1, 2020 | 2 min read time

    With remote work rapidly becoming more familiar in today’s work environment—approximately 4.7 million people were working from home in February...

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