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    Lauren Brown

    Lauren is an aPHR®-certified member of the Marketing team at Bernard Health. She writes about healthcare insights, employment law, and HR solutions.
    Best Practices for Optimizing Your Website's Careers Page
    By Lauren Brown on June 1, 2021 | 4 min read time

    How you present your organization to the outside world says a lot about your values, your mission, and perhaps most importantly, your company...

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    What Summer Items Can Employees Use their HSA and FSA Funds On?
    By Lauren Brown on June 1, 2021 | 3 min read time

    While summer inspires thoughts of out-of-the-office messages and PTO, employees should also be thinking about their HSA and FSA funds. There are a...

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    Best Practices for Hosting a Company Event in 2021
    By Lauren Brown on May 26, 2021 | 4 min read time

    With increasing availability of vaccinations and new guidance from the CDC, some workforces are returning to the office and company events are...

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    Key Takeaways from Weekdays with Bernie 2021
    By Lauren Brown on May 26, 2021 | 7 min read time

    Each year, HRIS platform and company BerniePortal convenes hundreds of HR industry leaders and innovative thinkers for best-in-class learning...

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    4 Reasons Employers Should Encourage PTO this Summer
    By Lauren Brown on May 25, 2021 | 4 min read time

    With the summer months quickly approaching, employers should encourage their teams to use their paid time off (PTO). Telling employees to take...

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    Is Time Off for Federal Holidays Legally Required in 2021?
    By Lauren Brown on May 19, 2021 | 4 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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    What is the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act?
    By Lauren Brown on May 19, 2021 | 3 min read time

    The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act on May 14, 2021. If signed into law, the proposed legislation would...

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    With New Mask-Wearing Guidance from the CDC, What Should Employers Consider?
    By Lauren Brown on May 17, 2021 | 2 min read time

    The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) announced on May 13, 2021, that fully vaccinated individuals don't need to wear their masks indoors or...

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    How to Recruit Passive Job Candidates
    By Lauren Brown on May 14, 2021 | 4 min read time

    A lot of recruitment strategies are focused on engaging with individuals who are eagerly searching for a new job. However, sometimes the right...

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    Is Your HRIS Working for Your Organization?
    By Lauren Brown on May 12, 2021 | 5 min read time

    Whether you’ve had the same HR software for years or are considering the switch from paper to a fully digital human resources information system...

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