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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.
    How to Set Expectations for Employees During the Holidays
    By Lauren Brown on November 11, 2020 | 2 min read time

    The holiday season is always synonymous with travel, anticipation, and a certain level of stress for employers and employees alike. This year will...

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    Metrics that Help HR Build a Better Organization
    By Lauren Brown on November 6, 2020 | 1 min read time

    There are plenty of ways to measure your company’s success, but sometimes taking a performance inventory of your organization isn’t always first...

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    What Fast-Growing Benefits Should HR Consider for 2021?
    By Lauren Brown on November 5, 2020 | 2 min read time

    After a year full of changes for employers and their workforces worldwide, it’s more important than ever to pay attention to a few key benefits...

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    Should Benefit Packages Include Pet Insurance?
    By Lauren Brown on October 30, 2020 | 2 min read time

    With employees spending more time at home, many people have taken the opportunity to add pets to their families. The quickly-approaching holidays...

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    Study Reports More Challenges for Women in the Workplace in 2020
    By Lauren Brown on October 28, 2020 | 3 min read time

    McKinsey & Company and Lean In’s 2020 Women in the Workplace study, the sixth consecutive study of its kind, found that corporate America is at a...

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    Can Employers Have PTO Blackout Dates?
    By Lauren Brown on October 23, 2020 | 2 min read time

    With the end of the year quickly approaching, it’s important to send your team reminders about your PTO policy—especially if your policy includes...

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    How Should Employers Plan for Holiday Parties?
    By Lauren Brown on October 9, 2020 | 2 min read time

    The end of the year usually means long-awaited holiday parties and celebrations at the office. However, with COVID-19 still surging across the...

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    7 Major HR Employment Law Changes in 2020
    By Lauren Brown on October 7, 2020 | 4 min read time

     A lot has happened in 2020 that directly impacted HR teams, and this year continues to be anything but predictable. The same goes for compliance...

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    Defined: What is a Multiple Employer Welfare Arrangement (MEWA)?
    By Lauren Brown on October 6, 2020 | 4 min read time

    As employers prepare for open enrollment and plan recruiting strategies, it's important for teams to learn how they can best maximize benefits...

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    Have You Revisited Your Remote Work Policy?
    By Lauren Brown on October 2, 2020 | 2 min read time

    Since mid-March, the COVID-19 pandemic has forced offices across the country to close and many teams continue to work from home months later....

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