BerniePortal HR Blog

Emerging HR trends, compliance updates, recruitment and retention—everything you need to keep your organization running smoothly.

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    Sara Loomis

    Sara is a writer on the marketing team at BerniePortal. She writes about HR, healthcare, and benefits.
    Top HR Conferences for 2023
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | November 30, 2022

    Over the past three years, the world of work has changed forever. And that means the human resources industry has to change too. As HR pros continue...

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    Company Holiday Events: Last-Minute Planning Cheat Sheet
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | November 22, 2022

    A quick Google search of holiday party planning tips will tell you everyone’s biggest piece of advice: start planning early. Organizing a companywide...

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    When Is the Best Time to Switch Payroll Providers?
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | November 16, 2022

    For small to midsize businesses, payroll can be not only the biggest part of the budget, but also a daunting responsibility for HR. Staying compliant...

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    IRS Roundup: 2023 Tax Brackets, 401(k) Contributions, and FSA Limits
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | November 9, 2022

    The Internal Revenue Service, or IRS, regularly makes changes to adjust its regulations in response to inflation. But with inflation at or near...

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    HR Guide to Glassdoor’s New DE&I Filter—and More
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | November 4, 2022

    Although the red-hot hiring market is beginning to cool—a little—most organizations are still working hard to attract and retain top talent. And...

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    Compliance Update: EEOC Revises Mandatory Workplace Poster
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | October 28, 2022

    In an official press release, the EEOC announced a new workplace poster that covered employers must display prominently in the workplace. That means...

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    Apple Poised to Enter Health Insurance Market in 2024
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | October 20, 2022

    As an HR professional, you know how important healthcare is to your team. And the rising costs of health services and coverage don’t seem to be...

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    IRS Affordability Rule Changes for Families: What HR Should Know
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | October 19, 2022

    In addition to open enrollment and year-end housekeeping, Q4 often comes with the added stress of interpreting legislation that will take effect in...

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    HR’s End-of-Year Checklist: How to Finish Q4 on the Right Foot
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | October 13, 2022

    With Q4 upon us, now is the time to ramp up preparation efforts for the end of the year. From employee benefits deadlines, to compliance and legal...

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    How to Mobilize Power Skills to Future-Proof Your Organization
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | October 11, 2022

    As technology continues to accelerate and we settle into the new world of work post-COVID, organizations are asking big questions about what factors...

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