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    Sarah Brinton

    Sarah Brinton is an Organization Success Team Member for BerniePortal and BerniePortal's sister company, Bernard Health. She has worked as an HR professional for four years and is responsible for assisting in keeping BerniePortal and Bernard Health going and growing.
    Biweekly is Best: How to Think About Pay Schedules
    By Sarah Brinton on December 9, 2021 | 2 min read time

    We’ve all been there. Payroll can be frustrating for many reasons, and in many small to midsize businesses, it’s HR’s responsibility.  No one pays...

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    Satisfaction & Retention: How Taking Surveys Helps You Keep Employees
    By Sarah Brinton on December 2, 2021 | 2 min read time

    We’ve been hearing about the “Great Resignation” since April, but over the last several months, research has shed more light on what’s behind this...

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    OSHA Releases Biden’s Vaccine Mandate: How to Do It Right
    By Sarah Brinton on November 19, 2021 | 2 min read time

    It’s been over two months since President Biden announced a federal COVID vaccine mandate for private employers. At that time, he directed the...

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    How Workplace Transparency Boosts Retention
    By Sarah Brinton on November 11, 2021 | 2 min read time

    Many employers are feeling the strain of the so-called “Great Resignation.” Record numbers of workers have quit their jobs over 2021, leaving many...

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    Holidays with HR: How to Plan Your Office Party and Why
    By Sarah Brinton on November 4, 2021 | 2 min read time

    You’ve noticed it in stores and online... earlier and earlier each year... right on the heels of Halloween... It's Christmas Creep! It can be...

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    HR Horror Stories
    By Sarah Brinton on October 28, 2021 | 2 min read time

    Once again, Halloween is creeping up on us, but HR pros know you don’t have to leave the office for a good scare! The next problem to solve is always...

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    Guide to Open Enrollment 2022
    By Sarah Brinton on October 21, 2021 | 2 min read time

    Many HR pros know how overwhelming Q4 can be, especially if you’re rolling out open enrollment while wrapping up a fiscal year. In addition to the...

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    What HR Can Do to Boost its Reputation Within an Organization
    By Sarah Brinton on October 14, 2021 | 2 min read time

    HR isn’t the role to be liked by all of your employees or to get validation from teammates. In fact, you don’t have to be liked at all. But, you...

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    Manager Training: How to Develop Skills for Management Teams
    By Sarah Brinton on October 7, 2021 | 2 min read time

    Every day, HR is exposed to the best ideas within an organization. Human resources pros are the only people in their companies who work with...

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    What HR Needs to Know About the Federal Vaccine Mandate
    By Sarah Brinton on September 30, 2021 | 2 min read time

    On September 9th, President Biden announced a new federal vaccine mandate. This requirement—along with several others announced in the same...

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