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    Three benefits tech red flags to address before open enrollment
    By Alex Tolbert on July 10, 2019

    Check out this column in BenefitsPro: Most brokers recognize the need to provide an online enrollment solution for clients, and many have already...

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    BerniePortal July 2019 Dynamic Duo Spotlight
    By Leah Nobles on July 9, 2019

    Dynamic Duo: NBI & Associates + Cooper Simmons BerniePortal is more than just a software platform to its licensees—it’s a partnership! In order to...

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    What small businesses should look for in performance management software
    By Alex Tolbert on July 8, 2019

    Check out this column in HR Technologist: If your organization doesn’t currently have a standardized performance management tool, evaluating these...

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    Five things HR pros should be doing instead of admin work
    By Alex Tolbert on July 3, 2019

    Check out this column in Recruiter: HR professionals at small and mid-sized businesses are drowning in paperwork and repetitive administrative...

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    Three tips for excellent employee retention
    By Courtney Cox on July 2, 2019

      Unemployment rates are at an all-time low, which means it’s becoming more difficult to find good talent. It’s important for HR teams and...

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    Building a business? How to think about your HR timeline
    By Alex Tolbert on July 1, 2019

    Check out this column in Small Biz Daily: Small business owners are usually experienced in making long-term financial plans or sales strategies,...

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    How long should I keep employee records?
    By Courtney Cox on June 27, 2019

      How long do you keep records when an employee leaves? Your first instinct may be to clean out the old records and only keep the new records...

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    Are you and your clients ready for open enrollment?
    By Emily Kubis on June 27, 2019

      Have the best Q4 ever With Q4 quickly approaching, the time is here to begin strategizing your agency’s plan for open enrollment. Prepping your...

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    Three self-insuring tools for brokers
    By Alex Tolbert on June 26, 2019

    Check out this column in BenefitsPro: Alternate funding strategies are becoming more attractive and accessible for groups of all sizes. As health...

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    How to explain benefits like a pro during open enrollment
    By Emily Kubis on June 25, 2019

      Have the best Q4 ever One of the more challenging aspects of open enrollment is ensuring employees have a good grasp on their benefit options...

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