BerniePortal Announces 86 New Brokerage Partners, More Than 15 New Integration Partners in 2018
    By Emily Kubis on December 12, 2018

    The addition brings the total of brokerage firms supporting BerniePortal to over 200 BerniePortal, the all-in-one HR software platform for small...

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    What is a gig worker?
    By Gretchen Smitson on December 11, 2018

    Independent work  A gig worker is an employee who has been contracted temporarily in order to perform an agreed upon task. Gig workers can work...

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    What to do after open enrollment
    By Emily Kubis on December 10, 2018

    Post-open enrollment checklist Finally done with open enrollment? While you might be tempted to close the book on open enrollment until next...

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    How do I get employees to make benefits decisions faster?
    By Emily Kubis on December 7, 2018

    Tips for a smooth open enrollment Open enrollment can be a really stressful time for HR leaders. The annual period when employees renew or change...

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    IRS announces new deadline for providing 1095-Cs to employees
    By Emily Kubis on December 4, 2018

    Filing deadline unchanged The IRS has extended the deadline for employers to provide 1095-C forms to employees in 2019. Employers previously had...

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    What is the CHIP notice?
    By Emily Kubis on December 3, 2018

    Employers must notify workers of possible premium assistance Employers providing group health insurance in states with premium assistance through...

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    The price of poor employee health: $530 billion a year
    By Emily Kubis on November 30, 2018

    Why HR should build a culture of health According to a new report published by the Integrated Benefits Institute, illness-related absences,...

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    What's the difference between an offer letter & employment agreement?
    By Gretchen Smitson on November 29, 2018

      When bringing on a new hire, there are two documents that are sometimes confused: offer letters and employment agreements. What are the...

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    How will the CVS/Aetna merger impact employers?
    By Emily Kubis on November 28, 2018

    Companies complete merger CVS Health and Aetna finalized their $69 billion merger Wednesday, creating a new kind of healthcare company that...

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    What is a 401(k)?
    By Gretchen Smitson on November 27, 2018

    Retirement savings account A 401(k) is a tax-free retirement savings account that many employers offer to employees as an employee benefit. These...

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