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    Recruiting Metrics: What HR Needs to be Tracking
    By Drew Gieseke on August 6, 2021 | 4 min read time

    Organizations that are interested in updating and improving hiring practices need to definitively know if their efforts are successful. While...

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    How to Conduct a Face-to-Face Interview Best Practices
    By Drew Gieseke on August 5, 2021 | 5 min read time

    One of the final stages of the recruitment process is a face-to-face interview between a candidate and the hiring manager for a given role. While...

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    Why Is My Group's Health Plan Renewal Rate So High?
    By Lauren Brown on August 5, 2021 | 2 min read time

    It’s no secret that employer-sponsored health plans, including dental and vision insurance, remain the most popular employee benefit. In fact, 88%...

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    How to Write an HR Mission Statement, and Why They Matter
    By Lauren Brown on August 5, 2021 | 4 min read time

    Today, work/life balance and flexibility are a much bigger focus for companies and employees—in part because the lines of work and home life...

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    GoodRx vs. Insurance: Which Should I Use?
    By Lauren Brown on August 4, 2021 | 2 min read time

    While individuals might have prescription coverage through their employer-sponsored health plans, they might still face high costs for their...

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    Template: PTO Communication to Remind Employees to Use Time Off Hours
    By Drew Gieseke on August 4, 2021 | 5 min read time

    How does your company handle end-of-year time off requests? Organizations that utilize a “use it or lose it” PTO approach may find HR overwhelmed...

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    How to Conduct a Phone Interview Step-by-Step Guide and Templates
    By Drew Gieseke on August 3, 2021 | 5 min read time

    Every effective hiring strategy includes hosting phone interviews with job candidates. Yet not every employer knows how to conduct the best phone...

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    Do Employers Have to Offer Health Insurance?
    By Lauren Brown on August 3, 2021 | 4 min read time

    It’s no secret that employer-sponsored health plans, including dental and vision insurance, remain the most popular employee benefit. In fact, 88%...

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    New Biden Order Impacts Prescription Drugs, Health Insurance, and More
    By Drew Gieseke on August 2, 2021 | 4 min read time

    President Biden issued an Executive Order in early July 2021 to combat the lack of competition and promote economic growth in the U.S. While the...

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    Updated: Mandatory Vaccination and Other Employer Policies, with Email Template
    By Drew Gieseke on July 29, 2021 | 7 min read time

    In response to the evolving threat of the Delta variant of COVID-19, employers may want to consider a few different approaches in response. These...

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