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    Do I have to classify some employees as hourly?
    By Gretchen Smitson on May 16, 2019

    HR Best Practices blog series Navigating the world of HR can be overwhelming—period. That’s why we’ve created a blog series to answer common HR...

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    What is the BerniePortal Employer Success Team?
    By Gretchen Smitson on May 14, 2019

    How Employer Success sets itself apart Administrators taking advantage of BerniePortal PTO Tracking, Time & Attendance, Applicant Tracking,...

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    Workplace wellness tips for small to mid-sized businesses
    By Gretchen Smitson on May 13, 2019

    If corporate wellness programs are too big of an investment, consider these ideas Nearly 70% of employers see increased productivity and employee...

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    Form 5500 Series filing requirements 2019
    By Gretchen Smitson on May 10, 2019

    ERISA & IRC reporting requirements Plan administrators operating group benefits plans must file Form 5500 Series returns by July 31st, 2019 in...

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    Expand your network: how to write a killer LinkedIn connection message
    By Whitney Duprey on May 9, 2019

    As of 2019, LinkedIn has more than 500 million users, and 154 million of them are based in the United States. That’s 154 million opportunities to...

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    BerniePortal May 2019 Dynamic Duo Spotlight
    By Gretchen Smitson on May 7, 2019

    Broker Partner + Client Success BerniePortal is more than just a software platform to its licensees—it’s a partnership! In order to demonstrate...

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    Reference-based pricing reimbursements: When to negotiate
    By Alex Tolbert on May 6, 2019

    Check out this column in BenefitsPro: One of the biggest concerns around reference-based pricing for brokers and employers alike is the potential...

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    BerniePortal wins HR software awards
    By Leah Nobles on May 3, 2019

      Yesterday, BerniePortal was named Highest Quality Software and Customer Choice Software in the HR Software category of SoftwareSuggest’s 2019...

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    Brokers, should you get your own platform or use your general agency's?
    By Sarah Weinstein on May 1, 2019

    The pros and cons of your own benefits platform vs. your GAs  As the industry continues to move online, many General Agencies (GAs) and Third...

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    BerniePortal product development planning 2019
    By Gretchen Smitson on April 30, 2019

      User-focused development First and foremost, we believe that quality software should serve the wants and needs of its users. That’s why...

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