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    Federal Agencies Delay Health Plan Price Transparency Requirements
    By Bretton Chatham on November 19, 2021 | 4 min read time

    Recently, the Departments of Health and Human Services, Labor, and Treasury jointly released guidance delaying several health plan price...

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    10 Pre-Employment Strategies to Screen High-Risk Candidates
    By Bretton Chatham on November 18, 2021 | 6 min read time

    What is one pre-employment screening strategy your company uses to screen out a potential high-risk candidate? To help you review a potentially...

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    IRS Announces Key Updates to 401(k) & IRA Contribution Limits for 2022
    By Will Miranne on November 18, 2021 | 6 min read time

    On November 4, 2021, the IRS announced key updates to retirement plan contribution limits and income ranges for 2022, including both limit and...

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    5 Factors of Effective Management Training
    By Bretton Chatham on November 16, 2021 | 6 min read time

    In many small to midsize businesses, HR is responsible for training managers, or leading the leaders. It can be a daunting task at times, but it...

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    How to Incentivize Vaccination with Wellness Credits
    By Will Miranne on November 16, 2021 | 6 min read time

    Many organizations are seeking new ways to encourage employees to get vaccinated, and wellness credits might just be the answer. Wellness credits...

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    Is Time Off for Federal Holidays Legally Required in 2022?
    By Alexis Merrill on November 16, 2021 | 6 min read time

    With federal holidays scattered throughout the year, HR teams need to make sure their workforces are prepared for every long weekend. Does...

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    3 Ways HR Can Help Develop Better Managers
    By Bretton Chatham on November 15, 2021 | 7 min read time

    HR functions touch every part of an organization, from onboarding and offboarding to communication and benefits administration. You’re uniquely...

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    How HR Can Synthesize the Best Ideas to Help Your Business Succeed
    By Bretton Chatham on November 12, 2021 | 8 min read time

    HR is often the hub of an organization. You’re involved in onboarding and offboarding, communicating with employees, building company culture, ...

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    $1 Trillion Infrastructure Bill Passes: What You Need to Know
    By Will Miranne on November 12, 2021 | 6 min read time

    On Friday, Nov. 5, The House passed a more than $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill. The final vote, which saw thirteen republicans in...

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    How to Prevent Discrimination in the Workplace
    By Will Miranne on November 11, 2021 | 12 min read time

    Discriminatory practices are unfortunately all too common in the modern workplace. There are numerous types of discrimination, and many different...

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