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    What to Consider Before Taking a Public Stance on Social Issues
    Picture of Alexis Merrill Alexis Merrill | October 10, 2022

    Over the last few years, there has been no shortage of polarizing headlines in the news, resulting in an uptick in political conversations and...

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    Q4 Employee Benefits Reminders: HR’s Last Chance to Beat the Rush
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | October 6, 2022

    Q4 is upon us, and it’s traditionally the busiest time of the year for HR professionals. With so many tasks on your list this quarter, it can be hard...

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    How to Avoid Amazon’s Overstated Employee Raises Glitch
    Picture of Alexis Merrill Alexis Merrill | October 5, 2022

    Giving a raise to a hardworking employee is just as exciting as receiving one. However, a recent glitch left Amazon managers having to do the exact...

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    Think OSHA Doesn’t Affect Your Organization? Think Again.
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | October 5, 2022

    Maintaining compliance with OSHA requirements is crucial for your employees’ safety—and your organization’s success. That’s why it’s so important to...

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    2022/2023 ERISA Compliance Checklist
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | September 30, 2022

    Compliance requirements are so numerous that many HR pros worry that a required notice could slip between the cracks. When it comes to ERISA in...

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    Terminating an Employee? Document Everything.
    Picture of Alexis Merrill Alexis Merrill | September 23, 2022

    Terminating an employee is never fun, regardless of how you handle the situation. Many factors ultimately go into the decision to let an employee go,...

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    A Flood of New Hires: How to Develop Inexperienced Employees
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | September 21, 2022

    Over the past year, many millions of Americans have quit their jobs during the Great Resignation in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. But...

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    How Organizations Can Help Employees with Financial Wellness
    Picture of Alexis Merrill Alexis Merrill | September 20, 2022

    While you might feel that an employee’s financial wellness is personal, studies have shown employees want help from their organization to make more...

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    COBRA: Why It’s So Expensive and How Alpine Helps Administer It
    Picture of Alexis Merrill Alexis Merrill | September 19, 2022

    A long list of stressors comes with losing a job, including losing employer-sponsored health insurance. When an employee receives their COBRA packet...

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    Flex-Washing: What It Is and How to Avoid It
    Picture of Alexis Merrill Alexis Merrill | September 14, 2022

    Many organizations are tackling the repercussions of the Great Resignation head-on by putting forth robust recruitment tactics to fill open...

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