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    Top 5 Most Attractive Employee Benefits
    By Drew Gieseke on October 5, 2020 | 4 min read time

    Workers Prefer Great Benefits Over the past decade, power within the job market has shifted dramatically from employers to candidates. This change...

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    Have You Revisited Your Remote Work Policy?
    By Lauren Brown on October 2, 2020 | 2 min read time

    Since mid-March, the COVID-19 pandemic has forced offices across the country to close and many teams continue to work from home months later....

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    5 Factors that Affect Employee Retention—and How to Improve Each
    By Drew Gieseke on October 2, 2020 | 4 min read time

    Decreasing Retention Rates As Millennials rise the ranks in the workforce, employee behavior in the workplace has shifted—particularly when it...

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    HR's Step-by-Step Timeline for Open Enrollment
    By Lauren Brown on September 30, 2020 | 2 min read time

    Review this timeline in order to facilitate a successful open enrollment and support your employees through the process.

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    COVID-19: Lawsuits Against American Employers are Rising
    By Drew Gieseke on September 29, 2020 | 3 min read time

    Coronavirus-related litigation continues to rise against American employers as offices and worksites reopen. The result? Workers may be at...

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    Is PTO Carryover Required?
    By Lauren Brown on September 25, 2020 | 2 min read time

    As the end of the year approaches, it's important for employers to revisit their PTO policy and align expectations accordingly. With the COVID-19...

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    HR Calendar 2021: Key Compliance Dates and Holidays for New Year
    By Drew Gieseke on September 24, 2020 | 4 min read time

    From major holidays to key compliance requirements and ACA deadlines, find out everything you need to know about important HR dates for 2021.

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    DOL Proposes Rule that Eases Definitions for Independent Contractors
    By Drew Gieseke on September 23, 2020 | 2 min read time

    A recently proposed rule issued by the Department of Labor (DOL) implements an “economic reality” test that helps determine the independent...

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    Do HSA Funds Expire?
    By Lauren Brown on September 23, 2020 | 2 min read time

    With the end of the year on the horizon, many employees will start to plan out the rest of their health savings account (HSA) funds and flexible...

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    IRS Issues New SECURE Act Guidance for 401(k) Withdrawals
    By Drew Gieseke on September 22, 2020 | 2 min read time

    The IRS announced new SECURE Act guidance in early September 2020 to expand retirement savings access and eligibility for part-time workers and...

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