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Emerging HR trends, compliance updates, recruitment and retention—everything you need to keep your organization running smoothly.

    Topic: Learning And Development

    Template: How to Correct and Communicate a Payroll Overpayment
    Picture of Bretton Chatham Bretton Chatham | February 21, 2022

    Overpaying employees more common than you might think. But that doesn't mean it should go uncorrected. Here's what HR pros need to know about why...

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    FSA Reminder Email Template: HR Communication
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | November 2, 2021

    Flexible spending accounts (FSAs), are funds which allow employees to store money tax-free for the purposes of medical or healthcare expenses. Unlike

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    Template: PTO Communication to Remind Employees to Use Time Off Hours
    Picture of Drew Gieseke Drew Gieseke | August 4, 2021

    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 by...

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    How to Write a COVID-19 Return to Work Letter Best Practices
    Picture of Drew Gieseke Drew Gieseke | July 1, 2021

    COVID-19 vaccines have arrived. As more and more municipalities welcome workers back to their respective offices—particularly with more recent ...

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    Key Takeaways from Weekdays with Bernie 2021
    Picture of Lauren Brown Lauren Brown | May 26, 2021

    Each year, HRIS platform and company BerniePortal convenes hundreds of HR industry leaders and innovative thinkers for best-in-class learning...

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    Defined: Paid Parental Leave and How to Announce Changes to a Policy
    Picture of Drew Gieseke Drew Gieseke | May 2, 2021

    As the benefits season rolls around, it’s always best practice to evaluate your organization’s current offerings to see what works, what doesn’t, and...

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    Email Templates for Responding to Job Applicants
    Picture of Lauren Brown Lauren Brown | April 19, 2021

    When recruiting top talent for your company’s open positions, sending timely emails with the right information keeps candidates engaged and...

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    COVID-19 Vaccine Template: How to Warn Employees About Fraudulent Schemes
    Picture of Drew Gieseke Drew Gieseke | February 17, 2021

    Coronavirus vaccinations continue to expand across the country. As a result, many employers are already preparing to reopen their offices and...

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    Template: How to Write an Employee Termination Letter
    Picture of Lauren Brown Lauren Brown | January 11, 2021

    While the topic of termination isn’t something employers want to dwell on, the process is a lot smoother when an organization has a plan in place....

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    Template: Communicating a COVID-19 Exposure in the Workplace
    Picture of Lauren Brown Lauren Brown | December 4, 2020

    While many workforces remain working from home, some companies will start making plans to return to the office with talk about a possible COVID-19...

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