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    Topic: News

    Midterm Elections: Time Off for Voting and Legal Compliance for HR Pros
    Picture of Aidan Farrish Aidan Farrish | November 2, 2022

    Midterm elections are almost here, and employees are questioning their rights and responsibilities regarding civic engagement. The November 8...

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    Apple Poised to Enter Health Insurance Market in 2024
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | October 20, 2022

    As an HR professional, you know how important healthcare is to your team. And the rising costs of health services and coverage don’t seem to be...

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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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    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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    LinkedIn Finds Hybrid Work Preference Trending Upward
    Picture of Rebecca Ford Rebecca Ford | September 19, 2022

    The COVID-19 pandemic forced businesses into survival mode as they quickly pivoted from brick-and-mortar operations to makeshift home offices....

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    Late-Stage Cancer Driving Rise in Employer Healthcare Costs
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | September 16, 2022

    As healthcare costs rise around the country, employers are searching for answers as to what is causing these increases. A full two and a half years...

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    CVS Acquires Signify Health, Expanding Access to Value-Based Care
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | September 14, 2022

    A hundred years ago, close to half of all doctor’s visits in the U.S. were house calls—physicians meeting patients in the patient’s home for...

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    Biden Extends Student Debt Relief: What Employers Need to Know
    Picture of Rebecca Ford Rebecca Ford | September 6, 2022

    The current labor market is tighter than ever thanks to the pandemic and the Great Resignation. As a result, employers have continued searching for...

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    Updated: White House, DOL on Independent Contractors in Labor Policy
    Picture of Sara Loomis Sara Loomis | September 6, 2022

    With inflation soaring and cost of living on the rise across the nation, the White House is taking steps to support parts of the labor market that...

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    Amazon to Close Shop on Amazon Care—What Does It Mean?
    Picture of Will Miranne Will Miranne | August 31, 2022

    Amazon has been steadily increasing its footprint within the healthcare industry with one well-timed purchase or partnership after another. A...

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