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    Topic: Recruitment Retention

    To compete for talent, HR professionals must hire faster
    By Emily Kubis on June 5, 2019 | 1 min read time

    2019 Recruitment Report Results Human Resources personnel at small and mid-sized businesses are struggling to find and keep quality talent, and...

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    Form 5500 Series filing requirements 2019
    By Gretchen Smitson on May 10, 2019 | 2 min read time

    ERISA & IRC reporting requirements Plan administrators operating group benefits plans must file Form 5500 Series returns by July 31st, 2019 in...

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    Are you making these three applicant tracking mistakes?
    By Alex Tolbert on April 8, 2019 | 3 min read time

    Applicant tracking system problems to avoid With historically low unemployment rates, most U.S. employers are struggling to fill open positions....

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    How to write a compelling job posting
    By Gretchen Smitson on April 5, 2019 | 3 min read time

        Writing job description best practices A job posting is more than just a description of an open position—it’s an advertisement. Yes, job...

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    3 Ways to Attract Quality Job Candidates
    By Gretchen Smitson on March 21, 2019 | 3 min read time

    Find quality candidates Since the recession, power in the recruitment market has shifted from employer-driven to candidate-driven. This means that...

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    Five tactics to help small businesses compete in the talent market
    By Alex Tolbert on March 20, 2019 | 3 min read time

    How to compete in the war for talent In today’s competitive talent market, recruitment is a challenge for employers of all sizes. However, small...

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    What is the CHIP notice?
    By Emily Kubis on December 3, 2018 | 2 min read time

    CHIP notice requirements Employers providing group health insurance in states with premium assistance through Medicaid or the Children’s Health...

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    Congrats to EBA’s 2018 Top Women in Benefit Advising
    By Emily Kubis on October 30, 2018 | 2 min read time

      Learn more about these benefits leaders Employee Benefit Adviser recently released their annual list of Top Women in Benefit Advising, and the...

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    BerniePortal and Indeed Partner to Enhance and Optimize Recruiting
    By Emily Kubis on October 26, 2018 | 1 min read time

    New Partnership Empowers Small and Mid-Sized Employers to Reach More Qualified Candidates BerniePortal, the all-in-one HR software platform for...

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    Personality traits for jobs: which personality traits go best with each job type?
    By Gretchen Smitson on October 25, 2018 | 3 min read time

    Pairing jobs with personalities In order to capture skilled job candidates, employers must hire quickly—which gives the employer less time to...

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