There are ways to communicate with employees that put your benefit plans as well as the Affordable Care Act in a positive light.
A recent study indicates that most employees don’t fully understand how to use consumer-driven health plans.
We want our salaried employees to truly unplug while on vacation. Many of them seem to feel they are required to "check in" (voice mails, emails) during scheduled vacation time away from the office. I guess this means they're productive, but what about burnout?
— Worried About the Consequences, HR administrator, automotive, Irvine, California
What is the trend among large corporations to offer retiring leaders some guidance or preparation for both the financial and emotional impact of retirement? Why do they do it and what types of services do they offer?
— Fact-finding Mission, president, consulting/legal, Los Gatos, California
More employers are deploying wellness programs but implementation and effectiveness remain elusive.