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Tobacco Cessation Report Lights Up Coverage Gaps, Confusing Language

January 11, 2013
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Researchers found 'significant variation in how private health insurance coverage works for tobacco cessation treatment' when analyzing 39 insurance contracts in six states.
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Abraham Lincoln: Listener-in-Chief

January 10, 2013
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Sleeping Your Way to the Top

January 4, 2013
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Specialty Drugs and the Cost Conundrum

January 3, 2013
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Steep prices of specialty drugs—such as Humira or Enbrel, which can cost more than $14,000 annually—are prompting employers to focus on managing the expense. But the question is how. “There are lots of cogs in this wheel and that complicates the management of these drugs,” says Cheryl Larson, vice president of the Midwest Business Group on Health.
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DuPont Sees Bottom-Line Boost After Retooling Its Rewards

December 17, 2012
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Early results of DuPont's program have been encouraging, giving company leaders hope that its new recognition system will have a measurable effect on the company's overall business objectives. Studies also show that companies excelling in employee recognition are 12 times more likely to generate strong business results than their peers.
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The 401(k) Consolidation Conundrum

December 17, 2012
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Consolidating retirement accounts is typically a worker's responsibility, but employers can offer guidance to make the process easier.
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Find Great Rank-and-File Workers

December 14, 2012
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Recruiting strategically can give employers an edge and reduce costly turnover.
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2013: A Time for Re-imagining How Work Gets Done

December 13, 2012
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How work gets done, who does it and the tools they use to accomplish the task are all shifting as the new year approaches.
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Not All HR Software on Mobile Devices Is an App

December 10, 2012
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Many tech vendors offer their services via websites that have been optimized to work on smartphones as an alternative to providing a true mobile app.
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