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Optimas Award Videos

July 27, 2011
See and hear what winners from 2010 are saying as they explain what the Optimas Award means to their company.
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The Last Word Cultural Awareness

July 14, 2011
Many people yearn to belong to an organization whose principles they share and can embrace in their daily work. And if corporate stewards tend the culture well, they can count on an engaged and committed workforce for many years to come.
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Workers, Employers Fret About Life After Retirement—25 Years Later

July 13, 2011
Longevity is one of the largest factors retirees need to think about when turning 401(k) lump sums into a stream of monthly retirement payments. As the primary educators for accumulating retirement nest eggs, plan sponsors are going to need to adapt educational awareness to help employees understand the concept of making their retirement funds last. How are employers making this shift—from accumulation growth education to education about making money last?
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How to Spot, Stop and Prevent On-the-Job Drug Abuse

July 8, 2011
Unlike pre-hire testing, random testing is performed on an unannounced, unpredictable basis on existing employees. As such, it is a powerful long-term deterrent for curbing on-the-job substance abuse, since it poses a much higher threat of detection than pre-hire testing.
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