The plan is a tax-exempt trust account set up by employers to offset state unemployment insurance.Read More
Employers review their coverage options as they note younger workers are opting out of health plans while the number of older employees climbs.Read More
Now that the Defense of Marriage Act is defunct, employers will be able to provide equal benefits packages for all employees. Read More
Recent survey results from Financial Finesse show employers are providing more financial tools, but also employees are asking for help in greater numbers, too.Read More
Last week two former interns sued Condé Nast for unpaid wages. I think it's fair to say that the sun in quickly setting on the use of unpaid internships in corporate America.
HR practitioners continue to use paper-based methods to communicate health care benefit options and are struggling to understand compliance issues with the Affordable Care Act.Read More
Paired and offered with other employee benefits like heath care, employee assistance program providers now tackle everything from more traditional employee issues such as substance abuse and psychological ailments to financial duress, wellness and overall employee stress.Read More
New York is the latest to approve a paid-sick-leave measure, although opponents say such laws raise business costs, which could prevent them from hiring new workers or even trigger layoffs.Read More