A New Employee Benefit: Social Justice PTO

HR Bartender

At this year’s WorkHuman Conference , pioneered by Globoforce, I learned about a new employee benefit called social justice PTO. Instead of employees having vacation days, sick days, etc., Social Justice Benefits” Could Be the Next Big Employee Perk (LearnVest).

Employee Benefits: Then and Now [infographic] – Friday Distraction

HR Bartender

And how as a result, we need to manage employees differently, use newer technologies, etc. But what about employee benefits? For the past twenty years, the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) has been publishing an employee benefits survey.

Employee Benefits and Compensation: The Case for Paying Your Interns

Employee Communications Council

The debate over the employee benefits and compensation ramifications of paying versus not paying your interns is still raging. Interns, entry-level workers, and former interns just starting in their career want more compensation. Employee Benefits & Compensation

Top Employee Benefits & Compensation Ideas for a Diverse Workforce

Vantage Circle

Employees are a company’s most valuable asset. So, what are you doing to appreciate your employees? Employees love benefits. Not to forget that many employees apply for organizations depending on the perks and benefits offered by that company.

Employee Benefits Success is All About Communication

Best Money Moves

Employee benefits success is all about communication. Benefits account for more than 30 percent of total employee compensation, but that doesn’t mean employees use them. For Employers compensation employee benefits healthcare work-life balance

Corporate Employee Benefits at ZERO cost

Vantage Circle

Employee Benefits are those benefits that an employee receives by virtue of being a part of an organization. These are benefits or perks which lie outside the monetary compensation of a company and have traditionally been limited to insurance, provident fund, etc.

How to Take Advantage of Employee Benefits

Get Hppy

Most workers are classified as either an independent contractor or employee. Independent contractors usually have the freedom to set their own hours and choose their own tasks whereas employees work the hours set by their employer and have little or no say in their assigned duties.

On National Employee Benefits Day, Put Communication First

Rise

In recent years, employee perks have pulled focus from more fundamental aspects of organizational culture, such as a group benefits plan. The benefits of communicating coverage. Take a poll internally and see what your employees want,” he suggests. “A

Employee Benefits: Hot Times, Summer in the…

Employee Communications Council

Should employee benefits include summer vacation as a matter of course? There are actual health benefits to kicking back and just having fun. Lolly Daskal, President of Lead From Within , identifies four health benefits linked to taking time off in an article for Inc.

2019 Benefits Trends: Employee Benefits

PlanSource

Are you curious about what’s on the horizon for benefits administration in 2019? If so, we’ve got everything you need to know in our annual Benefits Trends report. In part 1 of our 3 part series, we’ll cover everything you need to know about employee benefits trends for 2019.

When Should a Growing or Small Business Offer Employee Benefits?

Justworks

For a growing or small business, finding and retaining quality employees goes beyond compensation. Employers are able to offer benefits that employees can't access on their own, and so benefits provide value for employees at a relatively low cost to companies.

Workers’ Compensation Insurance Is Not Optional

HRWatchdog

Not properly maintaining workers’ compensation insurance coverage is costly for employers. The California Labor Commissioner’s Office reminds employers that they must maintain valid workers’ compensation insurance coverage for all workers, including part-time employees.

Employee Benefits: Setting Up for Health Insurance Success

Employee Communications Council

Simply having a health insurance plan available to your employees is no longer enough to ensure that they actually enroll. This can be incredibly frustrating for any business, as healthcare is part of any reputable company’s employee benefits package.

Making Employee Benefits Sexy! #SHRM15

Robin Schooling

In the king-sized bed of core human resources accountabilities employee benefits nestles up alongside compensation and compliance in a ménage a trois of least sexy HR responsibilities. Does anyone ever, really, ask the employees what benefits they want?

Employee Benefits: Long-Term Beats Short-Term

TalentCulture

Employers who want to slow workplace erosion need to invest in meaningful benefits with long-game implications. Rather than focus solely on culture as a replacement for rewards, why not add significant long-term incentives to let employees know you’re serious if they’re serious?

How Does Your Employee Benefits Package Stack Up?

Atrium Staff

In line with compensation, a company’s employee benefits package is a key component to staying competitive in a candidate-driven job market. More than just the right position at the right time. How do you think your employee benefits stack up?

What Do Your Employee Benefits Say About Your Company Culture?

Hyrell

Once upon a time, the employee benefits package was (more or less) standardized. Employees were given a base salary, typically two weeks of vacation, health insurance, and a retirement plan… maybe a year end bonus (if you were lucky)… but times have changed.

Why Fixing Your Vacation Policy and Other Employee Benefits Improves Engagement

Employee Communications Council

Employee benefits and compensation have started to become less important in the changing job marketplace, but they still remain a top reason why employees stay with an organization or leave. It part of your compensation, people. Employee Benefits & Compensation

Employee Benefit Options: Helping with Student Loans

HR Daily Advisor

Average student loan balances across the country continue to rise, which leaves many new employees struggling with debt before they’ve even managed to start their first full-time role. This would be set up similarly to an employer match on an employee 401(k) contribution.

Best Employee Benefits in Architecture

Winston Benefits

Focusing on employee benefits will help architecture firms attract those employees. Here are some of the top employee benefits that architecture firms offer. Consistently seen as one of the most valued employee benefits, health insurance offerings are often generous at architecture firms. Corgan takes a wide view of wellness, offering servi ces such as financial-planning help, an employee assistance program and standing workstations.

How to Address 3 Common Employee Benefits Issues

Winston Benefits

Gallagher , employers are juggling several priorities when trying to manage their workforce, control costs and offer the right benefits. Any one of these issues alone is challenging enough, but companies are having to address them at the same time and with varying degrees of effectiveness. Issues around employee benefits are important to address as soon as possible, as satisfaction with benefits is linked to overall employee satisfaction.

Trend to Watch: The Rise of Employee Benefits

Benify

One of the trends we have identified in our 2018 HR Trends to Watch summary is that of the rise of employee benefits. More and more, benefits are being used to capture employees’ attention and reinforce the truth that employees matter.

Employee Benefits In 2016: Perks Or Expectations?

SuccessFactors

Are employee benefits today considered perks, or are they expected? Not surprisingly, the history of employee perks involves World War II, the burgeoning tech industry and women. Today’s top employee benefits and perks. Employee perks: trends in 2016 and beyond.

85 Creative Employee Benefits For Every Budget

PlanSource

Crafting compelling and competitive compensation packages is crucial for attracting top talent in an aggressive market. How appealing are your benefits offerings – really ? 79% of employers believe offering benefits to employees is a critical component of attracting talent.

85 Creative Employee Benefits For Every Budget

PlanSource

Crafting compelling and competitive compensation packages is crucial for attracting top talent in an aggressive market. How appealing are your benefits offerings – really ? 79% of employers believe offering benefits to employees is a critical component of attracting talent.

Washington policy update: January 2019 Benefits and Compensation Bulletin

Bersin with Deloitte

Here’s a quick roundup of recent legislative and regulatory developments relating to employee benefits and compensation. Thus, the ruling has no impact on employers or other stakeholders at this time. IRC 401(a)(17) Compensation Limit.

New Employee Benefits That Could Be Your Secret Weapon

SuccessFactors

Today’s employees crave benefits that are as innovative as they are. Providing the perks employees really want – in addition to the medical coverage they need, of course – can help you attract and retain top talent. Want to raise employee morale? Family-focused benefits.

What Employee Benefits Are Required by Law?

HR Daily Advisor

When it comes to employee benefits, surprisingly few are required by law in the United States. That said, there are some benefits—mostly behind the scenes—that are mandated under U.S. law and are provided to employees, even if not all employees end up taking advantage.

Employee Benefits in 2016: Perks or Expectations?

TalentCulture

Are employee benefits today considered perks, or are they expected? Not surprisingly, the history of employee perks involves World War II, the burgeoning tech industry and women. Today’s Top Employee Benefits and Perks. Employee Perks: Trends in 2016 and Beyond.

Indirect Compensation

New to HR

Everybody likes focusing on the benefits of doing something. Even on a cold morning, when the alarm clock sounds and you're due for an exercise session, you probably weigh up the benefits of going through with it before getting out of bed. What is Indirect Compensation?

Are Employee Compensation Statements Worthwhile?

HRsoft

Your employees know how much goes into their account on pay day, but do they really understand all of the ways in which they’re being compensated? Some compelling survey findings from the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans ( IFEBP ) reveal that they don’t.

List of Employee Benefits Your Company Secretly Needs (Part 2)

Careerminds

As the world of work changes, so does the need to update the list of employee benefits that companies offer to their employees. The new workforce expects more from their employer, because as employees, they have options.”

3 Ways to Better Manage Employee Benefits

Namely

As a benefits professional, I frequently stumble across industry studies and insights that emphasize the critical role of employee benefits in the workplace. Whether the suggested strategies center on offering more affordable benefits or more variety, they all lead back to the overall impact of employee benefits on recruiting, retention, and satisfaction. And yes, they need a system to make benefits management easy. Benefits

3 Smart Ways to Save on Employee Benefits

Namely

Health plan initiatives over the past decade have resulted in greater consumer knowledge, growing prevalence of patient-centered care philosophies at the provider level, and increasing acceptance of insurance plans with higher up-front deductibles that incent shopping around for affordable care.

How Millennials Killed Traditional Employee Benefits—And How To Fix It

PlanSource

Known for ‘killing’ everything from chain restaurants to sliced American cheese, these pesky kids are at it again! This time, they are disrupting the way we think about and execute employee benefits. Employee Benefits. Benefits Administration Blog