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Tips from a Vision Benefits Pro: 2020 Vision Benefits Outlook

With 90% of employers offering vision coverage1, it is increasingly considered a "must have" benefit2 -- even if it's…

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Tips from a vision benefits pro: The value of packaging non-medical lines

Recently, I wrote about the importance of packaging medical and non-medical plans, and how integrating plans can positively…

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Tips from a vision benefits pro: Value-adds can deliver significant value

While the foundation of a good vision plan is coverage for routine eye exams and basic vision correction, the reality is…

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Tips from a vision benefits pro: Leverage vision coverage to impact your highest medical cost drivers

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Tips from a vision benefits pro: Benchmarking your vision plan

Finding the "right talent" is the number one challenge for CEOs in 2019, according to a recent report.1 In my previous posts…

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Tips from a vision benefits pro: Picking the right plan design

If you read my previous blog post, you know the value of offering a vision plan to your employees – it helps win the war…

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Reflecting on 20 years in the vision industry

They say time flies when you're having fun, and it must be true. Hard as it is for me to believe, this summer marks 20 years…

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Seeing Sense: Why Employers Should Integrate Vision Benefits

As an employer, you make hundreds of decisions every day—big and small. What you choose in each of these scenarios affects…

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How the Total Solar Eclipse Will Impact Employee Eye Safety

You may know that a total solar eclipse is coming our way on Monday, August 21. This is very exciting! Especially since the…

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