A sick woman sits under a blanket and blows her nose into a tissue at the height of flu season.

How to Maintain a Healthy Workplace When Flu Season Never Seems to End

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that between October 2018 and January 2019, the number of…

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How to Promote Safe Winter Commuting

No matter which state you live in, you've probably heard wisecracks that your locals are the worst drivers in the country…

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The reality is that any time you terminate someone, you should offer severance pay — or at least strongly consider it.

Why You Should (Almost) Always Offer Severance Pay

A severance package can seem somewhat silly. Why should you offer money to someone who will no longer be working for you?…

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How to Create a Positive Work Environment

Most people come to work to, well, work. Employees don't necessarily expect their jobs to be fun 24/7. But that doesn't mean…

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5 Cost-Effective Employee Benefits to Complement Your Health Plan

A strong benefits package is one of the most effective ways to bring in talent and keep your best employees where you want…

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A busy father holds his toddler in his lap while he works on his laptop.

Should You Subsidize Child Care for Your Employees?

If you have kids, you probably know that child care tends to fall through at the most inconvenient moments. This creates…

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Three employees sit on tables in their office to do group yoga.

Leverage Employee Well-Being to Improve Performance

When employee well-being first entered the corporate spotlight, many organizations saw wellness programs as a bonus offering…

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A young employee meditates, smiling, at her desk in front of a laptop to reduce stress at work.

5 Simple Ways to Lower Stress at Work

Stress at work seems like a given — there's a reason they call it "work" and not "an all expenses paid vacation to the…

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A small business owner considers his new year reflections and writes down notes at a desk.

6 New Year Reflections for Small Business Owners

When you're an employee, your boss probably sits you down each December for an annual performance appraisal. Things are a…

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Are You Ready to Embrace Digital Innovations in Health Care?

Digital innovations in health care keep the industry in a constant state of evolution. Just a few years ago, you had to call…

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An employee practices mindfulness meditation at her desk as part of a wellness initiative to lower stress.

Stay Ahead of the Curve With 2019’s Top Health and Wellness Trends

American employees don't just want to be healthy — they want to be well. And they're going to great lengths to achieve…

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Introducing benefits is a great way to start making diversity and inclusion in the workplace a priority.

Benefits Programs Boost Diversity — and the Bottom Line

Supporting diversity and inclusion in the workplace isn't just good for society — it can be good for your business, too.…

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