VOLUNTARY BENEFITS – No Longer an Option

  If your benefits plan is limited to the minimum mandatory inclusions or offers just a few extra options, you may be missing out on a golden opportunity to recruit and retain employees. In this eESI podcast and the ensuing article, find out the trends and why offering voluntary benefits is the key to attracting […]

Have You Heard? eESI’s HR issues for small businesses podcast series is a summer hit

This summer has been a busy one here at eESI. We’ve been busy supporting our partners with employee training, payroll services, benefits administration and more. Plus, to keep you up to date and in the loop, we added several new episodes to our podcast series on HR issues for small businesses. Have you heard it […]

Podcast: Why you need online training

 Are you familiar with the old saying, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure?” Well, some things never change. While some employers may view workforce training programs as nothing more than the cost of doing business, a quality ongoing training program can actually be one of your business’s most important assets. […]

eESI’s Easy Working Capital – A New Small Business Funding Solution

It’s a common problem facing small businesses–how to finance growth while maintaining adequate cash reserves. In Cash is King: Why Small Businesses Should Care About Cash-Flow Management, Forbes contributor Eliot Buchanan cites a JPMorgan Chase study which indicates that most small businesses have less than a 30-day buffer of cash on hand to cover their […]

eESI Blog – June 1 – Live Well, Work Well, Retire Well

On this first day of June our focus is on retirement, and we’re sharing tips to help you and your employees live well, work well, and retire well. Plus, in case you missed it the first time around, we share a report on the FBI’s router warning, and tips for hiring summer help.   Work […]

MAY 2018 – VOLUNTARY BENEFITS – WORKPLACE SAFETY – SUCCESSFUL SALES SECRETS

As we welcome the month of May, eESI takes a moment to ponder the news and resources that shaped our opinions in April.  From using voluntary benefits to win the hiring game to keeping your workers safe, here’s what you may have missed.    Using voluntary benefits to win talent in a tight labor market […]

PODCAST/ Blog Post: 4 Cybersecurity Tips for Small Businesses

PODCAST: SIMPLE KEYS TO CYBER SECURITY for Small Business Cyber Security has become a top priority for small and mid-size companies.  In today’s podcast, we spent a few minutes with eESI’s Ke Shen, who shared the top 3 areas of focus for small business; and, the top 4 things small business owners can do to […]