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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 […]

eESI Podcast: Benefits Renewal Season is the Perfect Opportunity for Your Business to Offer More Options to Employees

October has arrived and you know what that means. It’s that time of year again: benefits renewal season. But don’t be frightened. With a little help, you can offer your employees a selection of affordable benefits at great rates. No, it’s not a trick. Access to Fortune 500-level benefits packages is just one of the […]

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 […]

2017 Employee Health Plan Design Benchmark Summary | Shrinking Labor Pool | Increase in H-2B Visas | EEO-1 Filing Time

eESI Week’s Best For Small Business for the week ending March 30 features the new 2017 Health Plan Design Benchmark Summary and a look at the consequences of bad corporate cultures, a.k.a. toxic workplaces. Also, the latest spending bill would double H-2B visas.  Will this alleviate anticipated labor shortages? Plus, are your EEO-1 filings complete […]

Positive GDP Report and Rate Hike from the Fed | $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill | eESI HR, Wellness, and Benefits Briefs | 5th Circuit Fails to Resolve Fiduciary Question

eESI Week’s Best For Small Business for the week ending March 23, looks at the latest economic news from the Fed and Congress’s $1.3 Trillion spending bill. Plus, we have a full slate of eESI exclusive briefs covering HR, wellness, and benefits. Also, what duty do financial advisors owe to retirement plan participants? The Supreme Court […]

What are the Advantages of an HSA Healthcare Benefit Plan Option for Businesses and Employees ?

Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) have grown in popularity as their ease of use and cost-savings potential have been recognized by more and more employers and healthcare consumers. What are the specific advantages of an HSA for employers and employees? We sat down with Eric Johnson, a leading health insurance industry presenter and founder of ComedyCE.com to […]

March Employee Benefits Update | Immunity for Employers Giving References? | New IRS W-4 | Rank Your Salary | Onboarding | Time & Productivity

eESI Week’s Best For Small Business for the week ending March 2, looks at the laws surrounding employee references. Are employers protected from liability when they give a referral? Plus, eESI’s March employee benefits update, Benefits Buzz is here. We’re also sharing great tips on investments, earnings, productivity, and the IRS’ new W-4.   What’s […]

Stock Market Rebounds | The Health Benefits Employees Want | Mandatory E-Verify Coming Soon | Succeed by Focusing on the Positive

eESI Week’s Best For Small Business for the week ending February 16, 2018, features a look at the latest stock performance news,Google’s new ad blocker, and details about the health benefits that employees want. Plus, tips on hiring, managing your day, and avoiding negative thoughts. Also, the new federal budget includes several provisions addressing immigration, including […]

Jobless Rate Remains at Record Low | Machine Learning and Cyber Security in 2018 | Recruiting Enters the 21st Century | Achieve More with Less Work

eESI Week’s Best For Small Business for the week ending February 9, 2018, includes more news of an economy on the rise, a stock market correction, and a look at the latest cyber security procedures. Plus, we uncover what the future holds for the recruitment industry and how AI can help your small business. And […]

Highlights From the State of the Union Address | America’s Most In-Demand Jobs | Leadership Trends for 2018

eESI Week’s Best For Small Business for the week ending February 2, 2018, includes highlights from President Trump’s State of the Union address. Plus, nearly 300 companies have responded to the passage of the tax reform law with increased employee pay and bonuses. Also, a look at the most popular U.S. jobs and a new initiative […]