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10 Intrinsic Rewards That Your Employees Look Forward To

Vantage Circle

Managers frequently look for novel ways to motivate their workers and keep them engaged. Making an environment where employees can obtain intrinsic rewards is one great way to achieve this goal. You can better appreciate its significance in the workplace if you understand the whole concept of intrinsic rewards. This post will look at intrinsic rewards, their multiple types, and their advantages over extrinsic rewards.

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These benefits will help HR tackle new (and old) challenges in 2023

Employee Benefit News

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3 predictions for office work in 2023

Employee Benefit News

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What happens to HSA funds at the end of the year?

Benefit Resource Inc.

The arrival of December often triggers the onset of a mild panic attack for many individuals. We’re not referring to the anxiety that tends to accompany the hustle and bustle of the approaching holidays. For many pre-tax benefit account holders, December marks the final month of benefit coverage in the current plan year. Participants in FSAs, HRAs and even HSAs begin to evaluate their account balances.

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Creating a Company Culture of Care: Integrating Mental Health, Wellbeing, and DEI in Benefits

Speaker: Sean Raible

Picture a workplace where physiological safety is not just an aim but a reality, driven by thoughtful employee benefits that prioritize mental health, wellbeing, and DEI. 🤔 ✨ Achieving this vision requires more than just occasional training sessions and employee assistance programs. Moving beyond the basics, this vision calls for a holistic approach that integrates these elements into your company culture as well as your HR and benefits strategy.

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A Holiday Greeting with the Best Intentions

Florida Workers' Comp

"Content Warning: This website contains language that is offensive or harmful. Please engage with this website at your own pace." We are not sure how we reached that conclusion, as it is abundantly and objectively clear that (1) no person can judge what is subjectively offensive or hurtful to another, and (2) any word may in fact be offensive and so it is ultimately best to not use any words.

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New Pay Equity Laws Change the Landscape of Employee Pay

Patriot Software

It’s illegal to pay different wages for the same job based on race, sex, gender expression, or national origin. But, pay equity in the workplace is sometimes still a problem. What does pay inequality look like? On average, a woman in the U.S. makes $0.83 for every $1.00 a man earns. Pay inequality doesn’t just […] READ MORE.

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Should substance abuse insurance be part of your employee benefits?

Higginbotham

Substance abuse is common and may affect some of your workers. As an employer, you can support your workers by providing employee health benefits that include substance abuse insurance. Mental Health and Substance Abuse Prevalence. In the 2020 National Survey on Drug Use and Health from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), 21.4 percent of people aged 12 or older admitted to using illicit drugs in the previous year.

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Firms That Pay Ransom to Cyber Criminals Are Often Hit Again

InterWest Insurance Services

A new study has found that one-third of companies that are hit with ransomware and pay the hackers to unlock their systems, are often likely to be targeted a second time. And after they pay, they are often faced with significant fallout, including system rebuilding costs, their data still being leaked and financial implications, according to the “2022 Cyber Readiness Report” by Hiscox.

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Financial Security and Happiness in Later Life: Reflections from Recent Webinars

Money Talk

Being the author of a book about transitions in later life , I am always looking for new information about this topic. I recently attended a number of webinars about retirement planning. Below are 10 of my top take-aways: Knowledge is Power - While new state financial education mandates are getting lots of media attention (and rightly so), financial education works for everyone!

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New DOL Final Overtime Rules: Quickstart Guide for Employers

There’s a new overtime salary threshold that will impact employers across the country. If you have an employee making less than $43,888 on July 1 or less than $58,656 on January 1, you’re going to have to start paying overtime. Download Paycor’s guide to learn: Which groups of employees are affected? How should you classify employees? Best ways to mitigate risk.

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Work-Life Integration: What It Is And 5 Ways to Develop It

BetterUp

Work and life have integrated more than ever before. With employees working from kitchen tables and living room couches, it’s impossible to spot the difference between home and work.

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Which Corporate Fitness Trends Will Shape 2023?

TalentCulture - Employee Benefits

As a corporate fitness professional, one of my favorite activities at the end of each year is to set aside time to look back at what has unfolded over the past 12 months. It helps to review what has worked for our clients (as well as what didn’t work so well). An open-minded, reflective analysis […]. The post Which Corporate Fitness Trends Will Shape 2023?

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IRS Proposed Regulations Would Permanently Allow Remote Witnessing of Spousal Consent

Proskauer's Employee Benefits & Executive Compensa

The IRS issued new proposed regulations that would permanently change the rules that require spousal consent for plan distributions to be signed in the physical presence of a notary or plan representative. Specifically, the proposed regulations would allow plans to accept remote notarization or witnessing by a plan representative if the remote process meets certain standards aimed at ensuring the integrity of the process.

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Wishing Your Professional Contacts a Happy New Year

HR Digest

“Wishing Your Professional Contacts a Happy New Year” is a comprehensive guide to conveying your well wishes to your colleagues, clients, and business partners. Discover tips for crafting the perfect new year message, common mistakes to avoid, and ideas for conveying your wishes in a professional manner. Strengthen your professional relationships and set a positive tone for the year ahead with these helpful suggestions.

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6 Strategies to Navigate Social Determinants of Health for a Better Workplace

In today’s dynamic work landscape, where the lines between personal and professional life blur, understanding the intricate interplay between social determinants of health (SDoH) and emotional wellbeing is paramount. Employers must acknowledge that the whole person comes to work and every aspect of a person’s personal and professional life, especially their mental health, comes with them.

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35 New Year Trivia Questions To Test How Well You Know The Holiday?

Vantage Circle

New Year symbolizes a new beginning. It's a time to remember the passing year and promise to do better in the next. And what better way to do that other than to host a new year's eve celebration? We often ring in the New Year by celebrating with our family and friends. However, we do need to pace ourselves if we want to usher in a new beginning.

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The Purpose of Fear and How to Overcome It

BetterUp

Jump to section. What is fear? Phobia vs. fear. What causes fear? How can I overcome fear? Learn to live with fear. Fear is ingrained in all of us. It’s an evolutionary survival tactic known as our fight-or-flight instinct. The purpose of fear is to use adrenaline to tell us to protect ourselves and move out of harm’s way. You’ve probably felt different levels of fear throughout your life — in a dark theater watching a scary movie, dealing with an aggressive person, or driving in the dark in the

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How to poach-proof your team in 2023

Employee Benefits

Expanding your business with the best talent is an essential step in growing the company. Unfortunately, every other company in the world has the exact same agenda, so you’re competing with their best efforts to attract and retain top-tier talent, too. While a signed contract signifies commitment, temptation will always lurk elsewhere for employees.

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The Ultimate Corporate Retreat Guide: 24 Destination Ideas and Tips

HR Digest

Turn off the laptop, ditch the suit and tune into nature at a ski resort, beach or lake. The HR Digest has curated a guide that’ll offer tips for planning a corporate retreat and destination ideas. Let the fabulous views of North America work their magic at your next unforgettable company retreat. As the HR leader of your company, you have a responsibility to not only guide your employees towards success, but also to invest in their personal and professional growth.

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HR Trends to Watch in 2024 + Plus Advice for Driving Impact!

The pressure is on to create a positive onboarding experience. Plus, a sub-par onboarding process can domino into other concerns such as low performance, burnout (for you and new hires), and retention challenges. Our 2024 State of HR report will give you a realistic picture of the HR landscape and tips to onboarding effectively in the year to come.

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How to Cultivate A Learning Environment In The Workplace

Vantage Circle

Today's employees care more about work-life balance, professional growth, and recognition than money. For example, Harvard Business Review (HBR) reports that: 9 out of 10 people would trade a portion of their earnings for more meaningful work. Others are interested in training opportunities that allow them to learn new skills and reach their full potential.

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More Providers Charging for Some Health Portal Services

InterWest Insurance Services

As more health services are being rendered through providers’ patient portals and telemedicine, some providers are starting to bill for some of those interactions. A number of health systems around the country have started billing for certain types of messages, largely ones that are involved in clinical assessments or medical history reviews that take more than five minutes.

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Second Interview Questions and How to Nail Your Answers

BetterUp

Jump to section. What’s a second interview? How to prepare for your second interview. Second interview questions and answers. Nail that second interview. You’re not alone if you find interviewing for a job stressful. It’s the most overwhelming part of the job search for many. Much of this stress comes from worrying about making a good first impression.

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Seven Pillars of Inclusion Explained

HR Digest

Just like sports, people from different countries around the globe face drawbacks when getting involved in different activities. That’s where the pillars of inclusion come in. To build a system that ensures full participation from everyone, we need to identify the requirements for particular subgroups and find ways to cater to them. Who Invented The 7 Pillars Of Inclusion?

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Improving Access To & Utilization Of Cancer Screening With Color

Discover how Color's comprehensive care solution is revolutionizing cancer screening adherence and knowledge. Through an in-depth case study, Color's unique approach to comprehensive cancer care has shown significant benefits in increasing screening rates and enhancing patient knowledge. Participants reported a 2-3x increase in adherence to screening guidelines over just 8 weeks, with 84% of participants increasing their familiarity with timing and frequency of cancer screening.

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How To Start A Peer-to-Peer Recognition Program?

Vantage Circle

Beginning a peer-to-peer recognition program can be an excellent way to boost morale and motivation within a group or organization. This program encourages individuals to recognize and appreciate their peers' accomplishments and contributions. In return, it helps strengthen bonds and foster a positive work environment. But how can you kickstart the program, and what is the starting point?

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Flying, Disappointment, and Lawsuit

Florida Workers' Comp

The topic of air travel is often in the news. The hot topic in recent days has been the volume of flight cancellations. There have been a great many. Many don't know those daily cancellations are tracked in real-time by FlightAware.com. Tens of thousands of canceled flights have disrupted and stranded people in recent days. It has been a tough holiday season for many.

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3 ways employee data can transform your organization

Pacific Prime

If you’re not already collecting and analyzing employee data, the question is, why not? Employee data is more or less one of your organization’s most underrated tools, providing you with valuable insights and the ability to make informed, data-driven decisions in relation to your employees. In this Pacific Prime article, we’ll quickly define employee data.

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Stop only checking boxes: Hiring for potential over experience

Insperity

Some hiring managers have a very clear idea of who they’re looking for to fill a role. Too often, this causes them to fixate on requirements for job candidates that they assume are critical – but actually may not be all that important in practice. For example, hiring managers want someone with X years of experience in their industry, preferably working X years at certain companies.

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Individual Development Plan Template

There’s no way around it: sometimes employees need your help. Use this free template to clarify expectations, share resources, and set a timeline. Best case scenario, this process helps them improve. Worst case, your great recordkeeping keeps you compliant even if they move on. Download the template today!