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Is Rehiring a Former Employee a Good Idea?

By |January 23rd, 2019|Categories: For Employers|Tags: , , , |

Is Rehiring a Former Employee a Good Idea? They’re familiar with organizational operations, company culture and need less training to get up to speed, but only half of employees would consider returning to a former employer. Most senior managers are [...]

How Do Employees Pay for Unexpected Expenses?

By |January 21st, 2019|Categories: For Employers|Tags: , , , , |

How do employees pay for unexpected expenses? Less than half use their savings and the rest turn to credit cards, personal loans, or borrow from friends and family, increasing debt and worsening financial stress. More than a third of U.S. [...]

Financial Wellness Month: How to Make the Most of It

By |January 16th, 2019|Categories: For Employers|Tags: , , , , |

Financial Wellness Month: How to Make the Most of It. Employers can help reduce financial stress that hinders productivity by providing tools that help employees pay down debt and save for retirement. January is National Financial Wellness Month! It’s perfect [...]

Zombie Employees: Who Are They and What Do You Need to Know?

By |January 16th, 2019|Categories: For Employers|Tags: , , , |

Zombie Employees: Who Are They and What Do You Need to Know? Employees with financial stress are distracted at work, take more time off and lose sleep worrying about their finances. Here’s how it’s creating a workforce of zombie employees. [...]

How to Support Mental Health at Work

By |January 8th, 2019|Categories: For Employers|Tags: , , |

How to support mental health at work: Manage work-related mental illness risk factors and encourage employees to engage with available mental health programs and benefits for improved health and higher productivity. Nearly a quarter of U.S. workers have been diagnosed [...]

How to Help Employees Save More for Retirement

By |January 2nd, 2019|Categories: For Employers|Tags: , |

How to help employees save more for retirement. Employees experience debilitating financial stress when it comes to retirement and they want employers to provide tools and support that ensure they’ll have enough money saved to last through retirement. A third [...]

As Recession Looms, Financial Wellness Is The Future

By |December 20th, 2018|Categories: For Employers|Tags: , , |

After years of American economic growth in the wake of the 2008 housing market crash, experts are increasingly worried that another downturn looms on the horizon. According to a recent CNBC Fed survey, there is a 23 percent chance of [...]

What Benefits Do Employees Want in the New Year?

By |December 20th, 2018|Categories: For Employers|Tags: , , , , |

What benefits do employees want in the new year? Employees want benefits that support employees’ diverse needs like transgender-inclusive healthcare benefits, fertility assistance and pet perks. Over 30 percent of employers increased their benefits in 2018, according to research by [...]

How to Make Traditional Work Better for Freelancers

By |December 18th, 2018|Categories: Featured - For Employers|Tags: , , , , |

How do you make traditional work better for freelancers? Freelancers have traditional jobs too and what they want to get from them is predictable income flow and the flexibility to continue their freelance work. More than one in five freelancers [...]

What Tops Financial Stress for Employees?

By |December 11th, 2018|Categories: For Employers|Tags: , , , , , |

What tops financial stress for employees? Retirement and student loan debt, among other financial issues, worry employees enough to inhibit productivity, but financial wellness programs can help them take control and regain focus at work. John Hancock released their annual [...]