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Title Inflation and Considerations for Creating Accurate Job Titles

Post Date: May 23, 2023

With today’s tight labor market, employers are looking to strengthen their attraction and retention efforts as much as possible. One way to aid this is by creating accurate job titles. However, some employers focus excessively…

Voluntary Life Evidence of Insurability Rules and Benefits Administration Challenges

Post Date: May 18, 2023

The proliferation of benefits administration systems has changed the landscape of employee benefits, enabling employers to offer more benefits to employees with significant efficiency gains in enrollment, billing, and communicating eligibility to insurance companies and…

The Insurance Market Cycle: Hard Versus Soft Markets

Post Date: May 2, 2023

The commercial insurance market is cyclical in nature, fluctuating between hard and soft markets. These cycles affect the availability, terms and price of commercial insurance, so it’s helpful to know what to expect in both…

Medicare Coordination of Benefits: An Introduction for Employers

Post Date: April 26, 2023

When a plan participant or beneficiary has Medicare and other health insurance, such as group health plan insurance, retiree coverage or Medicaid, there can often be confusion as to which insurance pays first on claims….

Manufacturing Industry Trends to Watch

Post Date: March 26, 2023

The manufacturing sector consists of businesses that utilize raw materials to generate finished products. Due to the range of items this industry plays a role in producing (e.g., food and beverages, textiles, apparel, wood products,…