The world is changing in more ways than we can count. For benefits professionals, this means adapting to three big, new realities and factoring them into your employee benefits strategy to help your organization thrive.
In celebration of our 10-year anniversary, dozens of employee benefits professionals and thought leaders are sharing their history and their perspectives and outlook on the rapidly changing benefits industry. We’re publishing their interviews weekly on LinkedIn as part of our series, Insights From Industry Leaders. Three leaders share their insights for creating engaged health care consumers.
In celebration of our 10-year anniversary, we asked dozens of benefits leaders to share their stories, including their thoughts on the current landscape and their visions for the future of employee benefits. We’re publishing their interviews every week on my LinkedIn page as part of our series, Insights From Industry Leaders. They explain why benefits communication matters.
Here at Benz Communications, we spend our days advocating for more and better benefits communication, so we’re always excited when we see companies put this into practice. This is why I was thrilled to say “yes,” when benefits giant Ameritas asked me to participate in a series of thought leadership videos for its employer clients.
In today’s benefits world—where a company’s workforce can span three distinct generations—it’s no surprise that your core benefits menu isn’t going to please everyone all of the time, or even some of the time. Voluntary benefits have supplemented core benefits in one way or another since the 1960s. When deployed successfully, they can wield tremendous power, single-handedly improving employee satisfaction, increasing your employee value proposition (EVP), and distinguishing your company among competitors for the best and brightest employees. Our latest blog shows you how to make this happen.
We’re frequently asked when employers should start investing more time, energy, and money in employee benefits communication. Learn when companies need to re-evaluate their benefits communication—and add more resources to support it.
Organizational changes provide ideal opportunities to reaffirm the value of your company benefits, including retirement benefits. Because these opportunities are often missed, we were delighted to partner with State Street Global Advisors to create a tip sheet for using a big organizational change to communicate the full value of your 401(k) plan. Read our blog to see how it’s done.
Employee benefits account for a chunk of expenses that's significant enough to raise the question, “How is your company ensuring that your employees are understanding, appreciating, and using the full range of benefits available to them?” Smart companies are treating employees like consumers and health care like a product, and in turn are creating employee benefits websites that strategically market their benefits offerings. Read our blog for answers to the top 12 questions we hear about benefits websites.
We’re happy—pun intended—to see two of our clients honored on the CareerBliss 50 Happiest Companies in America for 2015. Congratulations to Intuit and Adobe. How do the happiest companies use employee benefits communication to add to company culture and employee happiness?
This month, the Integrated Benefits Institute (IBI) releases its2015 CFO survey, showing that senior leaders get the connection between a healthy workforce and achieving strategic business goals. In fact, many see health benefits as an essential tool to attract, retain, and engage talent.