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AHCA Passes in the House – Now What?

Many of you are likely aware that on May 4, 2017, the U.S. House of Representatives passed House Resolution 1628, a reconciliation bill proposed by the current administration, aimed at “repealing and replacing” the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) set forth under the Obama administration. This new bill, titled the “American Health Care Act of 2017” (AHCA) is …

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How Clear Benefits Communication Creates Productivity

Many successful employers offer substantial employee benefit programs, but they are often frustrated by how little value their employees see in them. In part, this under-appreciation is caused by employee confusion about what benefits are provided, and when and how they can take best advantage of those benefits. The Cost of Unclear Communication When employees do not clearly understand their …

How DST Is Messing with Me

I’ve never had the DTs, but twice a year I do get the DSTs. DST, otherwise known as daylight saving time (not savings), is observed by nearly every state in the U.S. except Hawaii and Arizona (except the Navajo Nation). Source: UBA Employer News

Nothing Good Ever Comes from Social Media

How many times must it be said that you need to be aware (or beware) of what you post on social media? This is because your friends aren’t the only ones looking — so are your coworkers and maybe even your employer. Source: UBA Employer News