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Remote Work Challenges for HR | TX Employee Benefits Advisors
Mar

23

2020

Remote Work Challenges for HR | TX Employee Benefits Advisors

It’s been said the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak has created the largest remote work experiment ever devised.  In fact, there are many recently documented cases where companies have asked at least some of their employees to work from home.  Three of those companies are Amazon, Twitter and Microsoft. Remote work, of course, is not something new.  In the past, remote work has been largely reserved…

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Dental Health Benefits You Can’t Afford to Lose | Texas Benefits Firm
Mar

16

2020

Dental Health Benefits You Can’t Afford to Lose | Texas Benefits Firm

Did you know that a healthy mouth and good oral hygiene can actually reduce your likelihood of other serious diseases? Your mouth is more than just a gateway to enjoying delicious food. Your mouth is an indicator of your overall health. Let’s chew on the facts about dental health and what it can mean for the rest of your body. Gum Disease = Warning Sign…

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Employee Burnout in 2020 | Houston Employee Benefits Agents
Mar

10

2020

Employee Burnout in 2020 | Houston Employee Benefits Agents

For a long time, employee burnout has been dismissed. In some instances, it’s been written off as employee laziness or simply an employee being contrary. That, however, is no longer the case. In 2020, HR professionals are going to have to deal with it as a realized syndrome and one that is becoming more prevalent in the workplace. By going unmanaged, it has become an…

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March Madness 2020: The Ball is in Your Court | Texas Benefits Consultants
Mar

2

2020

March Madness 2020: The Ball is in Your Court | Texas Benefits Consultants

March Madness is upon us, and there is no avoiding it. Selection Sunday, when the NCAA Division 1 Men’s Basketball Committee announces which 68 teams made the 2020 tournament, is March 15th. Games begin with the First Four on March 17th and 18th and culminate with the Final Four April 4th and the 2020 NCAA championship game on April 6th. While this annual event can impact…

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No Gym Required for These (Financial) Fitness Tips | Texas Employee Benefits Group
Feb

21

2020

No Gym Required for These (Financial) Fitness Tips | Texas Employee Benefits Group

If you’re like me, your social-media feeds are jammed with headlines about getting “healthy and fit” in the new year. Of course, they’re referring to diet and exercise and common resolutions to drop pounds and work out more often. But it’s just as important to be concerned about your financial fitness—where you can also drop some baggage and get some strength training without going near…

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Eat Your Way to a Healthy Heart | Houston Benefits Team
Feb

10

2020

Eat Your Way to a Healthy Heart | Houston Benefits Team

Each February we focus on ways to improve our heart health in honor of American Heart Month. This year we want to help you by turning your attention to the foods you eat and how to make smart choices with our “This or That” challenge! Below you will see two foods to choose between. Your goal is to choose the food that is the healthier…

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International Hiring Strategy | Houston Employee Benefits Agents
Jan

15

2020

International Hiring Strategy | Houston Employee Benefits Agents

In today’s business world, there is more pressure than ever to maintain a high rate of growth and reach new revenue goals. And growth usually means hiring. The work of HR is an important part of that work, especially where fast-growing companies are concerned. There are many reasons why going beyond borders and hiring talent internationally can help a company reach its objectives. Why International…

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Communication in the Workplace | Texas Employee Benefits Team
Jan

7

2020

Communication in the Workplace | Texas Employee Benefits Team

Today’s workforce looks markedly different than it did just 10 years ago. 1 in 3 workers in the US are millennials and this makes them the largest generation in our current workforce. The way this generation communicates makes it necessary for the office to adjust its messaging strategy. What was seen as top-notch communication tech in the early 2000’s has been replaced by new options….

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Celebrate the Season Safely | Houston Benefits Consultants
Dec

16

2019

Celebrate the Season Safely | Houston Benefits Consultants

Last year’s 2018 Holiday Party Survey by Challenger, Gray & Christmas found that just 65 percent of companies were holding holiday festivities last year, the lowest rate since the 2009 recession, and this trend is expected to continue into the 2019 holiday season (the 2019 report has not yet been released). While in 2009, holiday parties were skipped for financial reasons, today’s causes are more complex. Andrew…

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