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    Battling Pay Compression and Pay Inversion

    12.10.2021
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    What is the difference between pay compression and pay inversion? Pay Compression Pay compression occurs when a new hire is paid the same as current workers in the same position, or when the pay difference between employee levels shrinks so higher-...
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    Avoid the Year-End Broker Boondoggle

    03.25.2021
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    When is the best time for considering a broker change for your employee benefit plans?  Changing brokers, after all, or strategic benefit advisors as I prefer to describe myself, is a big decision.  Any decision to change should bring with it the h...
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    Forward. Thinking.

    01.22.2021
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    The EEOC exists to protect employees against undue discrimination that come in many stripes.  A battle between the EEOC and what HIPAA allows and promotes as a “wellness plan” has been going on for several years.  On January 7, 2021 the EEOC re...
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    All Bark...

    08.11.2020
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    Trump's Executive Orders For Controlling Drug Prices On July 24, 2020, President Trump signed three Executive Orders aimed at the pharmaceutical industry in an attempt to reduce the consumer’s cost of certain medications through a variety of me...
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    This Too Shall Pass

    04.08.2020
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    It’s week 3 of the social distancing order issued by our president as a result of the CV pandemic. While the isolation and constant fear-ridden news can be a drain on my emotional wellbeing, I am encouraged by the resilience we have seen time and t...
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    My Corona

    03.11.2020
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    In the eighties I used to have a fond affection for the My Sharona song by The Knack.  With the recent discovery and subsequent media-led info-demic known as the Coronavirus, it is certainly not business as usual. Planning for the inevitable outb...
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