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Our health & welfare experts write articles, host webinars, launch videos and get interviewed by employee benefits, insurance, business and national media. It's award-winning insurance journalism which can be found here weekly.

 

Our Take: Popular Voluntary Benefits May no Longer be Optional

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These popular voluntary benefits offerings could be the deciding factor for job candidates | Corporate Synergies

A recent survey shows more employers offering popular voluntary benefits. We think it could help attract and retain top talent. The world of work looks different, and employees—and potential employees—are prioritizing different aspects of their careers and compensation. In a … Read More

6 Options to Adjust PTO Imbalance

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Too much PTO? Too little? Here’s how to adjust PTO imbalance | Corporate Synergies

Can your paid time off (PTO) rules keep up when employees want to take that long-postponed trip? Here’s what to consider as you adjust PTO imbalance. One of the most important parts of updating the PTO policy is keeping your … Read More

Corporate Synergies releases The Current Insurance Journal 2021

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The award-winning The Current Insurance Journal featuring top industry thought leadership is now available. | Corporate Synergies

Camden, New Jersey, June 1, 2021— National employee benefits broker Corporate Synergies has released The Current Insurance Journal 2021, an annual publication featuring over 25 selections of benefits journalism from their experts. In its ninth edition, The Current offers powerful business … Read More

Corporate Synergies Announces EB RISE II HR and Finance Conference

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EB RISE II: HR and Finance Conference will be held on June 8 | Corporate Synergies

Camden, New Jersey, May 4, 2021—Corporate Synergies is announcing its annual HR and Finance conference, EB RISE II on June 8, 2021. The full-day event features subject matter experts sharing their health & welfare benefits and related cost-containment knowledge through … Read More

Our Take: Are you Prepared to Educate Employees on COVID-19 Vaccines?

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Educate employees on COVID-19 vaccines with local, accurate resources to help answer questions | Corporate Synergies

Employers are often trusted sources of information for employees and can be an important part of educating employees on COVID-19 vaccines. For most adults, COVID-19 vaccine eligibility may have seemed like a distant prospect—until now. With vaccine production and distribution … Read More

Our Take: New Study Highlights the Importance of Benefits Literacy

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Healthcare cost questions stress the importance of benefits literacy for employees and consumers | Corporate Synergies

A new study suggests the importance of benefits literacy in helping employees make informed healthcare choices. The rise in apps and benefits technology platforms offer consumers more access to data, increased price transparency and presumably more control. Patients shopping around … Read More

Our Take: Encouraging Employee Routine Care during COVID-19

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Patient receives routine care during COVID-19 | Our Take by Corporate Synergies

Employers should encourage employee routine care during COVID-19 to help prevent future costs and health concerns. Among reports of pandemic-strained medical resources and calls to stay home, the importance of routine and preventative care can be lost. The U.S. Centers … Read More

Our Take: Amplifying the Call for Flu Shots during COVID-19

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Older Adult Getting Flu Shots during COVID-19 | Our Take by Corporate Synergies

Flu shots during COVID-19 can lead to fewer flu cases, fewer sick days and more resources for COVID-19 patients. The annual flu shot refrain continues, though welcomed COVID-19 vaccine updates seem to drown it out. While some may hesitate to … Read More

Our Take: It’s Time. Expect More Open Enrollment Questions

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Benefit Options Can Lead to Open Enrollment Questions | Corporate Synergies

Many employees are looking closer at benefits options leading to open enrollment questions. Are you ready to answer them? With many benefits plans starting January 1st, employers around the country are navigating their annual open enrollment period right now. Open … Read More

Our Take: Voter Engagement, the 2020 Election and Healthcare

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Voter turnout for 2020 election and healthcare | Corporate Synergies

“Our Take” is Corporate Synergies’ commentary on benefits/insurance news topics. This article discusses the connection between the 2020 election and healthcare. Early voting in the 2020 election has shattered records, setting a historic pace for voter turnout by the time … Read More