A question we often get is, “Should I hire a full-time HR person or outsource my HR?” It’s a really important question and we wanted to address it on the blog today. In general, HR is a critical part of any business operation. So much gets wrapped up in the HR seat, it’s often responsible for: maintaining morale, culture, hiring,
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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Your FSA
One of the biggest financial challenges people in the US are facing is whether or not they’re able to afford healthcare. People are already struggling to pay for the insurance premiums but on top of that, they’re afraid deductibles, prescriptions, and co-insurance might push them into the red. It’s no wonder that they’re struggling. Healthcare costs have risen faster than…
5 Ways Create Better Executive Search With The Help Of Your Golden Retriever
I’m sure some of you were attracted to this post because of the picture of my Golden Retriever, Layla. It might surprise you that she is a help when I pursue an executive search, as she reminds me (with dog treats of course) of the steps businesses should take when conducting a search process with an executive search consultant.
LifeBlood Podcast – HR Best Practices
Check this out! Yours truly LeiLani E. Quiray is a guest on the LifeBlood Podcast – HR Best Practices hosted by George Grombacher.
We talked about HR best practices for small businesses, treating humans as the most valuable resources, how organizations can actually live their values instead of just talking about it, and how to get started.
Recession-Proofing Strategies for Small Businesses and Their HR Teams
Amid a recession, organizations of all sizes and sectors usually experience decreased sales and profits stemming from changing consumer behaviors. An economic downturn may also limit an organization’s credit capabilities and reduce their overall cash flow as customers take more time to pay for products and services.
While these behaviors can threaten the financial stability of any organization, large businesses…
How to uplift yourself and the world one step at a time
Check this out! Yours truly is a guest on the How to uplift yourself and the world one step at a time Podcast hosted by Gina Casbarro.
IN THIS EPISODE WE TALK ABOUT:
The power of small, incremental growth
How your purpose can evolve over time
Energetically making space for your goals
Life-changing lessons from solo travel
4 Attraction and Retention Trends to Monitor in 2023
Last year’s labor market was a roller coaster and we believe 2023 will be no different. A lot is uncertain but one thing is clear: employers will struggle to compete for top talent. Labor metrics indicate that though the market has slightly improved over last year, it’s still a tight labor market, numbers remain historically high. While most employers project…
Today’s Top Compensation Trends
Although some organizations may cut jobs or reduce hiring as economic growth slows, some are paying higher employee wages to keep and win top talent. More than ever, compensation is top of mind for employers and employees alike. Today, workers can demand higher pay and better benefits as many employers face a worker shortage and struggle with employee attraction and…
Employee Benefit Plan Limit for 2023
Many employee benefits are subject to annual dollar limits that are adjusted for inflation by the IRS each year. The following commonly offered Employee Benefits are subject to these limits:
- High deductible health plans (HDHPs) and health savings accounts (HSAs)
- Health flexible spending accounts (FSAs)
- 401(k) plans
- Transportation fringe benefit plans.
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Identifying and Retaining Key Employees
Identifying and retaining key employees is especially important in light of ongoing attraction and retention difficulties employers have been facing. According to Zywave’s 2022 Attraction and Retention Survey, more than 75% of employers consider attraction and retention to be among their top five business challenges. In response to changing work demands brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic and trends such…