Category Archives: Association Human Resources

If Someone Wants to Quote Your Health Insurance – Politely Tell Them That Era Is Over

August 6, 2014 Businessmen and women are used to insurance brokers bringing them an annual renewal, with “quotes” for costs, and these exercises are always filled with anxiety because the businessmen and women never know what is coming and cannot … Continue reading

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What Happened Yesterday in Federal Courts on the ACA? Depends Upon Who You Ask

July 23, 2014 Yesterday was either an earth shattering day in federal court for the Affordable Care Act, or it was a day that didn’t mean much at all. Which of these two visions gets the most attention depends upon … Continue reading

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Why Do Your Members Buy Benefits That Employees Don’t Like?

  July 23, 2014 85% of employees believe that their current benefits are not adequate to take care of their families, this according to a recently released Aflac survey reported in Employee Benefit Advisor on July 16th. Said another way, … Continue reading

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Why Do Your Members Buy Benefits That Employees Don’t Like?

July 18, 2014 85% of employees believe that their current benefits are not adequate to take care of their families, this according to a recently released Aflac survey reported in Employee Benefit Advisor on July 16th. Said another way, only … Continue reading

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Will Health Insurance Premiums Spike for 2015?

April 4, 2014 There is a storm coming for every small business in America – for your health insurance policies renewing for 2015. Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini was among the first to sound the alarm about the potential for rate … Continue reading

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How A Company Controlled Its Benefits Costs – Using Its Own Private Association Benefits Marketplace

March 24, 2014 As with all companies small and large, the Connecticut Energy Marketers Association has seen steady annual increases in its health insurance costs for employees over the years. As with most companies, CEMA had been on a defined … Continue reading

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Associations Can Have Human Resources Management Affinity Programs to Assist Members

February 18, 2014 Trade associations with their own private health insurance and employee benefit marketplaces will soon come equipped with a special section to assist their members with a variety of human resources management tools. What types of new or … Continue reading

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