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Human Resources

5 Steps to Memorable Employee On-boarding

June 15, 2017

 Congratulations, the offer you extended was accepted! That’s great. Enjoy the moment. But, a lot can happen between the acceptance of an offer and a new employee’s start date, so it’s time to shift to on-boarding.

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Culture

Finding Success in Failure: Building an Engaging Culture

June 9, 2017

It’s easy to think that bad things can’t happen to your organization when things are going well. But signs of trouble can hide themselves during periods of growth. And when left ignored, these issues can cripple a company.

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Benefits, Compliance

Don't Miss These Important Benefit Compliance Deadlines

June 8, 2017

It’s that time of year again when schools are dismissing and summer vacation is on the brain. It would be nice if benefits compliance could take a break for the summer too, but unfortunately, that isn’t the case. One of the biggest mistakes we see clients make is missing important filing deadlines.

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Well-Being

The Benefits of an Ergonomic Workplace

June 6, 2017

Admit it. When you get home after a full workday, you often  just want to lie on the couch. But you’re not alone! Many people feel worn out; not just mentally, but physically. On average, 95% of an office workers’ day is spent in front of a computer. It makes sense that we feel drained. And poor ergonomics don’t just make our bodies feel tired, they can actually cause us harm.

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Video

Brooke's Place: Indianapolis Brackets for Good Winner 2017 [Video]

May 30, 2017

Up against 63 other local nonprofits in Brackets for Good of Indianapolis, Brooke's Place took a competitive fundraising lead and was awarded a generous $10,000 grand prize for their organization. Watch the video or read the transcript below to learn more about Brooke's Place and how you can help transform grief into hope.

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