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Small Businesses Get a Bum Rap on Health Benefits

Conventional wisdom has it that small businesses lag way behind big companies in providing health care benefits to employees. A new study shows how wrong conventional wisdom can be.

Survey data from United Benefit Advisors reveals that small employers, those with less than 100 employees, are keeping pace with the…

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Business Owners Are Unprepared for a Cyber Attack

A survey from insurer Nationwide reveals they are unprepared for the future or unexpected events — even though they acknowledge the importance of best practices to protect their livelihoods, employees and customers.

Most business owners say it’s important to plan for cyberattacks, natural disasters and succession.

But the vast majority…

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Employers, Here’s How to Reduce Turnover

Employers who think their workers are happy and content might be shocked by the results of a recent survey by staffing firm Robert Half.

According to the results, more than four in 10 workers (42 percent) said they’re likely to look for a new job within the next year…

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Building a Pet-Friendly Workplace

There was a time when people smoked in the office, but would have considered it rude if someone brought their dog in to work. Times have changed.

These days, many employers strive to create a workplace that is open, airy and comfortable. The idea is to make it so that…

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