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May 22, 2013
Edington Associates LLC, in conjunction with CBIZ Employee Services, a division of CBIZ Inc., recently announced the winners of the 2013 Edington Next Practice Awards. Calls for submissions began on December 12, 2012. As the public and private sectors seek new approaches and solutions to solve our country’s health care crisis, the Next Practice Awards recognize organizations that are actively engaged in the pursuit of a healthy, high-performing workplace and workforce.
May 17, 2013
Dove’s new “Real Beauty” campaign, where a police sketch artist draws pictures of women’s appearances (one with a description from the person being drawn and a second with a depiction from someone else), is turning many heads, as it reveals the reality of how many women view themselves.
May 15, 2013
Earlier this month, our April Small Business Employment Index was featured in prominent media outlets, including The Wall Street Journal and Crain's Cleveland Business, as the SBEI continues to become an integral part of the country's employment discussion.
May 3, 2013
Our April Small Business Employment Index (SBEI) has been released and the findings show a slight uptick of .43 percent during the month, following an impressive increase of 1.25 percent in small business hiring in March. In contrast, ADP’s April jobs survey illustrated that the private sector added just 119,000 jobs, well below analysts’ estimates of 150,000 jobs.
April 26, 2013
Karen McLeese of CBIZ Benefits & Insurance Services shared what business owners need to know about health care exchanges.
April 12, 2013
To ward off the common everyday aches and pains, why do many of us pluck Advil off the shelves rather than the store brand Ibuprofen? Why do we refer to all facial tissue, regardless of brand name, as Kleenex? It’s the “brand” of course. The same principles clearly apply when examining why someone chooses one job offer over another.
April 4, 2013
Our March Small Business Employment Index (SBEI) has been released and the findings show a significant 1.25 percent increase during the month, following a slight increase of .20 percent in small business hiring in February. In contrast, ADP’s March jobs survey illustrated that the private sector added just 158,000 jobs, which was the smallest since October 2012 and considerably less than analysts’ estimates of 200,000 jobs.
March 8, 2013
Can we really believe what we are hearing -- progressive companies such as Yahoo and Best Buy are backing off of liberal telecommuting policies? Both companies have issued statements on the policy changes, including the below: “This isn’t a broad industry view on working from home.
March 7, 2013
Our February Small Business Employment Index (SBEI) has been released and the findings show a .20 percent increase during the month, following a decrease of 2.37 percent in small business hiring in January. In comparison, ADP’s February jobs survey demonstrated that the private sector added 198,000 jobs, exceeding analysts’ estimates of 170,000 jobs, but falling short of January’s tally, which was revised upward to 215,000 added jobs.
February 19, 2013
While there are signs of gradual improvement in the U.S. economy, there are also a number of indicators that suggest the road to recovery will be long, such as the high unemployment rate and sluggish job growth. With widespread uncertainty over the economic landscape, organizations may question the need to evaluate employee pay.