Elaine Pofeldt

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Elaine Pofeldt

Elaine Pofeldt is a freelance journalist who has contributed to Fortune, Money, CNBC, Inc., Entrepreneur, Fast Company, and the Economist Intelligence Unit. She is author of "The Million-Dollar, One-Person Business" (Random House). Elaine’s first job was running a snack bar in the dugout of the park In her hometown.

the new tax plan affects commuter benefits

September 10, 2018

The New Tax Plan Changed the Math for Commuter Benefits. Will Employers Keep Them?

Kyle Asman was excited to offer commuter benefits to his small team when he launched his new company in January. And it was little surprise that 10 out of the 15 employees at Bx3 Capital, a financial advisory firm, took advantage of the perk. The company is in New York City, after all, a land of […]

millennials want flexible work schedules

June 12, 2018

Millennial Employees Want Flexibility & Benefits. Can They Have It All?

When Kaelin Priger, 26, interviewed for her current job as an environmental analyst in Atlanta, she was excited the company offered three weeks of vacation per year, plus overtime compensation in the form of paid time off, starting on day one.   She lived abroad for several years, and the vacation policy meant she could […]