Valerie Bolden-Barrett is a business writer and content specialist, covering best business practices, human resources and management, public policy, employment law, and workplace issues and trends. She’s a former editor of national business publications at Simon & Schuster and a senior editor at Aspen Publishers. She’s a Temple University alumna, living in Central Connecticut. She started her career as a graphic designer, who discovered that she worked better with words than pictures.
As the pandemic continues, businesses must prioritize which perks they will continue to offer employees.
Lifestyle benefits can help employers improve recruiting, retention, and employee engagement — and help workers feel more satisfied with their jobs.
The DOL has released a proposed rule that adopts an “economic reality” test to make it easier for employers to classify workers as independent contractors.
Your employees may not know how to choose the best benefits for their needs. Here’s how to improve the process for them.
If you have both full-time and part-time employees, learn how to compare benefits options for them.
Not sure how to provide your staff with the medical coverage they want? Here’s how to pick the best healthcare benefits bundle for your company.
The spread of COVID-19 has left businesses to worry about their PTO policies, and if they can afford to keep unused vacation time on the books
Racial disparities are still prevalent in workplaces across the country. Here’s what companies are doing to understand, address, discuss, and take action on the issue.