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Brittany Brooks

Brittany Brooks

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Brittany Brooks has worked in Human Resources as an HR specialist and manager for about ten years combined. After that time, she decided to use her powers for the good of the workplace and now uses her first-hand experiences in her writing to give business owners and HR professionals an honest look into what’s happening in their offices. She advocates for meaningful employee retention and improving the employer-employee relationship.

Resource entries by Brittany Brooks

Are You Guiding Your Employees Through a Successful Enrollment Experience?

Are You Guiding Your Employees Through a Successful Enrollment Experience?

September 21, 2022 | by

In this article, you’ll discover the common pain points hindering a successful enrollment process and some tips and tricks to improve the overall experience for everyone involved.

The New Age of Benefits Brokers Are Focused on People-First, Here’s Why

The New Age of Benefits Brokers Are Focused on People-First, Here’s Why

August 25, 2022 | by

Incorporating the values of people-first culture can help brokers achieve success and client satisfaction. Shifting to this mindset as a benefits broker means you can assist your clients in putting their people first. What does that look like?

Important Dates to Remember: Preparing for ACA Reporting Deadlines

Important Dates to Remember: Preparing for ACA Reporting Deadlines

December 28, 2021 | by

Read our refresher on the Affordable Care Act: important dates to prepare for reporting deadlines and additional resources to ensure you stay in compliance for 2021.

Anticipated Minimum Wage Increase by State for 2022

Anticipated Minimum Wage Increase by State for 2022

December 16, 2021 | by

Many states have higher minimum wages than the federal minimum wage requirement $7.25 per hour. Read more on which states may increase their minimum wage in 2022.

Preparing Your Organization for Compliance in the First 90 Days of 2022 and Beyond

Preparing Your Organization for Compliance in the First 90 Days of 2022 and Beyond

November 29, 2021 | by

Join us on Tuesday, December 14, 2021, from 12:00 - 1:00 pm ET as we host a webinar discussing the latest legislation and tips for preparing for the new year.  

Easy Ways to Motivate Your Staff

Easy Ways to Motivate Your Staff

November 11, 2021 | by

To motivate employees, there is a combination of factors including feeling connected, empowered, appreciated, and rewarded. The following ways will help develop these positive feelings and grow the employee motivation you crave.

Cost-Effective Marketing Ideas for Nonprofits

Cost-Effective Marketing Ideas for Nonprofits

November 09, 2021 | by

Marketing campaigns don’t all have to be costly. Read for more about how you can make the most out of the limited marketing budget of your nonprofit.

2021 Holiday Season: When the Federal Reserve & Most Banks are Observing

2021 Holiday Season: When the Federal Reserve & Most Banks are Observing

October 25, 2021 | by

Federal Reserve & banking holidays can affect when your direct deposits are paid. Read this post to prepare your payroll schedule for the rest of 2021 and 2022. 

5 Ways to Keep Your Virtual Team Engaged

5 Ways to Keep Your Virtual Team Engaged

September 02, 2021 | by

Learn 5 ways your organization can thrive in a virtual environment. 

COBRA Series Part 3: COBRA Premium Assistance

COBRA Series Part 3: COBRA Premium Assistance

August 31, 2021 | by

In this COBRA Series Part 3, we review the COBRA Premium Assistance: Overview, Claiming Credits, and Record keeping. 

Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRA): Which One Should You Offer?

Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRA): Which One Should You Offer?

August 31, 2021 | by

With six health reimbursement arrangement (HRA) plan types, many benefit broker consultants and employers may be asking the following question: Which HRA plan should I offer? But before we dive into the details, let’s cover what health reimbursement arrangements (HRA) are.

COBRA Series Part 2: The Top COBRA Compliance Mistakes Employers Make

COBRA Series Part 2: The Top COBRA Compliance Mistakes Employers Make

August 24, 2021 | by

Learn about some of the biggest COBRA compliance mistakes companies make like overlooked  open enrollment periods and retroactive premium increases.

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