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Businesses continue to prioritize employee health benefits

Emily Payne •
BenefitsPro
NataBene

Results from the Principal Financial Well-Being Index released this month indicate that employers are continuing to prioritize employee benefits and health care in the wake of the fiscal impact of COVID-19. The survey collected responses from 500 “business decision-makers” spread across companies with between two to 10,000 employees. Those respondents were asked to rank their

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Small businesses are optimistic about the future, even as they continue navigating COVID-19

Samantha Todd •
Forbes

As small businesses struggle to survive the economic havoc caused by Covid-19, new research shows that small business owners are optimistic about the future. Some 75% of small business owners agree that if a crisis like the coronavirus pandemic were to happen again, they’d be better prepared to handle it, according to a survey by

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Assessing the state of and options for your business during COVID-19 fallout

C.J. Marwitz •
BenefitsPro
AntonioGuillem

In these days of “unprecedented times,” during which American businesses have been hit hard by COVID-19, business owners are struggling to determine how to be proactive and arm themselves for the economic threats that are still to come. Following is guidance based on my experience as a Chapter 11 bankruptcy attorney representing businesses and creditors

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Microbusinesses could be the key to surviving the COVID-19 recession

STEVEN MELENDEZ •
Co. Create
Prostock-Studio

People’s online microbusinesses and side hustles might be helping their hometowns’ resilience during the COVID-19 pandemic, a new study by the web-hosting company GoDaddy suggests. That includes people such as Nashville-based Chef Zach Sass, who was laid off as a result of virus-related restaurant closures. As a stopgap, he started a coronavirus-era business as a

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How to prepare self-insured businesses for rising pharmacy costs

Paul Wilson •
BenefitsPro
BackyardProduction

Before the novel coronavirus hit, employer health benefits were already expected to rise 5% this year, according to the National Business Group on Health’s (NBGH) 2020 Large Employers’ Health Care Strategy and Plan Design Survey. The survey estimated the total cost of health care to be $15,375 per employee, including premiums and out-of-pocket costs for employees

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