Heart Healthy Culture

Heart Healthy Culture

A recent article from “Word on Benefits” served to reinforce how important it is to align the benefit plan design with EXPECTED Safety and Productivity results if you want your business to thrive. 1 in 12 (2.6 million) Canadian adults age 20 and over live...
Balancing Act

Balancing Act

Whenever there is an employee group benefit program in place, corporate ownership and plan administration must always weight the pros and cons. Typically the cost of providing a benefit to the return on that investment. This runs into a bit of a looped narrative as...
Employee Benefit Education, Part #1

Employee Benefit Education, Part #1

Because we are in the business of benefits, we strive to constantly understand and educate the target end user—the employee. Whether staff are contributing to the benefit premium (via payroll deduction) or not, when corporations want to ensure the benefit program adds...
Balancing Act

REMINDERS on Disability in your Benefit Plan

Connecting communication strategies to business (benefit) objectives, recruitment, retention, safety, and productivity requirements are necessary to effectively drive the overall purpose of the organization. …that’s where there’s “power” in...
December for decisions

December for decisions

December for decisions A date in the calendar Sometimes, especially in month twelve of the calendar, it seems there is a lot of anxiety created to either have achieved or missed our goals. We’re either a hero or zero in some fashion.  The thought of some “magic”...