How To Communicate Effectively In An Isolated Workplace

April 29th, 2020 by United Benefit Advisors

With the world in isolation and social distancing in full effect, the coronavirus pandemic has suddenly transformed the workplace, maybe irreparably.

4 Self-Care Tips For Working From Home

April 16th, 2020 by United Benefit Advisors

The shift from traditional office environments to telework hasn’t just put a strain on businesses unaccustomed to remote work—it’s a major adjustment for employees as well.

What Employers Need to Know about the New Final Rules on Health Reimbursement Arrangements

August 20th, 2019 by United Benefit Advisors

This webinar will provide an overview of the new final rules on health reimbursement arrangements.

Is it Time for Unlimited Time Off?

May 21st, 2019 by United Benefit Advisors

While more and more perks are about employee health, wellness, and happiness, they ultimately are also designed to keep workers at work. A recent article in Quartz at Work points out that more than anything, employees want more time off and out of the …

PTO for When the Wind Blows

November 29th, 2017 by United Benefit Advisors

This year, much of the United States had some form of major natural disaster—hurricanes, wildfires, floods, tornados—and millions of people were either directly affected, or had a family member or close friend who was affected. This life-changing disruption often meant that people couldn’t, or weren’t able to, go to work.

Stop Handing Out Your SSN Like Candy

November 15th, 2017 by United Benefit Advisors

Social Security numbers (or SSNs) used to be tied just to your Social Security benefits. Now, that number is tied to just about everything used to identify you.

Get Moving… To Live!

November 1st, 2017 by United Benefit Advisors

The phrase: “If I’m lying, I’m dying” should be changed to: “If I’m sitting, I’m dying” even though it doesn’t rhyme.


October 18th, 2017 by United Benefit Advisors

There are places where you expect things to be noisy, such as a rock concert, and places where you expect it to be quiet, like an office.

Moments of Clarity: Being Transparent

October 4th, 2017 by United Benefit Advisors

Aristotle was right when he said, “Nature abhors a vacuum.” Companies and politicians like to say that they’re transparent, when in fact, they’re often the opposite. And, as in nature, in the absence of facts, people will often fill their minds with what is perceived.

About That Inheritance… Don’t Count on It

September 20th, 2017 by United Benefit Advisors

Not too long ago, it was assumed that Social Security would pay for most people’s retirement needs. Now, we know better and most employees, regardless of their age, are aware that they need to save additional funds for their retirement.