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Ten Tips for Choosing an Advisor to Administer Your Health Plan

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Choosing the right advisor to manage your company’s health care plan is a crucial decision that can significantly impact your organization’s financial well-being. As a CFO, you need a trusted partner who possesses the right expertise, understands industry trends, and can provide tailored solutions to meet your company’s overall goals.…

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Recovery After an Active Assailant Event in the Workplace Webinar: Part 3 of 3

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Active assailant events can happen anywhere – schools, businesses of all types, and even on a sunny, seaside boardwalk crowded with tourists, which happened in Hollywood, Fla., on May 29. Such attacks come in many forms and can involve weapons such as guns, explosive devices and vehicles. David Hosier, senior…

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The Top Four Challenges Nonprofits Will Face in 2023

Christopher Owens

As nonprofits face an increasing amount of need by those they serve, they can also look forward to a host of potential pitfalls on the back end. Nonprofits should keep an eye open to several trends that could impact operations by boosting their exposure to risk. Potential Property Pitfalls The…

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Four Ways to Ensure Your Benefits Plan Aligns with the Evolving Workforce

Jaret Malleo

In today’s evolving workforce, organizations must align their employee benefits to meet the unique needs of different generations. It is a challenge, for sure, but it’s not impossible. Here are four ways to ensure your benefits appeal to all, which will assist you in recruiting and retaining the most sought-after…

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Responding to an Active Assailant Event in the Workplace Webinar: Part 2 of 3

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Unfortunately, gun violence in workplaces of all kinds, schools and public spaces are becoming more prevalent and more violent in the United States. How you respond may make all the difference and the rule is simple: Run, Hide, Fight. Oswald Companies hosted the second in a three-part series on active…

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[Video] Insights from University School’s David Wright: Board Governance and the Steering Committee of the ISBC

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Gene Pompili, vice president and risk leader of employee benefits at Oswald Companies, sits down with David Wright, CFO of University Schools, to discuss his experiences from being on the ISBC board, a school-led governance and steering committee.  

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Health Care Utilization Stabilizes: Strategies to Manage Cost Remain Critical for Employers

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“We’re back.” That was the mantra repeated throughout 2022 in many spaces of American life. After two years disrupted by a pandemic and its aftermath, 2022 was the beginning of the post-COVID-19 normal – and that included a normalization of health care utilization after two tumultuous years. Due to the…

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Restoration of Benefits for Highly Compensated Employees

Bob Harting

Qualified retirement plans, group term life and group disability insurance plans are normally structured to provide the same benefit formula across the board for all covered employees. This results in reverse discrimination against highly paid executives due to benefit and contribution caps. However, there is a way to pay executives…

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Protecting Your Company and Your Employees: ERISA Bond and Fiduciary Liability Insurance

Tiffany Fronek

Insurance requirements for administering employee plan benefits confuse many fiduciaries and retirement plan officials. While an ERISA or fidelity bond is required by law, fiduciary liability insurance can also be helpful. So, what’s the difference? Purpose: An ERISA bond policy protects an employer-sponsored retirement plan from dishonesty or fraud, such as…

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Addressing the Impact of Mental and Behavioral Health in the Workplace: Webinar Recap

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Mental health has a significant impact on an employee’s ability to do their job to their full potential. Employers are realizing that employees can’t leave their problems at the door and, often, the workplace induces stress. Oswald convened a panel of experts to discuss why it’s important for employers to…

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