Category: Benefits

S3 Series | Mobile Payroll: Employer Benefits, Payroll Service Bureau Opportunities | Apex HCM

In a recent Deloitte survey on global payroll operations trends, researchers found that use of online payroll self-service functionality is increasingly popular, with 83 percent of responding employers offering employees the ability to, at a minimum, view pay statements online. But the savviest payroll and HCM software and services providers are taking it step further, offering apps that extend that … Continued

5 Musts for Keeping Millennial Employees Happy

Millennial Employees

Nine months following the close of World War II, “the cry of the baby was heard across the land,” as historian Landon Jones would describe the Baby Boomers trend. Some 3.4 million babies were born in 1946 – more than any year before in the US. This rate continued over the next two decades, until Boomers numbered some 76.4 million, … Continued

Mergers, Acquisitions Rise 90 Percent Among Benefit Brokers in 2017

In 2017,  merger and acquisition activity among benefit brokerage firms shot up a dizzying 90 percent in 2017 compared to 2016, according to a report by Chicago-based OPTIS Partners, an investment banking and financial consulting firm that offers M&A consulting primarily to the insurance brokerage industry. Meanwhile merger and acquisition activity throughout the rest of the business world was relatively … Continued