benefits

5 07, 2017

Attract and Retain Skilled Job Candidates With Strong Benefit Programs

2017-07-05T12:00:04+00:00 July 5th, 2017|General Payroll and HR, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Payroll User Group|0 Comments

Many of today’s job candidates are evaluating benefits alongside other workplace qualities. A recent study by Fractl revealed that candidates are considering health, dental and vision insurance along with leave and retirement benefits when rating a job offer. Offering strong benefit programs is one way to attract the skilled candidates you need; however, they can [...]

1 12, 2016

Determining ALE Status for ACA– Need a bigger reason to employ veterans? This is it.

2017-01-08T13:22:22+00:00 December 1st, 2016|ACA Tracking, Reporting Compliance|0 Comments

When it comes time to determine Applicable Large Employer (ALE) status, deciding which employees are counted as full-time or full-time equivalent can be daunting. The Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015 gives businesses incentives to hire veterans and military members. There are many considerations, but here we will specifically cover [...]

28 04, 2015

Importance of Internal Controls Within the Payroll Department

2017-01-08T13:22:54+00:00 April 28th, 2015|Microsoft Dynamics GP, Payroll and HR Software|0 Comments

The largest expense for most employers are the wages and benefits paid to its employees. As such, there are many ways in which employers can expose themselves to risk. Either intentionally or through a lack of awareness, staff members within the payroll department often times cost their employers large amounts of money. Effective internal controls [...]

1 04, 2015

Recap of Tom Franz & Patrick Doolin’s session at Convergence 2015 – New benefits management and enrollment functionality in Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015

2017-01-08T13:22:59+00:00 April 1st, 2015|Microsoft Dynamics GP|0 Comments

Finally getting my feet back under me after returning from Atlanta. It was a great week with lots of customer and partner conversations. The highlight of my week had to be the great interaction Patrick and I had with the attendees of our session on the new Benefit Self Service functionality. We were able to [...]