Election 2020

Benefits news you may have missed: Nov. 16-20

From the importance of taking PTO to new data on ICHRAs, here are some of the week's top stories.

Number of the Day: election employee stress

According to meQuilibrium's mood-tracking tool, the day after the U.S. presidential election was the most stressful of the year for employees.

Benefits news you may have missed: Nov. 9-13

From helping employees cope with post-election results to what HR needs to know about COVID vaccine policy, here are some of the week’s top stories.

How HR can get ahead of the president-elect’s agenda

With a new administration, employers will need to redouble their efforts to minimize divisiveness and boost diversity.

Post-election challenge: Helping employees cope with results

Witnessing anxiety and stress, smart leaders are supporting workers and validating their feelings–without engaging in political debate.

Number of the Day: Post-election communication

Few employers have a specific plan to talk with their workforce about the election. But that's a mistake, experts say.

Benefits news you may have missed: Nov. 2-6

From Election Day benefits and easing related anxiety to new 401(k) and FSA contribution limits for 2021, here are some of the week’s top stories.

Employees stressed over election uncertainty? Here’s how to help

Communication, empathy and flexibility can help keep employees’ anxieties at bay.

Paid leave, minimum wage among 2020 election winners

Several ballot measures across the country included initiatives that will affect HR, including how California classifies ride-share drivers.

Number of the day: Election Day workplace stress

Many employees are stressed about the election. Here's what that means for HR leaders.