Remembering the Basics

Remembering the Basics

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it …

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Preparing for an Unprecedented Open Enrollment Period

Preparing for an Unprecedented Open Enrollment Period

Open enrollment following the COVID-19 pandemic will be unlike any other in recent memory. Many organizations are still trying to recover from extended closures and maintain safe working environments—open enrollment is the last thing on their minds. Yet, procrastinating on enrollment planning can actually cause more issues than it solves. This article explains what employers …

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Employee Benefit Adviser Names Erica Gaynor to Top Women in Benefit Advising

For more information, contact Tammy Johnson, Director of Marketing and Community Relations at (417) 881-8333 or visit OllisAkersArney.com. Word Document Headshot (Dropbox) SPRINGFIELD, MO – Employee Benefit Adviser named Erica Gaynor, Group Benefits Advisor with Ollis/Akers/Arney Insurance & Business Advisors, to the 2020 Top Women in Benefit Advising. Gaynor was selected based on her outstanding professional track record …

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Missouri Bankers Association Appoints Karen Shannon to Board of Trustees

For more information, contact Tammy Johnson, Director of Marketing and Community Relations at (417) 881-8333 or visit OllisAkersArney.com. Word Document Headshot (Dropbox) SPRINGFIELD, MO – Missouri Bankers Association (MBA) announced the appointment of Karen Shannon, Vice President of Business Consulting/CHRO with Ollis/Akers/Arney Insurance & Business Advisors, to its Board of Trustees for Banking Education for a three-year …

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President Trump Signs Executive Order on Pandemic Relief

President Trump Signs Executive Order on Pandemic Relief

President Donald Trump recently signed an executive order and three memorandums to address pandemic relief in response to the ongoing impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. After negotiations for a relief package between the White House and lawmakers collapsed, the executive actions extend pandemic unemployment benefits, student loan payment deferrals, eviction protections for renters and …

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Rethinking Remote Work Perks

Rethinking Remote Work Perks

The stigma around working from home has mostly been lifted as the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic abruptly shifted many employees into a remote work setting. Many organizations are expecting and planning more remote work for the foreseeable future. Before the pandemic, common office perks included remote work opportunities and work schedule flexibility. Now, employees are starting …

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