Employment Insurance Changes – How They Affect Your Business

December 19, 2016

Earlier this year, the government announced a number of changes to Canada’s Employment Insurance (EI) program that could require action from employers. These changes are expected to take effect January 1, 2017. From an employee benefits...

8 Tips to Help Your Employees Manage Stress This Holiday Season

December 14, 2016

Did you know that 30% of Canadians have a hard time paying their bills on time every month?1 Or that the top two factors of stress for Canadians are debt (66%) and savings (60%)?2 What about the health effects of that stress? With 30% of...

When it comes to employee health, think outside the box

December 14, 2016

You get it. You’ve read the reports; checked the stats; and every tweet, post, and article you see is sending the same message: helping employees manage their physical and mental health is critical to your business success. Sounds simple...

The Time for Change

October 20, 2016

The design of employee benefit plans has withstood the test of time, delivering reasonable protection to employees and their dependents.  With a future that will look significantly different than today, the status quo really doesn’t work....