The CheckPoint HR Blog

Online Training is Virtually a Mouse Click Away

Posted by Eileen Bowers on Mon, Feb 7, 2011

In today’s fast-paced, constantly changing business environment, small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are increasingly relying on training to improve the respective skill sets of their employees.  Online training has emerged as a business-critical tool to train employees and management quickly, efficiently, and conveniently.

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Topics: employee benefits, human resources, hr, managing hr processes, hr functions, hrms, training, webinars, web based hr, online training

The Future of Employee Benefits? Bring It On!

Posted by Denise Bauwens on Mon, Dec 20, 2010

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Topics: Health Care Reform, employee benefits, small businesses, Benefits, hr, benefits strategy, managing hr processes, health care costs, insurance broker, benefits broker

2011 Limits for Commuter Reimbursement Accounts (Parking & Transit)

Posted by Bill Faughnan on Wed, Dec 1, 2010

Like you, CheckPoint HR is awaiting developments on Capitol Hill regarding the transit and parking pre-tax funding maximums for 2011. The February 2009 "stimulus" bill equalized the limits for parking and transit to $230 per month. However, under that same legislation, this is also scheduled to expire at the end of 2010.  Read More.
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Topics: Health Care Reform, employee benefits, human resources, managing hr processes, hrms, hr processes

Employee Background Checks Simplify the Hiring Process

Posted by Bill Faughnan on Wed, Dec 1, 2010

In times of economic uncertainty, the hiring process can be extremely beneficial in leveraging the best talent and reducing the risk of financial or productivity loss or employee harm. In order to make the best informed decision companies should have a multifaceted hiring process in which to evaluate a candidate which includes a background check.

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Topics: employee benefits, Benefits, human resources, hr, benefits strategy, hr strategy, managing hr processes, hrms, automated hr, hr processes, health care costs, hr channel partners

Check Out the Latest Webinars from CheckPoint HR

Posted by Bill Faughnan on Wed, Dec 1, 2010

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Topics: employee benefits, Benefits, human resources, checkpoint hr, hr, benefits strategy, hr strategy, managing hr processes, hr functions, hrms, automated hr, hr processes, health care costs, insurance broker, benefits broker, webinars, retirement

Tips to Enhance End-of-the-Year Performance Reviews

Posted by Bill Faughnan on Mon, Nov 29, 2010

CheckPoint HR released a white paper containing tips to enhance EOY Performance Reviews.

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Topics: employee benefits, human resources, hr, hr strategy, managing hr processes, hr functions, automated hr, hr processes

Five Tips to Help HR Professionals Prepare for the End of Year

Posted by Bill Faughnan on Mon, Nov 29, 2010

CheckPoint HR released five tips to help HR professionals focus on making the end of the year a time for successful staging and preparation, instead of a “wrap-up.”

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Topics: employee benefits, human resources, hr, hr strategy, managing hr processes, hr functions, automated hr, hr processes

CheckPoint HR Launches Channel Partner Program

Posted by Bill Faughnan on Wed, Nov 17, 2010

CheckPoint HR, the trusted ally in web-based Human Resources management for small to mid-sized companies, today formally announced the launch of its channel partner program. The CheckPoint HR Channel Program was designed to provide partners with the ability to offer an integrated technology solution to reduce health care and administrative costs, increase efficiencies and streamline operations.

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Topics: employee benefits, Benefits, human resources, hr spend, payroll services, hr, managing hr processes, hrms, health care costs, hr channel partners

One Automated Platform for HR, Payroll and Benefits

Posted by Bill Faughnan on Fri, Nov 12, 2010

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Topics: employee benefits, Benefits, human resources, hr spend, payroll services, checkpoint hr, hr, benefits strategy, hr strategy, managing hr processes, hr functions, hrms, payroll, automated hr, hr processes, health care costs

New Ideas For a Better HR & Benefits Strategy

Posted by Bill Faughnan on Fri, Nov 12, 2010

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Topics: employee benefits, hr, benefits strategy, hr strategy, managing hr processes, hr functions, hrms