Benefits Magazine

Rethinking Paid Parental Leave
Rethinking Paid Parental Leave
Preparing Public Pensions to Emerge From the Pandemic
Auto-IRAs and Voluntary Marketplaces: States Respond to the Retirement Crisis
Telehealth Truths Revealed: What the Pandemic Taught Our Fund

Benefits Magazine is a monthly magazine that covers benefit issues affecting multiemployer, single employer and public employee plan representatives. It’s filled with timely, important articles from leaders in the employee benefits industry that tackle serious issues and provide tangible solutions.

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Past Issues

September 2021

Articles include:
  • Reaching the Most Vulnerable: How to Engage Financially Stressed Workers
  • Ten Ideas to Improve the Retirement Outlook for Women
  • Breaking Down Barriers: Promoting Care for Problematic Substance Use
  • Making the Case for Empathetic Leadership
  • Reframing Total Rewards for a Workforce Without Walls
  • Legal & Legislative Reporter

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August 2021

Articles include:
  • Is Retaining Grandfathered Status Still Worth It?
  • Cybersecurity for Plan Fiduciaries
  • Follow the Money: Medical Claims Reviews
  • Grief in the Workplace: Helping Workers Deal With Loss
  • Successful Mentoring for Apprentices
  • Legal & Legislative Reporter

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July 2021

Articles include:
  • Trustee Succession: Preparing for the Next Generation
  • Lost Participants: DOL Provides Some Guidance
  • Early Retirement Incentive Programs
  • Decision Support: Helping Health Plan Members Find the Right Fit
  • Strategic Planning and Plan Sustainability: Part Two
  • Biometrics: What Employers Need to Understand Before Collecting Employee Data
  • Legal & Legislative Reporter

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June 2021

Articles include:
  • Six Ways Employer Wellness Programs Have Changed—Forever
  • Amplify Your Workforce Experience: Aligning and Reinforcing DEI and Well-Being
  • Employer Bankruptcies: Protecting Multiemployer Plans
  • Data-Driven Clinical Management: Reducing Prescription Drug Costs and Improving Member Health
  • Strategic Planning and Plan Sustainability: Part One
  • Legal & Legislative Reporter

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May 2021

Articles include:
  • The American Rescue Plan Act: New Relief for Multiemployer Pension Plans
  • What 2020 Taught Us About Open Enrollment
  • The Multiemployer Actuary and Administrator Tango
  • Can Robots Improve the Mental Health of the Workforce?
  • Health Care Navigation: Help for Managing Complex Clinical Needs
  • Legal & Legislative Reporter

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April 2021

Articles include:
  • SECURE Act Guidance Shines a Helpful Light for Retirement Plans
  • Sustainable Investment Options in a Post–COVID-19 World
  • The Plan Custodian: Keeper of the Money
  • Cybersecurity Issues for JATCs in the Digital Age
  • Real Estate Investing and COVID-19
  • Legal & Legislative Reporter

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March 2021

Articles include:
  • Advocating for a Healthier Workforce
  • Caregiving and Retirement: Impact of COVID-19
  • Leveraging Data to Combat Substance Abuse in the Workforce
  • Balancing Risk: Designing and Implementing a Variable Annuity Pension Plan
  • Mergers and Acquisitions and Retirement Plans
  • Navigating Global Privacy Regulations
  • Legal & Legislative Reporter

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February 2021

Articles include:
  • Telehealth: Access, Utilization, Challenges and the Future Landscape
  • Critical Decisions: Helping DC Plan Participants Plan for Retirement Income
  • Balancing Risk: Designing and Implementing an Adjustable Pension Plan
  • Recent Issues in Mental Health Parity Compliance
  • Financial Decision Making During the Pandemic
  • Legal & Legislative Reporter

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January 2021

Articles include:
  • Working in Harmony: Developing an Equitable Approach to Global Benefits
  • Infusing Cultural Humility Into Employee Benefit Decisions
  • Critical Decisions: Planning for Retirement Income
  • Solving the Specialty Drug Puzzle: Employer and Plan Sponsor Strategies
  • Collecting Withdrawal Liability in the COVID-19 Environment
  • Legal & Legislative Reporter

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