Talking Benefits

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Talking Benefits

​International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans resident benefits pros Julie Stich, Kelli Kolsrud, Justin Held and Anne Patterson dive into retirement, health care, hot topics and trends, and whatever else the benefits industry throws at them! ​

Episodes debut monthly and have covered topics including mental health, employee stress, substance abuse in the workplace, financial education, family-friendly benefits, student loan repayment and educational benefits, open enrollment, spinal health in the workplace, association plans, and telemedicine to name a few.

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​Recent Episodes

 
 
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  • Behind the scenes of our recording session.

    Behind the scenes of our recording session.

  • Host Julie and the fuel that gets her through each episode

    Host Julie and the fuel that gets her through each episode

  • Host Justin hitting us with some stats.

    Host Justin hitting us with some stats.

  • Host Kelli on the mic

    Host Kelli on the mic

  • Justin feeling the force for our Star Wars episode

    Justin feeling the force for our Star Wars episode

  • Julie and Justin hash out the differences between FSAs and HSAs

    Julie and Justin hash out the differences between FSAs and HSAs

  • Julie and Justin's Venn diagram on HSAs and FSAs

    Julie and Justin's Venn diagram on HSAs and FSAs

  • Justin podcasting and pedalling!

    Justin podcasting and pedalling!

  • Host Julie and producer Stacy after an awesome episode recording.

    Host Julie and producer Stacy after an awesome episode recording.

  • Action shots from our recent Olympic Rematch in the Summer Benefits episode.

    Action shots from our recent Olympic Rematch in the Summer Benefits episode.

  • Gold and glory went to Team USA in our Olympic Rematch. Listen to the Summer Benefits episode to hear it!

    Gold and glory went to Team USA in our Olympic Rematch. Listen to the Summer Benefits episode to hear it!

  • The podcast team records via video chat during coronavirus quarantine.

    The podcast team records via video chat during coronavirus quarantine.

Meet the Team​

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Kelli Kolsrud, CEBS

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Julie Stich, CEBS

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Justin Held, CEBS

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Anne Patterson

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