Best Practices in Employee Benefits
How can you optimize your employee benefits?
Use these resources to help you find effective ways for employees to use benefits you provide to help achieve their financial goals.
- Latest Best Practices in Employee Benefits (PDF: 281 KB): An overview featuring lessons learned from the 2013 winning companies.
- Benchmark Your Benefits (PDF: 30 KB): Measure your company's employee benefits against industry averages and 10 Best winners.
- Commitment to the Future: 10 Years of The Principal 10 Best Companies: This white paper from Harvard Business Review Analytic Services and The Principal outlines winning companies’ approach to employee financial security and how businesses can use this information to prepare for the next 10 years.
How can you help employees save enough for retirement?
Improving retirement savings outcomes starts with implementing automatic plan features that work with, rather than against inertia.
Learn more about successful retirement plan design features (PDF: 251 KB).
Embrace retirement readiness: we suggest three steps to help your employees get on track to reach their retirement savings goals.
Promote your retirement plan: our easy-to-use tools can help you promote the benefits of contributing more into your retirement plan.
James Heskett and Harvard Business School are not affiliated with the Principal Financial Group® or any of its member companies.