Taking care of employees and communities

Ways to support employees and encourage a healthier and more equitable workplace and world

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To help attract and retain employees, offer benefits that fit life stages of workers.

Thinking more strategically about the life stage or generation of your employees may help you personalize your benefits offering at a time when you’re trying to attract and retain workers.

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7 steps to create a better business culture

Help ensure your employees both understand your company’s values and feel valued themselves, no matter where they spend their workdays.

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Burned out at work? These resources may help your employees—and you.

Everyone’s struggling with burnout. Here’s how to figure out how your employees are doing—and how to get them (and you) help when it’s needed.

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Benefit design tool

Benchmark your employee benefits.

  • Select the employee benefits you want to compare (dental, life, disability, retirement).
  • Answer a few questions about your organization (industry, region, size).
  • Find out what organizations like yours offer.

See how you stack up

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