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    Alex Tolbert

    Alex is the founder and CEO of BerniePortal. He is a recognized thought leader on technology, HR and benefits.
    How HR teams can find better applicants, faster
    By Alex Tolbert on August 16, 2019

    Check out this column in Small Biz Daily: Many small and mid-sized businesses are growing and creating new jobs these days, but most aren’t hiring...

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    Managing HR administration: HRIS or PEO?
    By Alex Tolbert on April 22, 2019

    Check out this column in HR Technologist: HR tasks like hiring, onboarding, and benefits administration are extremely burdensome and...

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    Five tactics to help small businesses compete in the talent market
    By Alex Tolbert on March 20, 2019

    Check out this column in Recruiter   In today’s competitive talent market, recruitment is a challenge for employers of all sizes. However, small...

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    Why benefits matters when picking an HR system
    By Alex Tolbert on March 18, 2019

    Questions employers should ask There are more tech options for small employers than ever before, and each solution varies in features,...

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    Three trends that could change health care for consumers in 2019
    By Alex Tolbert on January 14, 2019

    Three things to know Will the U.S. health care system become any more affordable or transparent in 2019? While big policy changes aren’t expected...

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    Miss the open enrollment deadline? How to get covered in 2019
    By Alex Tolbert on January 7, 2019

    Options for signing up in 2019 Did you miss the deadline to sign up for coverage on the Affordable Care Act marketplaces? Open enrollment ended...

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    Healthcare checklist: 5 things to do before the year ends
    By Alex Tolbert on December 17, 2018

    How to maximize your coverage At the end of the year, most people are thinking about holidays, not health insurance. But this is actually a key...

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    Open enrollment ends Dec. 15; do you need to sign up for health insurance?
    By Alex Tolbert on December 3, 2018

    Should you sign up on the marketplace? There are just two weeks left to sign up for health insurance coverage for 2019 on the Affordable Care...

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    What the midterm election means for health care
    By Alex Tolbert on November 19, 2018

    Medicaid expansion, Obamacare and more Unlike the past few U.S. elections, health care did not play a major role in the 2018 midterms. While...

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    Four steps for finding the right health insurance plan in 2019
    By Alex Tolbert on November 6, 2018

    More options for Tennesseans Do you need individual or family health insurance coverage in 2019? Open enrollment is here, which means consumers...

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