Why Traditional Unlimited Vacation Policies Don’t Work

  by Valeria Tivnan, Director of Population Health Strategy and Wellbeing On the surface, unlimited vacation policies sound like a good idea, but they could be hurting your business. New data from the 2017 Emerging Workforce Study suggests that employees are clearly interested in paid vacation as a benefit — 41% saying they would accept … Continued

EBS Director of Population Health Strategy Wins EBA’s 2017 Wellness Adviser of the Year

EBS is thrilled to announce that Valeria Tivnan, Director of Population Health Strategy and Wellbeing, has been named by Employee Benefit Adviser (EBA) as their 2017 Wellness Adviser of the Year. Valeria Tivnan consistently upholds EBS’ longstanding mission of implementing cutting-edge wellness programs for our clients. Val has over 20 years of experience in the health … Continued

Interview Part I of II: How the Current State of Workplace Flexibility in Massachusetts is Changing

EBS recently interviewed Managing Principals at Flexwork Global, Karen Kelly & Emily Klein. Karen Kelly provides expertise in the design, development, and implementation of flex and mobile work programs with a focus on policy and procedure development and program design and management. Emily Klein helps companies achieve success by designing strategic workforce initiatives that strengthen mobility … Continued

EBS Welcomes Brian Testa as Business Development Manager

EBS is thrilled to announce that we’ve hired Brian Testa as Business Development Manager. Prior to joining EBS, Brian has spent the past twenty years in an HR and privacy leadership capacity, scaling organizations in Boston’s startup and emerging technology space. He has experienced many similar – if not the same – pain points and … Continued