Monthly Archives: June 2015

5 Ways to Support Veterans in the Workplace

Veterans face many issues reintegrating into civilian life and returning to the workforce, and often need specialized support and understanding as they transition to a new reality. Veteran employees may have trouble adjusting to greater autonomy outside the rigid structure … Continue reading

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Employee Benefits Buzz: News and Trends for the Week of 6/29/2015

Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and Wellness News: Where Cultural Change in an Organization Really Comes From http://www.eremedia.com/tlnt/where-cultural-change-in-an-organization-really-comes-from/ Hiring Wisdom: A Little Recognition Goes a Long Way http://www.eremedia.com/tlnt/hiring-wisdom-a-little-recognition-goes-a-long-way/ Employee Engagement Should Be the End Goal, Not the Starting Point http://www.eremedia.com/tlnt/employee-engagement-should-be-the-end-goal-not-the-starting-point/ Surprise! … Continue reading

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Warm Weather Exercise Safety

As we are approaching the hottest months of the year, here are few tips for you to prepare for exercising in the warm weather: Avoid exercising outside during peak hours – The sun’s peak hours are between noon and 3 p.m. … Continue reading

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Is study abroad right for you?

Once you survive freshman year, your school’s campus starts to feel a little smaller and lot less daunting. If you find yourself missing the thrill of a new start, study abroad might be your perfect fix. We’ve all heard that getting … Continue reading

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Employee Benefits Buzz: News and Trends for the Week of 6/22/2015

Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and Wellness News: Are millennials better money managers than baby boomers? http://www.benefitspro.com/2015/06/22/are-millennials-better-money-managers-than-baby-bo 64 employers win 2015 Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles award http://www.benefitspro.com/2015/06/17/64-employers-win-2015-best-employers-for-healthy-l 11 reasons employees don’t use wellness programs http://www.benefitspro.com/2015/06/17/11-reasons-employees-dont-use-wellness-programs 5 tips for DIY employee … Continue reading

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Break Down Barriers to an Active Life

We all know that physical activity is necessary to maintain not only physical fitness but mental fitness and overall health. However, there can be perceived barriers that prevent us from participating in regular physical activity. Here are a few common … Continue reading

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LGBT Pride: Free support and resources for the LGBTQQI community

ACI Specialty Benefits celebrates LGBT Pride Month and is proud to offer tailored support and resources for our LGBTQQI clients and family. Whether or not you are an employee/student of an institution that provides ACI’s benefits, free resources and support … Continue reading

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5 Helpful Tips for Good Posture

Working in the same posture or sitting for long periods of time can be hard on the body, and is generally unhealthy. This can cause “tightness” in the anterior muscles of the body and lengthening of the posterior muscles, resulting … Continue reading

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Employee Benefits Buzz: News and Trends for the Week of 6/15/2015

Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and Wellness News: At a Glance: the Future of Worker Well-Being (Q&A) http://www.futureofbusinessandtech.com/workplace-wellness/at-a-glance-the-future-of-worker-well-being ACI Specialty Benefits Introduces MacroLife to the Benefits World http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/06/prweb12771901.htm To Sustain Employee Engagement, You Must Manage Workplace Stress http://www.eremedia.com/tlnt/to-sustain-employee-engagement-you-must-manage-workplace-stress/ Yes, Single Employees … Continue reading

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How to get the most out of college

It’s no secret that college is a quick affair. One day you’re figuring out which building is where and which professor is which, the next you’re making your postgraduate plans. So – how do you ensure you get a good … Continue reading

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