Entries by Kristina Forman

HR Tech Conference Summary

This year we attended the 2017 HR Tech Conference. After carefully reviewing our notes, we are excited to share what we’ve learned with you!  Looking back at the HR Tech Conference HR Tech 2017 is now in the history books. The Benefit Technology Resources (BTR) team is still reflecting on what we heard at the conference. […]

HR Tech Conference Highlights the Growth of the Industry

HR technology consulting firm, Benefit Technology Resources, attends HR Tech Conference and learns about the latest Sierra Cedar HR Systems Survey. Earlier this month, Benefit Technology Resources (BTR) attended the 20th annual HR Technology Conference & Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada. This conference is the largest of its kind, featuring top experts in every category […]

Zenefits Update: Cost vs. Benefits

For several weeks we’ve been hearing about Zenefits’ latest offering. In this new update, Zenefits will offer their technology to clients without requiring the Broker of Record (BOR). Basically, this means that Zenefits will allow a client to transfer their BOR to another broker and will offer a beta technology platform separate from the BOR.

BAN Indy Conference Recap: What We’ve Learned

Highlights from BAN Indy This past July, several members of our BTR team attended theBenefit Advisors Network (BAN) Summer Conference (BAN Indy). Hosted by our very own Gregory and Appel, the conference took place in Indianapolis, IN, and was packed with great information about the latest in benefits administration and HR technology. Below are a […]

PlanSource Eclipse Conference Recap

This past July, four members of the Benefit Technology Resources™ (BTR) team attended the PlanSource Eclipse conference in Park City, Utah. Over 300 participants attended which included elite partners (such as BTR), co-source brokers, vendor sponsors, industry leaders and HR administrators from large direct clients. We had an excellent time amongst colleagues and experts within the […]

Implementation Division Becomes Benefits Administration Division

In a recent name change, our Implementation Division is now called the Benefits Administration Division. This was a strategic decision to help our broker partners understand what our “implementation division” does, as well as what differentiates it from the consulting division.  However, when it comes to everything this division does, “Implementation” seemed like a limited […]

Employee Navigator 2017 Conference Recap

BTR Attends Employee Navigator 2017 Conference This past June, members of our Employee Navigator team attended the annual Employee Navigator Conference in Bethesda, Maryland.  As in years past, it was very informative and packed with information. Presenters recapped the enhancements delivered in 2017 and upcoming 2018 updates. Moreover, BTR had the opportunity to network with many of […]

BTR Benchmarking Initiative (Powered by BTA)

BTR Benchmarking Initiative Update  This past April, Benefit Technology Resources, LLC announced the formation of a “sister” company, Benefit Technology Analytics, LLC. The purpose of BTA is to produce insurance benchmark reports for health and welfare employee benefits. These reports are designed for insurance brokers, their clients, and prospective clients. At present, we are very close to […]