1. Why we Chose Algolia Over Elasticsearch

    Search functionality and complex cross-model searching are becoming more popular. Here’s why we chose Algolia over Elasticsearch at Edukate to deliver smarter results to our users. Edukate’s content library includes tons of videos, articles, and custom content. We also have benefits information and links. A high-performance and natural-feeling search engine is important to our user…

  2. When Building Culture, Does Checking a Box Count?

    Nearly all organizations are trying to decide how they can both create and build culture . But are they doing it for the right reasons? Simply offering the latest benefits in hopes of fostering company culture won’t work. Without a proper communication plan, they’re unlikely to make any progress. But when we consider an employer’s perspective,…

  3. 7 Ways to Boost your Finances and Budget in 2019

    Unemployment rates are at a 10-year low. Unfortunately, many Americans still feel unsure about their financial future. Here are some tips to boost your finances in 2019. 1. Boost your emergency fund Most Americans don’t have enough money in savings to cover an emergency. Try to build an emergency fund that can act as a…

  4. Making Benefits Education More Engaging

    Employers go to great lengths to offer wellness benefits to their employees. But according to a recent survey, almost half of employees don’t understand their benefits material. Making benefits more engaging can help bridge that gap. As benefits get more sophisticated and personal, many employers are struggling to keep up. When employees use their benefits,…

  5. Why Effective Employee Benefits Communication Matters

    Benefit rollouts and maintenance take months of work. Effective communication with employees about their benefits can produce meaningful results. Unfortunately, many businesses fail to plan their communication strategies beyond rollout. No matter your company size, you can likely benefit from optimizing and revamping your communication strategies. Employee Needs Change Employees’ benefits needs change over time, no…

  6. How to Better Engage Your Employees in 2018

    To start 2018 on the right foot, we compiled some of our favorite blog posts and pieces of advice from last year to help you better engage your employees. Whether you’d like to get a better idea of how well your benefit programs are performing or increase retention rates, we’ve got you covered. See how…