Recruiting Decoded: 5 Things that Beat a Raise

Recruiting Decoded: 5 Things that Beat a Raise

When recruiting, whether you’re looking for a a genius developer or sought after operations star, salary isn’t always the deal-making factor. Here are 5 candidate-winning company offerings that can help your recruiting team win this recruiting season. 1. Dial-Me-in Days According to Gallup data, the number of Americans who telework has quadrupled in the last […]

Ryan Gardner
401(k) Fridays: Student Loan Debt & Financial Wellness, Where’s the Real Connection?

401(k) Fridays: Student Loan Debt & Financial Wellness, Where’s the Real Connection?

The student loan buzz among retirement plan sponsors isn’t new. However, the recent emergence of solutions that help employees tackle student debt while they save has opened up a whole new set of questions. Recently on 401(k) Fridays, Tony Aguilar, CEO & Co-Founder of Student Loan Genius, sat down to answer questions around the battle […]

Ryan Gardner
5 Ways to Fix Performance Evaluations

5 Ways to Fix Performance Evaluations

Too often performance evaluations can be exhaust, overwhelm, and often miss their true objective – helping people and companies grow.   “Managers know that stellar employee performance comes from empowering people and not micromanaging them,” says to David Hassell, CEO of 15Five. To help, here are five ideas for helping HR and managers sure-up the […]

Ryan Gardner
Life Preserver: 3 Benefit Answers to Big Employee Financial Hurdles

Life Preserver: 3 Benefit Answers to Big Employee Financial Hurdles

Companies have perk fever, offering everything from gym memberships to pet insurance and ride-share stipends. While these popular recruiting one-liners sound cool, too often these benefits miss the mark of having a real impact on wellness.   What is real wellness? With seventy five percent of employees in doubt about their financial security, every employer […]

Ryan Gardner
Student Loan Genius at Finovate Spring 2016: Watch our 401k “Genius Save” Feature in Action

Student Loan Genius at Finovate Spring 2016: Watch our 401k “Genius Save” Feature in Action

Finovate conferences feature the biggest innovations in banking and financial technology across the world. At this year’s San Jose Finovate Spring 2016 conference we publicly unveiled our new Genius Save platform feature. What is Genius Save? Genius Save by Student Loan Genius helps companies leverage their existing retirement framework (e.g. 401(k), 403(b)) to offer a […]

Ryan Gardner
How Employees Missing Payments Affects Your Business

How Employees Missing Payments Affects Your Business

The real student loan problem is that the tripling debt is causing short-term decisions – like late payments – and resulting in long-term financial crisis for employees and spiraling costs for employers. The impact of the student loan crisis rising above $1.3 trillion and affecting 70% of graduates can be easily missed by employers. Oftentimes, […]

Ryan Gardner
Staying Ahead of the Curve with Student Loan Genius

Staying Ahead of the Curve with Student Loan Genius

When Student Loan Genius’ CEO Tony Aguilar was a Financial Advisor, one question kept popping up: “Why can’t I use my 401(k) dollars to help pay off my student loan debt?” Student Loan Genius, the Employee Financial Wellness Answer That recurring question was a big contributor to Student Loan Genius and the platform that helps employees address their […]

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