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Using Health and Dental Benefits to Attract and Retain Staff

Thursday, November 7 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

ATB Entrepreneur Centre, Calgary


49 more seats available

As an entrepreneur, you may have left the comfort of a company benefit plan. Now that you’re on your own, you might be considering how to pay for your own health and dental expenses or how to attract and retain staff with compensation and a workplace culture that says you care.

But the world of benefits is confusing. Advertising, the experiences of your friends and family, as well as your own ideas about what coverage should be like make it all very confusing. In this session you will learn

  • Why benefits? What motivates business owners and employees
  • Individual insurance vs. group benefits coverage
  • Plan limitations
  • Where to start: cost-effective strategies to attract and retain staff
  • Future considerations and next steps

About the Speaker: 

Since completing her MBA in 2007, Andrea has worked with small to mid-size companies in Alberta and BC to help them deliver cost effective, sustainable benefits solutions to attract and retain employees. Vital Partners works with companies in 30 different industries to develop and service leading-edge, innovative benefits solutions. Andrea is a Certified Health Insurance Specialist (CHS) and Group Benefits Associate (GBA) candidate. An active volunteer, Andrea is currently on the board of Momentum. Andrea Shandro is a co-founder of Vital Partners Inc.

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