Smaller employers bullish on benefits

Gresham, Lynn
September 2004
Employee Benefit News;9/15/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p1
This article reports that small and midsize employers are anticipating to maintain or expand their employee benefits offerings in the next two years. The 2004 Genworth Small to Midsize Employer Benefit Survey, conducted among BenefitNews.com visitors between April and July this year, is the first comprehensive study of this group's attitudes toward benefits, plan offerings and purchasing practices. The survey database includes 509 benefits decision makers at companies with 10 to 500 employees. Virtually all of the employers agreed that good benefits help attract and recruit job.


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