Insights about work and wellness
The Science of Sleep and How to Optimize It
We recently co-hosted a webinar with The Lanby about the science of sleep. The Lanby is a new type of digital and in-person primary care members club designed to make healthcare more proactive, comprehensive, and effortless. They're a one-stop shop with a philosophy that marries primary care, integrative medicine, nutrition, and...
Our top rated lifestyle and wellness products
2023 was yet another amazing year in the health and wellness space. We not only discovered new products and brands but also reaffirmed our commitment to our favorites from 2022. As the top-rated wellness benefits platform, we get a unique view into the industry. We invited our team to share their top wellness products from 2023, hoping to...
Using Lifestyle Spending Accounts to meet remote work reimbursement requirements
Due to the pandemic, a patchwork of state laws emerged to address the increasing need for employees to make purchases related to working from home. To administer reimbursements for eligible expenses, forward-thinking employers are turning to flexible Lifestyle Spending Account (LSA) platforms. Below is an outline of relevant federal...
How brokers can leverage LSAs to win more business
Forward-thinking brokers are always looking for ways to differentiate their services and strengthen client relationships. The increasing popularity of LSAs combined with ever-improving technology to facilitate flexibility provides a significant opportunity. Brokers can leverage their position as a trusted benefits advisor to introduce...
Leveraging Lifestyle Spending Accounts (LSAs) for mental health and emotional wellbeing
While many enjoy the flexibility of remote work, a significant number of workers report challenges related to mental health and well-being including but not limited to isolation, anxiousness, and feelings of overwhelm. Much of this can occur due to the blurred lines between work and personal life. Regardless of our work environment, we...
Mile Two increased benefits utilization by 5x with JOON’s flexible, card-connected LSA
Mile Two is a software development company that relies on hiring and retaining experts to help clients push the boundaries of innovation in complex and regulated industries. As HR leaders know, to get the best performance out of great talent, it’s important to give them space and support to flourish. “Our work is at the cutting...
Comparing prepaid cards, marketplaces, and card-connected wellness benefits
Finding the right lifestyle spending account (LSA) solution for your workforce is stressful. For People Teams investing in wellness benefits, there are countless tools and platforms, few of which will actually meet their workforce’s needs and expectations. Here are the factors to consider when introducing or changing your LSA, along...
How to keep your pets happy and healthy
According to the American Pet Products Association, Americans spent $136.8 billion on their pets in 2022. Dog owners spent an annual average of $1,230 on their pets in 2022, while cat owners spent an average of $750. The growing popularity of pets is one of the main reasons for an ongoing increase in pet spending. Our furry friends...
3 tips for designing equitable international benefits for a global workforce
Like many other HR teams, you’re probably looking to begin or expand hiring internationally. The pandemic forced a remote work experiment that has proven to be successful for many companies, with about 1 in 4 “remote-capable” workers expecting to work exclusively remotely long-term according to Gallup. Despite recent high-profile...
Announcing JOON 2.0: The future of lifestyle spending accounts and flexible wellness benefits
Our mission at JOON is simple: to make wellness more accessible. We do that by enabling organizations to offer truly flexible benefits and become overall better employers. Today we’re excited to announce a major step on our journey. We’ve completely overhauled our platform to make it easier than ever for workforces and individuals to...
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