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How Bundling Benefits Helps Your Business and Your Employees

In today’s tight workforce market, bundled benefits can help both businesses and employees. Employees appreciate more flexibility and greater freedom of choice in health, retirement and other benefits. Businesses enjoy the efficiencies of consolidating the services, especially with Alerus professionals who also understand a client’s business goals and challenges. “We’re helping more small businesses harness…

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Business Email Fraud Is On The Rise

Business email fraud, also known as Business Email Compromise (BEC), is on the rise across the country. One of the best ways to protect your business is to educate yourself and your employees. Unlike other cyber-attacks, these types of fraudster emails don’t contain malware or malicious URLs. Instead, they take advantage of social engineering.

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Finding Financing That Fits Your Business

For smaller businesses, debt sometimes gets a bad rap. But for many businesses, access to business line of credit may not only be necessary, but a smart move. Knowing how to select the right line of credit and manage it wisely can help a successful small business become a larger successful business than managing everything…

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Creating Office Efficiencies with HR Tech

When a business hits a certain size, it often will bring on dedicated human resources specialists. But even then, these specialists often need to spend a lot of time managing systems and babysitting data, instead of focusing on areas where they can do the most good.

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Managing Risk For Business Owners

People often associate “risk” with big things, like a fire, accident, or major theft. But risk can be more subtle, like rising raw material prices or a slow sales period. And what about the risk of losing your top salesperson or your most experienced technician?  

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