Compensation and Staffing News
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- September 2022: Editor's Note, UUA Salary Recommendations Rethink Page, Help Onboarding New Staff, Guardian Group Insurance Rates for 2023, Resources for New Treasurers.
- August 2022: Rethinking UUA Salary Recommendations Workshops for Lay Leaders, Survey Update, Imputing Disability Premiums, new OCSF Team members.
- July 2022: Staff or Hours Changes?, On-Demand Insurance Invoices, Pre-Tax Insurance Premiums, Insurance Team Changes, More on Rethinking UUA Salary Recommendations.
- June 2022: Compensation and Staffing Survey Extended, Retirement Plan Tip #10, More on Rethinking UUA Salary Recommendations.
- May 2022: Compensation and Staffing Survey, Retirement Plan Recordkeeper Transition, Unused Professional Expenses, Rethinking UUA Salary Recommendations.
- April 2022: Changes Happening, Input Needed, & Questions Answered.
- March 2022: Rethinking Salary Recommendations, Defining "Compensation" for Benefits Purposes.
- Mid-February 2022: Benefits Tune-up Workbook: New Format!
- February 2022: Benefits Tune-up Month, Introducing New Staff, Retirement Employer Participation Agreements, COVID-19 Resources, Insurance Forms
- January 2022: Remitting Retirement Contributions, Salary Resources, Public Student Loan Forgiveness, WorshipWeb Music Resources
- December, 2021: Retirement Plan Eligibility, Resources for Staff and Lay Leaders, End of Year Reminders
- November, 2021 (PDF): Open Enrollment Info, Retirement Plan Employer Contributions, Budgeting for '22-'23 Salaries
- October 2021 (PDF): Professional Expense Rules, Retirement Plan Employee Contributions, Open Enrollment Coming in November
- September 2021 (PDF): myUUA.org, Nonstandard Positions: What to Pay, Retirement Plan Tip #1, Insurance Enrollment Windows Special Case, Lightly Revised Model Ministerial Agreement
- Special Edition: Late August 2021 (PDF): Compensation and Benefits Specialist Opening, Updated COVID-19 Guidance (Delta Variant)
- August 2021 (PDF): Insurance Enrollment Periods, Forms and Communications, Health Plan Audit, Retirement Plan Notes, UUA COVID Team Notes
- July 2021 (PDF): Summer Reminders (sharing staff, salary adjustments, minimum wage), Retirement Plan Top 10, Poll
- June 2021 (PDF): Elective Contributions, Reporting Employee Changes, Professional Development, General Assembly, Our First Poll
- May 2021 (PDF): New Faces in OCSF, Rule Differences Across Plans, Split Form, BCBS Settlement Notice
- April 2021 (PDF): Health Plan Rate Changes, Expectations of Staff, Transitions Support for Staff, Toll-Free Number for Insurance
- March 2021 (PDF): Budgeting and Staffing for Multi-Platform Ministries, Bring Your Own Device, Benefits Tune-up In Review
- February 2021 (PDF): Benefits Tune-up Workbook, Tax-Exempt Status, Treasurer Testimonial, Introducing Our Administrator
- January 2021 (PDF): Recapping 2020 Programs and Resources - 1) the Shift from Guidelines to Standards, 2) COVID-19 Resources, and 3) Support for Staff During Ministerial Transitions; Sending Forms Electronically
2020 and Earlier
Past Issues are archived on the Office of Church Staff Finances Publications: Back Issues page.