A new survey for MetLife conducted by ORC International finds that demographic shifts (yes, Millennials) and employee expectations (gig, anyone?) are redefining the workplace – and benefit priorities for plan sponsors. Guess what hasn’t changed?
Asked to rank their top benefits priorities, more employers (83%) chose retaining employees as an...Read more
More than half of all U.S. adults already are using live video technology for conversations or meetings, and 60 percent would be willing to use that technology for interactions with doctors and other health care professionals, according to a recent survey from ORC International for the American Academy of...Read more
For previous generations, Spring Break meant a chance for teens to get away from home. Road trips to the beach, rivers or mountains were staples of the Spring Break "experience." So much so that this annual ritual became the topic of countless movies and songs.
Today's teens are significantly less...Read more
Americans attitudes towards plants are changing. No longer relegated to a humble side dish or natural food stores, plant protein options are in abundance, sought out and enjoyed by consumers regardless of diet. Research by ORC International on behalf of Lightlife, a pioneer in the plant protein category, uncovered...Read more
A more optimistic outlook among millennials about the future of manufacturing could bode well for an industry that is contending with an ongoing skills shortage.
Nearly half of U.S. millennials (47 percent) think there will be enough qualified professionals to fill manufacturing job demands in the next 10 years, according...Read more