by Frank Huang | October 6, 2020 Learn more about how to lower workers’ compensation insurance costs in a professional employer organization (PEO). Frank Huang has more than 15 years of actuarial consulting experience serving a wide range of clients, including serving as ADP’s Chief Actuary. Learn more about our PEO consulting practice here.
by Frank Huang | May 15, 2020 Learn more about workers’ compensation costs during a more traditional recession, and what PEOs can do now to prepare for the future. Frank Huang has more than 15 years of actuarial consulting experience serving a wide range of clients, including serving as ADP’s Chief Actuary. Learn more … Continue reading COVID-19s Impact on Worker’s Compensation Costs and What PEOs Can Do
by Frank Huang | March 24, 2020 In late December, I wrote an article on coming workers’ compensation (WC) trends for the broader WC market as well as the PEO WC market. At the time, I thought to myself that my approach was reasonably conservative and that it would have to take something completely out … Continue reading COVID-19, PEOs, and the Workers’ Comp Market
by Frank Huang | March 3, 2020 Learn more about current workers’ compensation trends, and get some ideas that PEO leadership and risk management professionals can consider as they prepare themselves for the challenging times. Frank Huang has more than 15 years of actuarial consulting experience serving a wide range of clients, including serving … Continue reading A Deep Dive Into Workers’ Comp Stats
by Frank Huang | October 29, 2019 Because our first post was so well received, we decided to post annual updates. Below are my observations after pouring over the 10-Ks of the largest publicly-traded PEOs. 10-K as of Dates The below numbers, unless otherwise noted, are based on the 10-Ks with the following year-end dates: … Continue reading Intriguing Details of the Largest Public PEOs in 2019
by Frank Huang | October 22, 2019 In Part One of this article, we discussed the PEO landscape to see whether AI was truly as widespread as marketing and sales departments would have you believe. While we can’t see everything going on in the market, AI appears to be confusingly used to mean other forms … Continue reading The Role of AI in the PEO Industry Circa 2019 – Part Two
by Frank Huang | October 15, 2019 Clients and prospects often ask about the status of analytics in the PEO industry. It seems like PEOs are bombarded from every direction with talk of “predictive”, “scalable”, and “robust” analytics. The hype has progressed so quickly that even “analytics” is a byword, now replaced with talk of … Continue reading The Role of AI in the PEO Industry Circa 2019
by Frank Huang | October 8, 2019 You Really Read It It’s been a busy few months since we started the blog series for the PEO industry. In that time, I’ve been able to make many an acquaintance, whether at conferences or just folks connecting online. In those conversations, I was amazed that more than … Continue reading Show Me The Money – Turning Workers’ Comp Risk into Profits
Merlinos consultants David Shepherd and Frank Huang will be attending the 2019 National Association of Professional Employer Organziations (NAPEO) CFO Seminar in Chicago, July 9-11. If you are going to be in Chicago let us know, we would like to say hello. Also, you can read more about our PEO consulting here.
by Frank Huang | February 18, 2019 Because people have more interesting ways to spend their time than to pour over financial statements, I have taken it upon myself to do just that. Below are some interesting observations after looking at annual reports from the largest publicly-traded PEOs. Risk Factors Though rarely brimming with quantitative … Continue reading Intriguing Details of PEO Industry’s Largest Public Firms