Digital Transformation in the Insurance Industry Is Creating Investment Opportunities. Are You Ready?

Digital Transformation in the Insurance Industry Is Creating Investment Opportunities. Are You Ready? By Kate Purschke For decades, the insurance industry has been dominated by companies relying on a mix of legacy systems and manual processes to run core operations and service customers. But increasingly, we’re seeing insurance technology companies develop solutions with more sophisticated […]

2023 Well-Being Trailblazer Award Applications Are Now Open

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Archetype and the Wellness Council of America (WELCOA) announce applications are open for the third annual Well-Being Trailblazer Awards. The deadline to apply is May 31, 2023. The award recognizes future-focused products, tools, and solutions that contribute to workplace well-being and enables employees to lead healthy, fulfilling lives. Eligible candidates must be US-based and meet the requirements in the […]

Taking your Product Vision from Planning to Execution

Taking your Product Vision from Planning to Execution Why Most Companies Fail and How to Avoid It  Growing a small business into a big company is no small feat. Studies show that just one-tenth of one percent of companies ever reach $250 million in annual revenue, and just 0.036 percent will reach $1 billion in annual […]

How to Prevent HR Leaders from Inadvertently Holding Back Innovation Adoption

How to Prevent HR Leaders from Inadvertently Holding Back Innovation Adoption How brokers can help HR leaders shift from analog to digital thinking with the latest HR technologies.  Not long ago, before data went digital, employees either emailed or manually filled out an identification form provided by the HR department. With this information inputted into […]

Benefit Brokers Staying a Step Ahead By Leveraging Private Equity Insights

Bringing together private equity and benefit brokers

Benefit Brokers Staying a Step Ahead By Leveraging Private Equity Insights This blog is based on an interview of Tim Simokonis, Vice President of Lockton, and Steve Herman, Executive in Residence at Archetype, by Iain Fitzpatrick, Archetype’s Chief Strategy Officer for the Fireside Chat, “Bringing Together Benefit Brokers and Private Equity for a Lens into the […]

Archetype Exits Digital Women’s Health Platform Gennev

Gennev, an Archetype portfolio company

Archetype Exits Digital Women’s Health Platform Gennev Archetype announces investment exit with Gennev following an acquisition by Unified Women’s Healthcare. Archetype, a consulting and investment firm focused on the workplace health and people development sectors, announced it has exited its investment in Gennev following the completion of an acquisition by Unified Women’s Healthcare. Here are […]

Analysis Paralysis in the Employee Benefits Marketplace

Point solutions in employee benefits

Analysis Paralysis in the Employee Benefits Marketplace The accelerated rate of point solutions in employee benefits forces brokers to move fast to stay ahead of the market. By: Steve Herman Within the past year, there has been a lot of buzz surrounding the “Great Resignation,” attracting and retaining key employees, and the sustainability of a […]

Keeping Up With Pay Transparency Expectations and Regulatory Demands

Keeping Up With Pay Transparency Expectations and Regulatory Demands This blog is based on an interview of Tom McMullen, Senior Partner at Korn Ferry, by Iain Fitzpatrick, Archetype’s Chief Strategy Officer for the Fireside Chat, “Rethinking Compensation and Communications Transparency.“ In the wake of rising inflation, the “Great Resignation,” and regulatory changes, more organizations are […]

The Well-Being Trailblazer Awards for 2022: A Look Back

The Well-Being Trailblazer Awards for 2022: A Look Back   The 2022 Well-Being Trailblazer Awards were held at the WELCOA Summit in Chicago on August 30th, 2022. The event was co-hosted by Archetype and WELCOA to honor and celebrate organizations that have developed innovative products and services that positively influence employee well-being. Judges from Comcast, UPMC, and […]

Making a Case for Healthcare Pricing Transparency Tools

Healthcare Pricing Transparency

Making a Case for Healthcare Pricing Transparency Tools It’s Not Just About Compliance – It’s Good Business By: Kate Purschke and Shahrukh Tarapore Hospitals and health plans are no strangers to federal rules and regulations — and the penalties for delayed compliance. In June 2022, two Georgia hospitals were fined more than $1 million for […]