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Should you be educating your employees about finance?

Employee health and wellbeing is right at the top of the agenda for a number of businesses – especially in the current climate, but among the more obvious concerns about mental ill-health, stress or anxiety, and people’s physical health, the state of their finances can be overlooked.

Oct 16, 2020 4:28:38 PM

How to create an effective wellbeing strategy

Since the pandemic, employee wellbeing is right at the top of business agendas. But do your wellbeing initiatives give employees the support they really need?

Oct 15, 2020 5:33:34 PM

How one SME provides employee benefits without breaking the bank

Unlike their bigger competitors, small to medium-sized businesses may lack the budget, time, awareness or resources to create a suite of employee benefits that match the needs of their people.

Oct 7, 2020 4:30:00 PM

Case study - SCCL

Caring employers want to give their people access to some form of employee benefits. But doing so can take time and money, two commodities that may be in short supply, especially for smaller businesses.

Sep 17, 2020 9:21:41 AM

How and when to communicate with your staff about their benefits

Communication is key in any company. So, when it comes to letting your staff know about their benefits, what’s the best way to get in touch?

Aug 26, 2020 10:15:56 AM

How to prevent high employee turnover

For any business, employee turnover can be an issue, and particularly for small businesses when it can create a large hole.

Aug 20, 2020 3:10:00 PM

How HR professionals can benefit from LinkedIn

In the highly competitive space of social media, LinkedIn has emerged to be the tool of choice for businesses. In August 2019, there were 25.6m UK LinkedIn accounts, suggesting more than 75% of the UK’s working population were on LinkedIn.1

Aug 19, 2020 4:09:11 PM

How to support a bereaved employee

Sadly, over 46,000 people have died as a result of coronavirus at the time of writing. Many of us have either lost friends or family, or are likely to know someone who has. But broaching the subject of bereavement can be difficult for both employer and employee.

Aug 19, 2020 4:08:42 PM

5 top tips to help improve your internal communications

As businesses start to come to terms with the post-Covid working environment and what that means for them, effective internal communications may not sound like a top priority. But arguably, clear and efficient communication within a company, no matter what size, is more vital than ever. Get it wrong and you’re likely to soon have a workforce that is unsure, inefficient and struggling with motivation.

Jul 27, 2020 3:24:00 PM

How mindfulness could improve wellbeing and productivity

If you thought that mindfulness is nothing but some ‘touchy-feely’ stuff that has no value in the working environment, you may be surprised to find that some of the world’s largest employers have looked at its benefits.

Jul 23, 2020 1:30:47 AM