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Information on employee benefits related developments

An important reminder…

The Pensions Regulator reported earlier this year that more than 8 million workers had signed up for a workplace pension since the introduction of Auto-Enrolment (AE) requirements in the UK. …

Augmented

Augmented and virtual realities – disrupting or enhancing your business

The impact of technological change inherently presents strategic business risks, opportunities and threats. All companies, their customers and suppliers rely on technology in one way or another. This includes the…

A simple equation…

Many people – myself included – are a little wary of complex mathematical equations to solve everyday problems. So I really like this quote from Dr Wolfgang Seidl at our recent Health…

The benefits of a good sleep?

I think most of us would accept that without a good night’s sleep we may not be at our best during working hours.  Yet the reality of what this may…

flood rain extreme weather

Extreme weather events are becoming more regular. Is your business prepared?

Whether you believe in climate change or not it is clear from the events both at home and abroad that your business needs to be prepared and protected. Hurricanes, floods…

fireworks safety

Are you planning a firework display? Risk reduction advice for fireworks events.

Fireworks are a staple for celebrations such as Diwali, Bonfire Night and New Year’s Eve. When your business or organisation puts on a special event with fireworks, take precautions to…

Sending employees abroad

Employees working abroad? They need more than just a passport.

Once upon a time, it was only the major corporates that ventured into global markets. But these days, many smaller organisations are operating internationally – and sending employees abroad to…

Season ticket loan schemes – Fighting the rising cost of getting to work

The cost of travelling to work is increasing, and recent news articles have reported that rail commuters will be forced to pay an extra £100 on average for annual season…

The Doctor will see you now…

Earlier this month the British Medical Association (BMA) hit the headlines when they announced the results of a recent survey of doctors. The BMA ballot of 1,870 General Practitioners (GP) practices in…

Feedback negative reviews

Making the most of customer feedback

Whether it’s a review online, a customer survey or word of mouth, we love to hear nice things said about our business. So, when you get your glowing (or less…