Benefits Management

The Autumn 2017 Budget: All quiet on the EB front…

Philip Hammond, The Chancellor of the Exchequer, has just sat down after delivering the 2017 Autumn Budget Speech. Owing to the continued uncertainties of the Brexit negotiations – plus of…

Manchester Employment Seminar: Booking now…

We are delighted to announce the latest fun and informative Jelf Employment Seminar in Manchester. Once again we have sought the right chemical mix of speakers to impart their knowledge to our…

benefits

Ten out-of-the-box employee benefits

Running a business can be all consuming and it’s easy to focus on the bottom line. Everyday tasks become run of the mill, including the benefits you offer your employees….

employee engagement

Flex your benefits and reduce your ever increasing spend in the process

It doesn’t seem like all that long ago that the Government launched its policy aimed at improving employees’ retirement savings. Many employers will have staged in 2015-2016. In April 2018…

Working Carers: Some top tips for employers…

Last week was National Carers Week in the UK.  This should act as a useful reminder to many employers that they should be actively considering this important demographic within their workforce. As we…

So what does recruitment really cost?

I’m often surprised at how many employers completely underestimate the cost of replacing staff. Many Human Resources professionals consider the cost for replacing staff at their own organisation to be only…

HR & Cyber Attacks…

A recent report* by IBM found that 60% of cyber attacks were as a result of insider activity.  And for “insider” think employee. Now it should be made clear that the action…

Employee Benefits: The runners and riders…

It is fair to say that very few of us expected to see a UK General Election announced last week. Yet this announcement – and its ultimate outcome – will of…

Salary Sacrifice: When will the changes bite?

By now we would hope that most employers are aware of the announced changes to Employee Benefits provided through the mechanism known as Salary Sacrifice.  Yet we think that far fewer will be…

Tax Free Childcare update

On Wednesday this week the long-awaited update on the roll-out of Tax Free Childcare was delivered.  The official announcement included details of other new initiatives in this space (such as the improved…