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Salary Sacrifice and the Budget Statement…

The UK business community will be watching the 2016 Autumn Budget Statement with a great deal of interest.  It always does of course, but this year is especially important given…

End of the line? (reprise)

Earlier this year I wrote on the topic of line manager training and its importance regarding the communication and delivery of employee benefits.  That post can be read here. But…

A grand vision?

Last week the Department for Work & Pensions and Department of Health issued a major document entitled: “Improving Lives:  The Work, Health and Disability Green Paper” The document is rather large…

Making the news…

From time to time we like to update our followers on the range of media coverage that Jelf Employee Benefits generate on a regular basis.  So below is a selection of coverage and topics from last…

A slow start for Fit for Work…

With seminar season and the EU referendum now behind us, it is time that I caught up on my technical reading.  And the first item on my summer browsing list is…

stress in the workplace

Event Limits & Employee Benefits

The world can be a rather scary place. Major disasters happen across the globe on a regular basis, and the 24/7 news culture ensures that each such incident is magnified by replaying the footage time…

Carer Friendly: Time for employers to wake up?

Over the years I have written extensively on the subject of working parents and childcare on this blog.  For this I make no apology, as this topic is often under-reported and…

Is the war for talent back on?

Recent official employment figures from Her Majesty’s Government are rather impressive. According to the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) press release issued on the 18th May: The employment rate…

And now for the news headlines…

It has been a while since I updated our followers on the employee benefits news coverage – and in particular where Jelf Employee Benefits has contributed to an on-going debate…

Time for another Budget…

After what amounted to three Budget statements last year, 2016 looks set to return to the more usual format of two, with the first of these due this Wednesday. So what should…