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Income Protection: Not just a nice to have…

An increasing number of UK employers now offer Group Income Protection cover to some or all of their employees.   That said, I am aware that many HR and Finance professionals…

Making the news!

Just under two weeks ago we launched the 2015/16 Jelf Employee Benefits Survey.  For those that have yet to see this important document, please follow this link to the original post….

Launching our 2015/16 Employee Benefits Survey…

We are delighted to announce the publication of the 2015/16 Jelf Employee Benefits Survey this morning. This, our second annual survey, lifts the lid on employer views on the many…

Booking now for our next “Jet-propelled” London event!

The hugely successful Jelf Employment Seminars are back!  Now in their 6th consecutive year, these fun & informative seminars are a “must-attend” event for many HR and Finance professionals. And…

Our next Manchester event: “News from the frontline”

The hugely successful Jelf Employment Seminars are back!  Now in their 6th consecutive year, these fun & informative seminars are a must-attend event for many HR and Finance professionals. For…

A key piece to the puzzle?

Last week I wrote about the productivity puzzle and how the UK lags very far behind most of the other major economies of the G7 on this particular measure. There are of…

The productivity puzzle

Last week the Office for National Statistics (ONS) produced their latest estimates of UK productivity. These statistics* – the first estimates for the 2014 year – should be a wake-up…

Free Event: “The Employment Universe”

Now in their 6th consecutive year, the fun and informative Jelf Employment Seminars are heading to Cardiff for our next event.  As usual we will be fielding a range of…

Fit for Work (an update)

As I covered on Tuesday morning, there has been some (unexpectedly rapid) progress on the roll out of Fit for Work this week. At the time I wrote that post there…

Fit for Work – Employer Referrals

In the Radio 5 Live headlines this morning the new Fit for Work service was regularly featuring. It appears that the roll-out to allow employer referrals (as opposed to just referrals…