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Reputation: years to build and seconds to break

Just like trust, a business’s reputation can take years to build and seconds to break. With high profile incidents more common in the public domain, reputational risk has become an…

“A cut above the rest” – Wellbeing Event booking now!

Jelf’s Annual Health & Wellbeing event is here again, and once more we will be providing practical help to employers seeking to manage their employee healthcare commitments. To help our delegates…

A good gig?

Although the summer is undoubtedly the silly season in much of the media, this quiet period does allow some genuinely new and interesting topics to take root in the business…

A 20:20 vision

A major feature of this blog is our looking into the Jelf Employee Benefits crystal ball to predict changes and trends that may influence the short and medium term shape…

Fit for Work: A green map

Just a quick post, to alert our followers to the fact that the new Fit for Work service is – according to the rollout map – now available in all geographical areas…

Out from the long grass? An IT & NI merger

Those with a long memory will recall that at the start of the last parliamentary term George Osborne announced his intention to merge Income Tax and National Insurance.  Headline grabbing…

The July Budget (2): Salary Sacrifice

In the run up to the Budget, there was some concern that the Chancellor might “call time” on the use of Salary Sacrifice in Employee Benefits provision. This was not mentioned…

The July 2015 Budget statement…

As I write, the Chancellor has not quite sat down from his second Budget speech of 2015.  As expected, with a majority government and a guaranteed 5 year term the…

Making a splash…

Last week I commented on the recent publication of the joint EEF/ Jelf Employee Benefits Sickness Absence Survey 2015. The survey has already made something of a splash in the media,…

Fit For Work rollout continues…

I have just visited the Fit For Work website, and can report that the national rollout of the new service has moved on since last Wednesday. As you can see via…