Healthcare

An up date on all things healthcare, covering the latest developments in the public and private arena.

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…

2016 March Budget (3): Salary Sacrifice

Although not specifically mentioned in the Chancellors Budget speech, the supporting document does include this text: “Salary sacrifice arrangements enable employees to give up salary in return for benefits-in-kind that…

2016 March Budget (2): Increase to IPT

In the Budget speech the Chancellor also confirmed that there will be a further increase to Insurance Premium Tax (IPT).  IPT will increase from 9.5% to 10%. This has implications…

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…

Long term health conditions: Some recommendations for employers

It was just two weeks ago today that I was speaking at our latest sell-out London Employment Seminar.  One of my themes that day was the UK’s productivity deficit, and…

An important reminder…

I would like to think that all followers of this blog are now fully aware of – and conversant with – the new National Living Wage (NLW) requirements which come…

Booking now for our next event in Cardiff…

The fun and informative Jelf Employment Seminars are returning to Cardiff, and once again we will be fielding an expert range of speakers to help employers better manage their day to…

In the news!

We are only a month into 2016, and already Jelf has featured heavily in various areas of the Employee Benefits and HR news agenda. We have been quoted on subjects…

resolutions

Booking now for our first event of 2016!

Why not banish those winter blues by attending yet another fun and informative Jelf Employment Seminar?  These events have become a fixture of the HR and Finance calendar, and are…