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New companies and employers from 1 October 2017 – Immediate Auto Enrolment duties

From the 1 October 2017, all new employers are required to immediately comply with their employer duties with regard to Auto Enrolment. Automatic enrolment – employing staff for the first…

Augmented

Augmented and virtual realities – disrupting or enhancing your business

The impact of technological change inherently presents strategic business risks, opportunities and threats. All companies, their customers and suppliers rely on technology in one way or another. This includes the…

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….

The importance of dental health

It might surprise you, but a quarter of adults in the UK have not visited a dentist in the last two years[i], and 1 in 4 admit they don’t brush…

A simple equation…

Many people – myself included – are a little wary of complex mathematical equations to solve everyday problems. So I really like this quote from Dr Wolfgang Seidl at our recent Health…

The benefits of a good sleep?

I think most of us would accept that without a good night’s sleep we may not be at our best during working hours.  Yet the reality of what this may…

flood rain extreme weather

Extreme weather events are becoming more regular. Is your business prepared?

Whether you believe in climate change or not it is clear from the events both at home and abroad that your business needs to be prepared and protected. Hurricanes, floods…

international healthcare insurance

Oman Mandatory Healthcare Insurance – The GCC trend continues

Healthcare infrastructure has evolved significantly throughout the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) as a result of constant investment by each member country. Some of the regional facilities are now on a…

fireworks safety

Are you planning a firework display? Risk reduction advice for fireworks events.

Fireworks are a staple for celebrations such as Diwali, Bonfire Night and New Year’s Eve. When your business or organisation puts on a special event with fireworks, take precautions to…

Sending employees abroad

Employees working abroad? They need more than just a passport.

Once upon a time, it was only the major corporates that ventured into global markets. But these days, many smaller organisations are operating internationally – and sending employees abroad to…