HR professionals in large UK enterprises tend to overestimate employee satisfaction when it comes to rewards and benefits programmes. Comparing perceptions between HR departments and the general workforce, the survey found that just around half of employees stated they are happy with the benefits offered by their company.
Published: 25 October 2018
According to the latest Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Allowances and Benefits Survey conducted by Aon the GCC region has witnessed a concerted shift from a pure-pay model to an emphasis on ‘total rewards’. Representing a notable increase in the prevalence of benefit offerings for employees, the results are seen as a positive indicator for the region in attracting and retaining the right talent.
Published: 3 October 2018
It’s no good providing valuable benefits if your staff don’t know about them! The old adage, you can lead a horse to water but you can’t force it to drink, may resonate with some when it comes to Voluntary Benefits and in particular, discount schemes. However, I would take issue with that. As with almost everything in life, it’s all about how you communicate it.
Published: 15 April 2018
Did you know the direct costs of employee absence to the economy are reported to be in excess of £14bn each year? That’s what a recent survey by the CBI discovered. It’s research like this that inspired recruitment and HR specialist Rebecca Myers, to establish a new employee benefit service geared towards accessible fitness sessions for time-poor employees.
Published: 19 January 2018