Sally Hetherington

Full time teen wrangler, part time writer, passionate traveller and wannabe chef.

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Why Breathing Classes Might Be The Best Employee Benefit Yet

Breathing is something we as humans take for granted - something we do without ever thinking about it. However, learning to breathe consciously is...
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6 Ways Employee Benefits Impact Your Bottom Line

Many companies, particularly SMEs, don’t see the need to bother with  beyond the usual medical,...
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Employee Engagement: Why You Need a Mix of Introverts & Extroverts

Research shows that a diverse workforce increases employee engagement through innovation and productivity, and enhances creativity, and is...
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7 Reasons Every Business Needs Employee Benefits in a Post-Covid World

In the days before the pandemic turned our world upside down, most companies had a basic understanding of employee benefits and generally took...
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What the Olympic Games can Teach Leaders About Reward and Recognition

The Olympic Games have always been synonymous with guts and glory, pushing to the limit and achieving at all costs. However, in the wake of the...
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The #WorkLifeShow: Setting Workplace Non-Negotiables For Mental Health

In our recent interview for The #WorkLifeShow, Kathryn Wilson spoke to mental health expert Lisa Jones, who offered us some insights into mental...
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Workplace Webinars: Preventing Employee Burnout in a Covid World

Employee wellbeing, mental health and burnout are important topics at the moment, with so many people working from home and the boundaries between...
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5 Ways SaaS Platforms are Revolutionising HR and Employee Benefits

It is predicted that by 2025, 75 percent of the workforce will be made up of millennials - a generation that has grown up with ever changing...
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Why Service Companies Need Employee Benefits More Than Other Sectors

The service sector is one of the largest sectors in the UK, and as such, it is integral that service companies should be the first to offer...
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The 10 Best Employee Wellbeing Tools, Gadgets for Work-from-Home Staff

During the last year with the unexpected pandemic, many companies were forced to make adjustments for their employees. Moving to a work-from-home...
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How Large Companies can Mobilise Employees to use Their Benefit Scheme

All large sized companies will have a range of employee benefits on offer, from the usual dental, medical and paid leave, to more unique benefits...
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Employee Benefits for Small Businesses & Why You Need Them

Many owners of small businesses might be thinking that offering employee benefits is too expensive and not necessary. However while not having...
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Why You Should Provide WFH Phone & Accessory Employee Benefits

In today’s current climate with many people working from home, it is integral that your employees are equipped with the correct tools necessary to...
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6 Trendy Employee Benefits from Online Jewellery Companies

Hands up who doesn’t love a little bling? Being in a pandemic doesn’t mean you can’t show off a little ice with our fantastic employee benefits...
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Workplace Webinars: Building a Business Vision that People Engage With

Every startup has a business plan - a formal document that contains the goals of the business and the plans to achieve them. But in order to make...
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Got a Shopify Store? You Need These Employee Benefits for Your Team!

Selling online can become an expensive exercise, with money being channeled into hosting, designing and developing, leaving limited finances for...
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4 Essential Employee Benefits for Any Online Clothing Business

Statistics show that around one-fifth of sales in the UK retail industry is done online, and in 2020 alone more than half of the UK’s population...
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5 Employee Benefits you Need for Your eCommerce Business

1995 was the year that saw the launch of an online bookstore out of the garage of a former wall street hedge fund exec - a small eCommerce...
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The Good News: UK Employment Prospects Potentially on the Rise

According to a recent report by the BBC, more than half of employees in the UK plan on hiring staff in the next three months.
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6 Things to Look for in an Employee Benefits Provider

Nowadays job seekers are not simply looking for a decent paycheque. They are looking for a company that caters to all their needs, providing...
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10 of the Best Employee Benefits to Welcome Spring

Spring is in the air! It’s time to wipe away those winter blues and step out into the sunshine. And what better way than by treating yourselves to...
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Are you Adding a Book Club to Your Employee Benefits in 2021?

Reading is something we do for relaxation, motivation and education, and with World Book Day coming up on the 1st of March, now is the perfect...
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Employee Engagement: Ensure Inclusivity in a Diverse Environment

A diverse workplace is key to your bottom line. Research shows that a diverse workforce increases innovation and productivity, and enhances...
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6 Ways to Spoil Your Valentine with your Employee Discount Programme

February is the month of love, and Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. We all need something positive to celebrate! To spoil that special...
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5 Tools Every Startup Needs to Build a Company Culture

Company culture can be defined as your company’s unique set of shared goals, attitudes and practices. It is integral for any company to work on...
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Employee Benefits: 7 Trends Can we Expect in 2021

During current times, when many people are working remotely and may be experiencing different stressors as well as the added burden of...
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Workplace Webinars: Resilience and Coping with Change

We recently hosted a webinar on workplace resilience and coping with change, particularly in these challenging times. 
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10 Employee Benefits to Kickstart the New Year

2020 was a year to be remembered - a year when we laughed, we cried, we supported, and we soldiered on. Many of our employees have had to commit...
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Why UX Matters When it Comes to Attracting the Best Job Candidates

User Experience has fast become an important aspect of business, yet most people consider it as relating to the end-user, being their experiences,...
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Employee Engagement: Why You Should be Investing in People Analytics

People analytics - the new buzzword phrase on the HR block - is a relatively new concept, yet many companies don’t understand what it is or how to...
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Why Providing Unhealthy Office Snacks is Killing Employee Productivity

We spend on average 8 hours a day at work, so it is inevitable that we will have at least one meal during the course of a work day, and it is...
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Employee Wellbeing: Why Everybody Needs Digital Mental Health Training

A digital mental health training strategy is integral to your employee wellbeing, as shown by research conducted by Business in the Community,...
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Why Having Pets in the Workplace Improves Employee Wellbeing

Employee wellbeing - something we’ve all had to manage closely as people have been forced to work from home in not just one, but two lockdowns in...
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Reward & Recognition: 8 Ideas for a Company Year End in Corona Times

With the end of the year approaching and another lockdown in place, we're sure team morale could do with a pick-me-up. 2020 has been quite a year,...
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Explore Local UK Travel Destinations With Your Employee Benefits

For many people, 2020 has been the year when we have had to make many changes. We have had to learn to go out less, shop online, work from home...
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How Employee Experience Impacts Customer Experience

If anyone asks what drives a business, the first thing that will come to mind is the customer - because without customers, there would be no...
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Why Employees Leave Due to Outdated Technology & Company Culture

Global FinTech recruiter Storm2 recently put together a compelling presentation on employee retention in the FinTech field. An emphasis is placed...
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Retention: How You Should React When Your Best Employee Resigns

No matter the size of your business or your team, we’re sure you have that one employee that is the glue that holds everything together. It’s team...
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How Airbnb is Changing the Face of Employee Engagement

Team building. Two words that are prone to send many employees running for the hills arguing that they have more important things to do with their...
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‘No Rules Rules’: A Look into Netflix's Company Culture

Imagine working for a company that not only has an entire website dedicated to job opportunities, but an entire page dedicated to their company...
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Why Women in Leadership Benefit Your Company

Traditionally the corporate world has been dominated by men in leadership positions, but over the past few decades there has been a shift towards...
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Top 5 Adventure Destinations for 2020: Use Your Travel Perks Now!

Are the winter blues getting you down and you feel like the holidays are so far past that it’s time for a new adventure? While you are dreaming,...
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A Beginner’s Guide To Employee Benefits

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