Pension communications – time to talk better?

Communicating effectively  with employees is a key part of the HR role, yet even the CIPD acknowledge that employees often feel they get limited or no communication.  In some areas of HR, it's harder than…

Budget ‘good news for pensions’ says specialist Law…

Sacker & Partners LLP (Sackers), the UK’s leading specialist law firm for pensions and retirement savings, reacted positively to yesterday’s Government’s Budget statement. Lucy Dunbar, partner at Sackers, commented: “The budget should be seen as…

Smarterly appoints Research Fellow Michael Johnson as Corporate…

Smarterly, the workplace savings platform that uses artificial intelligence to design and monitor investment portfolios for employees, has appointed Michael Johnson as Advisor, Corporate Affairs and Policy. After running David Cameron’s Economic Competitive Policy Group,…

Employee benefits; why are we still being charged…

Nick Kjelgaard, Zest Benefits questions why some tech providers charge huge fees for implementing benefits technology  When I look back at my time in software in the benefits/engagement industry I can see that the days of…

Prevention vs cure: The benefits to employers in…

In the UK we face unique challenges in healthcare – with rates of obesity and depression, to name just two, topping worldwide comparison lists. But many of the healthcare challenges we face are avoidable. The Health…