Archive 11 - 2016

If it's Low Cost, it's Low Value

WHY BRANDS CAN’T RISK RUINING REPUTATIONS FOR QUICK FIX DISCOUNTS While the story itself did little to damage Marmite sales (in fact they increased by £335,000), who can forget the post-Brexit price backlash that was splashed over the headlines in October 2016? Unilever were locked in a battle with Tesco, after the supermarket chain refused to raise prices in line with the cost of importing.

Posted in Consumer Promotions and Loyalty, Customer Loyalty, Promotional Mechanics

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The Five Millennial Traits Every Employer Needs to Know

How the next generation of leaders are thinking What does the future look like for millennial employees? What challenges are they facing right now, and how can employers create a desirable ...

Posted in Employee Benefits and Wellbeing, Employee Retention, Employee Engagement, Employee Recognition

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Salary Sacrifice Changes: What Do They Mean?

What you and your employees need to know On November 23rd, 2016, Philip Hammond announced his first budget as Chancellor – and the first since the Brexit vote. With it came the announcement of ...

Posted in Employee Benefits and Wellbeing, Employee Benefits, Salary Sacrifice

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Simple, Low-Cost Solutions for Staff Recognition

The everyday recognition essentials It’s always important to recognise the efforts of staff, particularly when they’re performing well. Research has shown time and time again the positive impacts of ...

Posted in Recognising Success, Incentive and Recognition, Employee Recognition, Gifts and Rewards

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How to Combat Christmas Stress in Your Workforce

Christmas can mean   increased pressure on time and finances Workplace stress is a problem all year round, and in recent years it’s become worse for many employees across the UK. 

Posted in Financial Wellbeing, Health and Wellbeing, Incentive and Recognition

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Rewarding Staff With Vouchers: The Personal Approach

The reward that's different for everyone Vouchers, gift cards and digital rewards are on the rise, with more and more employers – and employees – realising their benefits.

Posted in Employee Gift Cards, Vouchers and E-codes, Employee Engagement, Gifts and Rewards

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Recognising, Rewarding and Motivating Millennials

How do you solve a problem like millennials? Well, first of all, you stop listening to the stereotypes.

Posted in Incentive and Recognition

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The Christmas Effect

Infographic:  How Christmas  affects stress and motivation How are your employees feeling in the run up to Christmas? It isn’t always all festive cheer – some may be winding down for the holidays, ...

Posted in Workplace Engagement, Incentive and Recognition, Infographic

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Work-Life Balance Made Simple

Infographic: Our tips for supporting a positive work-life balance for your employees Do your employees have a positive work-life balance? There are plenty of rules and regulations ensuring that ...

Posted in Employee Benefits and Wellbeing, Positive Workplace Culture, Workplace Engagement, Health and Wellbeing, Infographic

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Five Affordable Christmas Gifts For Employees

Treating your staff at Christmas doesn't have to cost the earth Christmas is the perfect time to show your employees some extra gratitude. The year is coming to a close, people are winding down for ...

Posted in Positive Workplace Culture, Incentive and Recognition, Employee Recognition, Gifts and Rewards

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The Personal Touch: Can Personalised Marketing Inform Your Customer Reward Programme?

Personalised marketing can boost your customer rewards uptake Personalised marketing has been around for a while – and it’s here to stay. It’s a fact of life in 2016 that the things you see online ...

Posted in Consumer Promotions and Loyalty, Consumer Promotions, Consumer Engagement

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