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Is employee happiness the same as employee engagement?

Is employee happiness the same as employee engagement? We're taking a look at the differences between happy and engaged employees and  how you can create a positive workplace culture. So, just how happy are your employees? Interesting question. What goes on out of an office can certainly impact what goes on within it...

Posted in Employee Benefits and Wellbeing, Workplace Engagement, Employee Engagement

by James Malia on Dec 1, 2017 3:17:30 PM
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James Malia

James Malia is Director of Employee Benefits at Sodexo, our leading expert in employer and employee-funded benefits, and staff health and wellbeing.

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Let’s Get Quizzical

Take our comms quiz... In our ebook Let’s get physical – how to engage everyone in your organisation with a balance of print and digital comms, we explored exactly why organisations shouldn’t bin ...

Posted in Employee Benefits and Wellbeing, Positive Workplace Culture, Quiz

by James Malia on Oct 30, 2017 11:46:28 AM
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What's new in salary sacrifice?

With big changes happening in 2017 and beyond, is it still the best bet? When changes to the way salary sacrifice works were announced in the 2016 Autumn Statement, there was the potential for some ...

Posted in Employee Benefits, Childcare Vouchers, Salary Sacrifice

by James Malia on Sep 14, 2017 2:00:52 PM
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What can businesses do to tackle the air quality crisis?

bikes and eco friendly cars can make a big difference - and  help out your employees too Car drivers are the biggest cause of pollution on the roads – no surprises there – so it's time to find an ...

Posted in Employee Benefits and Wellbeing, Employee Benefits, Commuting, Health and Wellbeing, Physical Wellbeing, Salary Sacrifice, Cycle to Work

by James Malia on Sep 14, 2017 1:45:28 PM
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How does salary sacrifice affect National Insurance Contributions?

what employee-funded benefits mean for PAYe and nic At its simplest, there are two kinds of employee benefits – employer-funded, and employee-funded.

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

by James Malia on Sep 14, 2017 12:30:45 PM
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Choosing the right employee benefits for your team

what to consider before deciding on a benefits  strategy There's a huge range of employee benefits out there in the ether, just waiting to be offered to your team. But with so many options available, ...

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

by James Malia on Sep 14, 2017 12:21:08 PM
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Is There a Link Between Employee Engagement and Mental Health?

Engaged employees are (usually) happier employees A study by Happiness Works in March 2017 showed that nearly a third of UK employees suffered from stress at work. While all jobs have their ups and ...

Posted in Employee Benefits and Wellbeing, Employee Engagement, Health and Wellbeing, Mental Wellbeing

by James Malia on Aug 30, 2017 12:00:00 AM
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How Flexible Working Benefits the Bottom Line

A bit of flexibility goes a long way... Many employers hear the phrase "flexible working", and alarm bells just immediately start ringing. Letting people go home early? Trusting people to work from ...

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

by James Malia on Aug 28, 2017 12:00:00 AM
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Childcare Vouchers: What's the Law?

Childcare voucher rules, regulations, and responsibilities No matter how committed and enthusiastic employees are, family commitments outside of work will always affect productivity and engagement.

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

by James Malia on Aug 23, 2017 12:00:00 AM
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Technology and Automation in the Workplace

Are the machines about to take over? Artificial intelligence is no longer a fantasy. Technology and automation are changing everyday tasks to make our lives even easier such as driverless cars, or ...
by James Malia on Aug 21, 2017 12:00:00 AM
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