Articles By James Malia

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 home? Surely that's a recipe for disaster?

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

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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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When It Comes to Employee Benefits, Does Someone's Age Matter?

Infographic: What different age groups want from their benefit options Baby boomers, generation X, millennials... we love to talk about how generations are totally different to each other.

Posted in Employee Benefits and Wellbeing, Employee Benefits, Infographic

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National Parks Week: The Benefits to Getting Your Employees Outside

Improving employee wellbeing with the great outdoors As much as we love being in the office, the great outdoors and being one with the countryside has plenty of positives too. This month ...

Posted in Employee Benefits and Wellbeing, Health and Wellbeing, Cycle to Work

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Five Festival Ideas for Your Employees

Infographic: Send your team off somewhere special, or plan your own amazing event Summertime and the rising temperatures means it’s festival season, and you may have noticed that some of your staff ...

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

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Motivating Staff Through the Summer Months

Staying on-task in the off-season Ice cream season, the temptation of the beer garden and the chance to soak up some sunshine means summer is peak time for distraction among employees. Staff will ...

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

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Bike Week: How Can You Get Your Employees on Their Bikes?

The perfect benefit for employee wellbeing 2017 is nearly at the halfway mark and the summer months are approaching, which means the start of the holiday season – and hopefully better weather! June ...

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

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Onsite Childcare: How Does It Work?

We’ve all heard of the office creche. But how common is it to see one in action? Onsite childcare is rare, and it’s far from something that employees expect from their employers – so don’t panic ...

Posted in Employee Benefits and Wellbeing, Childcare Vouchers, Financial Wellbeing

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Walk to Work Day: Enriching Your Commute

Get staff to make more of their journey to work with some great exercise Spring is here, the days are getting warmer and it’s safe enough to venture outside without a coat some days. In light of the ...

Posted in Employee Benefits and Wellbeing, Health and Wellbeing, Physical Wellbeing

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Article 50: What Happens Next for Employers?

Brexit's on the horizon - so what's next? After months of debate, bills in parliament and hundreds of discussions, Article 50 was finally triggered on 29th March 2017. The confirmation, sent from the ...

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

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Is Salary Sacrifice Still Worth It?

With big changes happening in 2017 and beyond, is it still the best bet? Changes to the way salary sacrifice works will come into effect on Thursday 6th April. With this deadline date fast ...

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

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