Workplace Article Feed
Sarah Pearce | 17 September 2021
Measuring benefit spend is difficult. So what can you do to set your outcomes and encourage your employees to engage with their wellbeing benefits? Read article: How to improve employee wellbeing data.
17 September 2021 | 4 min read
Sarah Pearce | 17 September 2021
Our Flexible Benefits team uses their volunteering hours for charity Read article: Community matters: HL Workplace volunteers at FareShare South West.
17 September 2021 | 1 min read
Joanna Carr | 27 August 2021
Recently, thirteen HL colleagues used their volunteering days to collect rubbish at nearby local Portishead Beach. We caught up with Jennifer Oaten, Retirement Service Coordinator and Chair of the Sustainability Network to find out more. Read article: Community matters: Plastic Free July at HL Workplace.
27 August 2021 | 3 min read
Joshua Creaven | 23 August 2021
As part of governance sessions with clients, we always take a close look at what engagement means for them. But what exactly does it mean to be engaged? Read article: What does good pension engagement look like?.
23 August 2021 | 5 min read
Sarah Pearce | 30 July 2021
How can you as an employer make the most out of the financial education your pension provider offers? Read article: How to make the most of value-added financial education services offered by your pension provider.
30 July 2021 | 4 min read
The unequal impact of Covid-19 on women and how to use benefits to rebalance the workplace for the future
Clare Stinton | 19 July 2021
Women have been disproportionately affected by Covid-19 over the last fifteen months. Clare Stinton looks at how employers can use benefits to rebalance the workplace. Read article: The unequal impact of Covid-19 on women and how to use benefits to rebalance the workplace for the future.
19 July 2021 | 5 min read
How to communicate changes in pension arrangements to employees following organisational changes, such as mergers and acquisitions (M&A)
Chris Horton | 10 May 2021
A robust and structured communication plan throughout any organisation change is key to ensuring that the right information is communicated at the right time. Chris Horton explains how to help your employees understand their options. Read article: How to communicate changes in pension arrangements to employees following organisational changes, such as mergers and acquisitions (M&A).
10 May 2021 | 5 min read
20 April 2021
Getting to grips with money at the earliest opportunity is key, and the workplace offers a perfect opportunity to nudge people into making better choices. Alastair Stuart-Hunt explains how. Read article: How to help your employees avoid 4 big financial regrets.
20 April 2021 | 6 min read
Rohan Batra | 13 April 2021
Thanks to automatic enrolment, employees are more familiar with their pensions than ever. But the world of investing still feels like a barrier to success for some. Read article: Four questions employees are asking us about their investments and savings.
13 April 2021 | 5 min read
Stephen Lefley | 4 March 2021
After a devastating accident, Stephen Lefley, Head of HL Workplace Solutions, talks about why employee benefits played such a big role in his recovery. Read article: Still painful. Still grateful – Employee benefits were my lifeline.
4 March 2021 | 6 min read
James Corke | 28 January 2021
The pandemic has proved the ultimate stress test for employees’ financial wellbeing. The real challenge for employers is in the delivery of a successful financial wellbeing strategy. James Corke explores. Read article: 6 ways COVID-19 changed financial wellbeing.
28 January 2021 | 7 min read
Sarah Pearce | 21 January 2021
Your workforce is made up of a diverse group of individuals who all want different things. So what can you do today to understand and speak to the needs of different employee groups? Read article: How to understand and meet the communication needs of different employee groups.
21 January 2021 | 4 min read
Alastair Stuart-Hunt | 19 January 2021
Many employers do not offer an alternative to a pension for higher earners restricted by the annual allowance, and higher earners could be in for a hard landing when they come to retire… Read article: Higher earners have a bigger problem than you might imagine.
19 January 2021 | 3 min read
Joshua Creaven | 4 January 2021
What key investment principles have been reinforced by the events of this year and what part can employers play in helping their workforce navigate the world of investing? Read article: What has coronavirus taught us about investing and why should employers take note? .
4 January 2021 | 5 min read
Alastair Stuart-Hunt | 7 December 2020
No longer is money a taboo topic of conversation. Many employers, prompted by the pandemic, are stepping up to offer financial wellbeing to their employees. Read article: Blending workplace savings and pensions for different age groups and different needs.
7 December 2020 | 6 min read