Employee engagement, employee recognition and customer loyalty information from our team, clients and friends.

Dear Jamie, I have no budget for recognition...

Jamie King | February 13, 2017
Dear Jamie, I have no budget for recognition. Any ideas? I run a small business and want to better recognise the efforts and achievements of my brilliant team. Though we would love to implement a formal recognition programme we don’t currently..
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Topics: employee engagement, employee recognition, reward and recognition, Employee Retention

How to build an effective Recognition Strategy: free e-Book and case study

Jacqueline Benjamin | February 2, 2017

Recognition is something of a ‘buzz phrase’ these days. Many employers talk about it but do they understand what it actually means, or why it matters? The savviest employers know that by properly recognising their employees’ achievements, they..

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Topics: employee recognition, reward and recognition, Leadership & Management

The top four trends in employee reward and recognition for 2017

Jacqueline Benjamin | February 2, 2017
As the New Year gets well underway, here are our predictions for reward and recognition in the workplace: 1. More employers will embrace Reward and Recognition Countless reports have highlighted the fact that praise from management and..
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Topics: employee recognition, reward and recognition, Employee Retention

The value of a concierge service as part of a benefits package

Jacqueline Benjamin | January 5, 2017

As more and more organisations look to offer benefits that make a tangible difference to their employees’ quality of life, offering concierge services as a voluntary benefit has gone from being 'nice to have' to forming a key part of any..

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Topics: employee engagement, Employee Benefits, Employee Discounts and Perks, Concierge

Life after salary sacrifice: what do employers need to know?

Jacqueline Benjamin | December 12, 2016

Most employers are well aware of the recently announced changes to the tax perks enjoyed by salary sacrifice schemes. The good news is that there are still many ways to provide value to staff.

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Topics: Employee Benefits, Salary Sacrifice, Industry Insights

The Discounts Portal Checklist: Offers and Retailers

Jacqueline Benjamin | December 9, 2016

An employee discounts portal is one of the most popular voluntary benefits you could offer to your staff to increase engagement.

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Topics: employee engagement, Employee Discounts and Perks

Recognition must be about reinforcing culture and values

Jacqueline Benjamin | November 21, 2016

“Recognition must be about reinforcing culture and values” argues expert panel. 

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Topics: employee engagement, employee recognition, reward and recognition

Why long service and loyalty should be rewarded with more than a memento of time

Jacqueline Benjamin | November 7, 2016

I remember growing up and visiting some family friends for lunch and playing in their living room. On their fireplace sat a beautiful carriage clock in a glass case with a small plaque which read “for 20 years of dedicated service”, and I thought..

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Topics: employee recognition, Loyalty, Employee Benefits, Employee Retention

Cancer Research signs up to next generation employee engagement and benefit portal from Xexec

Jacqueline Benjamin | October 20, 2016

Charity first to benefit from integrated discounts, reward & recognition platform.

Xexec, a leading employee engagement, reward & recognition and customer loyalty programmes provider, today launched a new suite of employee engagement and..

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Topics: employee recognition, reward and recognition, Company News, Employee Benefits

Dear Jackie, I have a staff retention problem...

Jacqueline Benjamin | September 12, 2016

Dear Jackie,

I have been running my business for four years. We are already a medium size company and motivation has been good up until this point

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Topics: employee engagement, employee recognition, reward and recognition, Employee Benefits, Employee Retention

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