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

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

Employee Recognition must be about Reinforcing Culture and Values

Jacqueline Benjamin | November 21, 2016

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

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Topics: Employee Recognition

Why long service 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: long-service

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

Our Newest Client: The Francis Crick Institute

Jacqueline Benjamin | August 23, 2016

The team at Xexec are pleased to announce that The Francis Crick Institute are the latest client we have on board and we’re delighted that their 1,800 employees will benefit from our discount portal and employee benefit schemes. 

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Topics: Company News

Employee Rewards - who would you rather work for – Amazon or Apple?

Jacqueline Benjamin | August 10, 2016

Amazon and Apple are both among the most admired companies in the world. However, feedback from employees on Glassdoor.com suggests that both have historically somewhat struggled with employee engagement - which can cause a whole range of issues...

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Topics: Employee Recognition

Got Talent? 10 Tips to Spot Talent in Your Company…

Jacqueline Benjamin | August 2, 2016

One of the most difficult and important jobs for managers and Human Resources teams is to spot talent.

According to recent research by CEB Global, the work environment is very different now to five years ago, which makes spotting rising stars..

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Topics: Employee Engagement, Employee Recognition, Employee Retention

Because You’re WORTH It!

Jacqueline Benjamin | July 18, 2016

We all know LÓreal’s famous catchphrase for consumers ‘because you’re worth it’. I believe that all managers should follow this mantra when putting in place their plan for employee engagement. LÓreal’s employee focus is ‘Be recognized and..

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Topics: Employee Recognition, Reward and Recognition, Employee Benefits, Employee Retention

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