company culture
For employers How to become a company culture vulture

Like closed sales and ROI, company culture is a reliable predictor of successful business performance. And like any revenue driver, it should be analysed and developed. In the noughties, a bunch of smart guys published books about how organisations with…

For employers The state of workplace stress in the UK

Last year, half of all employee absence was due to work-related stress, depression or anxiety. That figure is the highest reported in a decade. Clearly business productivity is directly impacted by how successfully workers manage not just work-related stress, but…

Employee, For employers 3 steps to launching a hit people initiative

Ahead of our upcoming webinar panel discussion, we explore the three questions every people leader should ask before launching a successful HR initiative. 2018 has obstacles ahead: leading your people, becoming a strategic business partner and nailing initiatives to drive…

Employee, For employers 8 steps to launching a best-in-class employee wellness programme

With 82% of the UK now suffering from work stress, we spoke to leading healthcare professionals about how employee wellness programmes can provide an antidote, reducing absence and boosting productivity. HR professionals tend to spend a lot of time on…

Employee, For employers 5 ways HR can tackle the January Blues

January is a peak time for employee absence, stress, and lost productivity – but it doesn’t have to be. Here are 5 simple steps to tackling the January Blues. For every action there’s an equal and opposite reaction. So states…

Trends 2018
Employee, For employers 9 Piping Hot HR Trends For 2018

Through our lengthy discussions with HR influencers, monthly Perkbox Live events and regular webinars, we’ve spent 2017 with our ears fixed firmly to the ground of human resources. Some topics have arisen more than others during these conversations. Many are…

Employee, For employers 7 stats that will change how your workplace celebrates Christmas

Incentive schemes, budget-friendly parties, and flexi-hour negotiations – it’s hard for employers to keep everyone happy over the festive season. We hired a crack team of elves from the research division of St. Nicholas’s Lapland HQ to survey 600 UK-based…

Employee, For employers Perkbox Top 30 HR Influencers

 We pooled a selection of our industry’s most prominent figures to narrow down the Perkbox Top 30 HR Influencers. To compile the list, we took a fine-tooth comb to the UK’s HR space. We looked for practitioners undertaking pivotal roles…

Employee, For employers Why mental health needs to be central to your people strategy

 The human brain is a complicated thing. So bafflingly complex, that even in today’s scientifically enlightened age, there are still fundamental flaws in our understanding of the organ. However, as HR focuses its attention on wellbeing initiatives, employers might be…