Retail vouchers, experience days, cycle-to-work schemes, iPads, free gym membership. The benefits market has devised numerous new perks in recent years, but which are most effective? Emma Page reports. Benefits are evolving, albeit slowly, in respons More...03 December 2012 08:06
Incentivising staff in these challenging economic times is more important than ever as employers look to increase productivity and get more "bang for their buck". Similarly, the cost of recruitment often means that it is more cost-effective to retain ex More...01 August 2011 09:52
The Dutch have long been known as keen cyclists and their transport infrastructure reflects this - you only have to visit one of the country's major cities to see how people are encouraged to get around on two wheels. By comparison, it has taken More...28 June 2011 16:25
Personnel Today's Smart Buyer provides expert guidance on cycle-to-work schemes...
RESEARCHING CYCLE TO WORK
Cycling to work: an introduction for employers More...09 February 2011 11:59
The Government has clarified the tax rules surrounding the Cycle to Work scheme, paving the way for more employers to offer the benefit to their workforce.
The Government's Cycle to Work scheme allows employers to loan cycles and cyclists' safety eq More...16 August 2010 14:29
Cycle to Work schemes present various legal questions, the answers to which Ben Stepney and Megan Fradgley provide below.
This article is part of a Personnel Today Buyers' Guide, a free, independent resource for employers thinking of impl More...28 May 2010 13:55
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Cycle to work schemes offer employers and employees a raft More...28 May 2010 09:00
An increasing number of employers are pushing pedal power to employees. Yet much thought must go into cycle-to-work schemes as there are pot holes for the unwary, as Tara Craig reports.
Cycling to work: it's cheap, healthy, and environmentally fri More...03 December 2009 12:40
Leading employers have punctured the government's new cycle-to-work campaign, claiming the scheme is difficult to run and unpopular with staff. Transport secretary Andrew Adonis last week urged employers to make the cycle-to-work scheme, which enabl More...03 November 2009 00:00
Transport secretary Andrew Adonis will today call on employers to make it easier for staff to use cycle-to-work tax breaks as part of their rewards package, Personnel Today has learned.
Adonis will today (28 October) launch a ca More...28 October 2009 00:01
Healthcare provider Bupa has opened a £4m health and wellness centre in Solihull, having invested more than £1m in technology.
The centre, at Station Road, Solihull, has 24 consulting and treatment rooms, its own laboratories and dental and r More...28 April 2009 09:26