Recent Blog Posts By Peninsula Blog
April payslip changes: are you ready?
We spoke to Richmal Price, our resident payroll expert, to answer five of the most frequently asked questions around the new payslip changes arriving ... Read More
Unlimited annual leave: gimmick or good idea?
Stateside, the likes of Netflix, Glassdoor and LinkedIn are offering their staff unlimited annual leave. That’s right, staff get as many days off as t... Read More
Time to say goodbye to the employee bonus scheme?
For the first time in 66 years, John Lewis might not be able to pay their staff a bonus in 2019. Five years ago, they awarded staff a 15% bonus on the... Read More
Could an email blunder kill your reputation?
Imagine this. Your employee accidentally forwards a top-secret internal email to your customer. And its contents? A plan to hike the prices of your... Read More
Here's what I know: health & safety is a serious business
Here’s a sobering statistic. Between 2017 and 2018, 144 workers in Great Britain were killed at work. They went to work as normal, and they never retu... Read More
Annual employment law changes 2019. Prepare now.
Watch our legal eagle, Mark Owen, explain April 2019’s employment law changes and why they matter to you. Read More
Here's what I know: supporting your employees is part of the package
The fastest growing sector of the working population comprises those known as “the millennial generation”, roughly defined as those aged 22 to 35. ... Read More
Why flexible working is good for business
Working from home. Late starts. Early darts. Flexible working has become the bargaining chip for businesses looking to attract and keep the best ta... Read More
Why you should hire someone smarter than you
Richard Branson, Bill Gates, and Mark Zuckerberg all make a habit of hiring geniuses. Why? Because even though they’re global business moguls, they... Read More
Work hard, play hard: giving your staff time off
Part-time staff. Full-time staff. Casual staff. Staff on night shifts. And staff who work on commission. Having a varied workforce helps you run your ... Read More
Fire warning: is your business in danger?
Date: 4th January, 2019. Just before 5pm. Location: Spinningfields, Manchester. Venue: The Ivy. The top floor of one of the UK’s largest rest... Read More