Recent Blog Posts By Peninsula Blog
Ramadan: A time for fasting and flexible working?
For 1.6 billion Muslims, Ramadan is a welcome chance to reconnect with religion and family. It’s also a month of nocturnal eating and sporadic slee... Read More
Here's what I know: bad times can be the making of your company (and of you)
I’ve just been reading a great book by Ryan Holiday called, “The Obstacle is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumphs.” I’d recommend... Read More
Late again? How to tackle poor punctuality
What’s the worst lateness excuse you’ve had from an employee? We’d love to know. After all, our clients have told us some classics by their employees…... Read More
Debunked: 5 health & safety myths
Let me tell you about an employer who told a little white lie. He wasn’t one of our clients, but he ran a small and profitable office-based business i... Read More
Bank holiday basics: 4 quick HR fixes...
It’s easy to think that the entire nation is counting down to four full days of freedom. But for employers and business owners like you, the looming l... 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 pr... 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
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
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
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