World Cup Fever in the Workplace: Leveraging the Event to Boost Employee Morale

The 2018 World Cup is now in full swing, and the frenzy that surrounds this event can create low productivity for businesses, with staff focused on watching games—or perhaps debating the pros and cons of the recently-introduced video assistant referee (VAR)—instead of working. During the 2010 World Cup, a study found that the United States

World Cup Fever in the Workplace: Leveraging the Event to Boost Employee Morale

The 2018 World Cup is now in full swing, and the frenzy that surrounds this event can create low productivity for businesses, with staff focused on watching games—or perhaps debating the pros and cons of the recently-introduced video assistant referee (VAR)—instead of working. During the 2010 World Cup, a study found that the United States

A New Regime: Changes to the Tax and National Insurance Contributions Treatment of Termination Payments in the UK to Take Effect From 6 April 2018

On 6 April 2018 there will be an important change to the way termination payments are taxed. New tax rules, which aim to simplify the taxation of termination payments, will mean that income tax and national insurance contributions (NICs) must be paid on all payments which relate to the notice period. The change will apply