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n Subsidised or free canteen
n Dress-down days or a casual
n Discounts on company products
n Day off for your birthday
n Early finish on a Friday
n Company car
n Games room
n Season ticket loan
n Visiting office massage therapist
n Company share scheme
on a Friday afternoon - costs next to
nothing and will help make staff feel
appreciated. Enjoying food and drink
in the work environment at the end of
the working week can also help to
engender team spirit. It's a small price
to pay for a boost in morale.
OUT OF OFFICE
A summer barbecue, trip to the
seaside, a bowling tournament or a
team sports day can help to relieve
employee stress, build team spirit and
make people feel appreciated. Knowing
there's an excursion or event in the
pipeline also gives staff something to
look forward to.
employment - to take an extended
trip or pursue an interest is a great
way to foster loyalty among staff.
PETS AT WORK
Many companies now have a "bring
your pet to work" policy, making life
easier for dog owners. Studies have
shown it can also boost colleagues'
morale, giving them a reason to go out
for a lunchtime walk. If it's safe and
practical, having pets in the workplace
could make it a happier place.
A weekly delivery of cupcakes or
doughnuts - or some fizz and crisps
An intuitive, online platform can
help you select benefits your staff
will appreciate at prices to suit your
business budget. With access to a
huge range of perks, such platforms
offer schemes starting from as little
as a few pounds per employee per
month. Simply browse and select
benefits to devise a tailor-made
scheme that suits your team.
It's also possible to offer access
to discounts on gym memberships,
family-friendly days out or holidays.
You can even add complementary
services, such as internal reward
and recognition, to your bespoke