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Autumn Budget 2021: What does it mean for HR and payroll teams

By Business, Finance, HR News, HR Software, Natural HR, News

In the House of Commons, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has this afternoon delivered the second Budget of 2021. Taking to the dispatch box while the nation continues to deal with the fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic, Sunak outlined his plans to prepare the UK for a new economy post-Covid. This plan included lifting the economy and extending support for individuals, businesses and entire industries as we now work ourselves through an economy no longer supported by schemes like the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. While the cost of inflation was expected to rise to as much as 4% in 2022, Sunak’s Autumn…

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International Week of Happiness at Work 2021: 10 things you can do in your office

By Leadership, Management, Motivation, Natural HR, News

Today, September 23rd, marks the start of the International Week of Happiness at work. Here at Natural HR, we know that employee happiness and well-being are integral to any business’s success. It may seem like employee happiness is something that benefits only the employees. However, many companies can benefit greatly from having happy employees. The range of benefits ranging from reduced turnover to increased productivity. In this article, we’re going to look at some ideas of how you can boost employees’ happiness in your business – from offering tips on everything from how to create a welcoming and creative work…

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Join Natural HR between the 3rd and 4th of November 2021 at the CIPD Annual Conference and Exhibition

By HR News, HR Software, Natural HR, News, Payroll, Software

Natural HR is delighted to be exhibiting virtually at this year’s CIPD Annual Conference and Exhibition 2021, where we’ll be showcasing and demonstrating our all-in-one HR and payroll software. The CIPD Annual Conference and Exhibition, which returns 3rd – 4th of November 2021, is returning to Manchester Central as well as continuing as an online event this year. The theme of this year’s event is “Seizing the opportunity: reinventing HR to create a responsible working world.” Visitors to the event will also have the opportunity to make valuable connections and network with over 5,000 professionals from industry-leading companies both in-person and…

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7 Ways that Natural HR’s Payroll module can support your business

By Finance, Natural HR, News, Payroll

The Government recently named and shamed almost 200 UK employers, including household names John Lewis, The Body Shop International, Enterprise Rent-a-Car UK and Pret A Manger, as among those who have failed to pay their employees the National Minimum Wage. Multiple investigations by HM Revenues and Customs (HMRC) found that a total of £2.1 million was owed to more than 34,000 workers due to National Minimum Wage (NMW) breaches taking place between 2011 and 2018. The employers have since been made to pay back what they owed and fined an additional £3.2 million; in a move, HMRC said showed that…

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The 3 most common types of Employee Payroll Fraud: How can you prevent them?

By Finance, Natural HR, News, Payroll

Employee payroll fraud is one of the most common types of workplace fraud you can encounter and will generally be committed by an employee attempting to receive any money they are not entitled to. If you were looking to define it, you would say that it’s the theft of funds from a business via its payroll processing system. In 2021 any type of fraud – but especially payroll fraud – can be costly to your business, with payroll fraud costing UK companies around £12 billion per year! This article will answer two questions. Firstly, what are the three most common…

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