FPS Distribution: A Case Study

FPS Distribution is a distribution and wholesale company which has been running for over 80 years with a product portfolio that now spans the Automotive, Maintenance & Accessories and Retail sectors. Employing around 1,200 people, operating across the UK through a network ...
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Do you want to reduce the workload at your school?

If you work in a school or Academy, chances are you’ve just had the quickest 6 weeks of your year. The Summer holidays have flown by and it’s nearly time to start talking about the C word. But there’s still lots to get done between now and then, even more so now that workload ...
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The Rewards Get Valuable New Sponsor

The Rewards has a valuable new sponsor, as FMP Global step up to support the distinguished industry event. With payroll still at the heart of the event, The Rewards continues to reflect the widening remit of the profession and its close association with HR, reward, pensions a ...
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CIPP Annual Excellence Award shortlisting for FMP

FMP Global has been shortlisted for a CIPP Annual Excellence Award. National Payroll Week looks to celebrate the best the payroll industry has to offer. The shortlisted nominations for the Chartered Institute of Payroll awards are great to see. And the timing is superb, comin ...
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7 HR issues you need to research and plan for in 2020

One of the biggest challenges for your busy HR department is keeping abreast of the ever-changing world of employment law. The risks associated with getting things wrong when it comes to legislation are catastrophic; ranging from hefty fines, to losing the trust of your emplo ...
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It’s time to Love Payroll this September

It’s an opportunity to love payroll teams across the globe. The National Payroll Week in both the UK and in the US.  Gary Webb, from FMP Global, comments on this year’s global festivities. People may wonder what all the excitement is about. I felt the same when I ...
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Throwing Sickies In The Sunshine: How To Manage Heatwave Absences

Waking up and looking out the window to see the sun shining is a great feeling for most, however, sometimes it’s not so great for employers. It is a well-known fact that warm weather can lead to lower productivity levels and increased absences. How can employers tackle this p ...
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6 of The Most Common Payroll Mistakes Small Businesses Make

  In any company paying your staff correctly and on time is very important and those in charge of this process have a tremendous responsibility on their hands. Particularly for smaller businesses, payroll can be tricky, with limited resources and expertise. Making mistak ...
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What Is it worth being a woman in business?

If you are a woman in business the answer, according to current Gender Pay Gap analysis, is probably not enough. The Mandatory Gender Pay Gap Report has just been issued in July 2019. Whilst there are some encouraging signs the headlines speak for themselves. The report is ma ...
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Are Your Payslips Still Delivered The Old Fashioned Way?

Payslips are dead. Long live payroll apps. With the introduction of apps and digital technology business has moved on. We now have more tools to rely on to help business and the people within it. But you may be surprised how many companies still provide paper payslips. Don ...
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Now School’s Out Is It Time To Ditch Payroll Problems?

  Schools are closing and the kids are away on summer break. It’s a time for headmasters, bursars, and business managers within education to take a well-earned breather. It’s also a time to reflect on the operation of the school, academy or Multi Academy Trust. A t ...
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