Yearly Archives: 2018

This year’s Ben Ball raises £102,000 to support the people of the UK automotive industry

Zara Ross at Ben Ball 2018

Lookers announces over £215,000 raised for Ben in Industry Leader Challenge Largest amount raised during auction was £44,000 for a Volvo XC40 T4 SUV Next year’s Industry Leader Challenge details unveiled Hundreds of people from the automotive world gathered in

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Supporting the emotional wellbeing of employees throughout their careers

Car mechanic working at automotive service center

By Rachel Clift, Health & Wellbeing Director at Ben It is important to recognise that the term ‘wellbeing’ can mean something different to each one of us, because we are all different; this can make wellbeing seem complex and difficult to define.

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Recognising when ‘banter’ becomes bullying

Recognising bullying in the workplace

Recognising bullying in the workplace and handling hostile relationships By Rachel Clift, Health and Wellbeing Director at Ben Some people are naturally brash, or assertive, while others are introvert and sensitive. So, it’s natural for personalities to clash sometimes –

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Dealing with Anxiety at Christmas

Frustrated Santa

  It’s meant to be a time where everyone relaxes and enjoys themselves, but unlike with work or school, we know anxiety doesn’t take time off during the festive season. Presents, parties, family engagements, dinner on the day, hosting and planning

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Managing employee anxiety in the workplace

Automotive workers chat

By Rachel Clift, Health & Wellbeing Director at Ben Anxiety is one of the top reasons why people contact Ben for support and we are seeing an increase in calls about mental health issues each year. With that in mind,

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Ben urges automotive industry people to have their say about the health & wellbeing challenges they face

Ben’s new Industry Survey 2018 is now open for responses from automotive industry Ben encourages automotive community to respond about their biggest health and wellbeing issues The results will help Ben to continue to best support those working in the

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This Anti-Bullying Week, Ben shines a spotlight on how bullying affects automotive industry people

Anti-Bullying Week, a man with his head in his hands

Bullying rated third most important wellbeing issue by automotive industry people Nearly a third of people in the UK have been bullied at work* Ben has launched new dedicated web resources to help people deal with bullying This Anti-Bullying Week,

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Supporting the emotional wellbeing of employees throughout their careers

Our Health & Wellbeing Director, Rachel Clift, has just been featured in Employee Benefits magazine talking about supporting the emotional wellbeing of employees throughout their careers. Rachel says: “Laying the foundations of trust and respect are paramount. We are human,

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Supporting the emotional wellbeing of employees throughout their careers

Our Health & Wellbeing Director, Rachel Clift, has just been featured in Employee Benefits magazine talking about supporting the emotional wellbeing of employees throughout their careers. Rachel says: “Laying the foundations of trust and respect are paramount. We are human,

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Birch Hill Care Centre awarded ‘Outstanding’ by Care Quality Commission

Birch hill day care centre

Birch Hill Care Centre in Norham, Berwick-upon-Tweed, has been awarded ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission, following an inspection in August 2018. The centre, owned and run by Ben, which provides flexible, continuing care and support for those in later

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