Planned Future

Enhancing the Wellbeing of Teachers

The demands of teaching can sometimes take a toll on the mental and emotional wellbeing of educators. It’s essential to prioritise the health and happiness of teachers, as they play a pivotal role in shaping future generations. In this blog post, we’ll explore effective strategies to enhance the wellbeing of teachers, along with four training […]

7 Ways to Enhance Mental Health at Work: A Guide for UK Employees

Mental wellbeing

With stress levels on the rise, it’s imperative for employees to foster a supportive and nurturing atmosphere within the workplace. From financial education to mental wellbeing initiatives, here are seven strategies to promote mental health at work, tailored specifically for the UK workforce.

We’re Innovation & Excellence Award Winners!  

We’re Innovation & Excellence Award Winners!   Planned Future’s newly revamped financial wellbeing portal earned top honours by winning Finance Advisory Platform of the Year at the recent CorporateLivewire Innovation & Excellence Awards 2024. The CorporateLivewire Innovation and Excellence Awards celebrate the success and achievements of leading professionals and companies who have stood out for […]

Proud to be B Corp

Planed Future is now a B Corp, joining a global movement of companies who are using business as a force for good. Planned Future were officially certified B Corp in April 2024. We join just 22 other businesses based in the Cheshire West & Chester area to have B Corp status – including Clicky, Sykes […]

Menopause Awareness in the Workplace

menopause awareness

Part of Planned Future’s mental wellbeing offering is to raise menopause awareness in the workplace. In recent years, there has been growing recognition of the need for workplaces to accommodate the challenges that menopausal women face. This blog explores strategies for making adjustments in the workplace to support menopausal employees effectively. Menopause Awareness Menopause typically occurs in […]

Financial Wellbeing: Everything you need to know

Understanding and actively nurturing our financial wellbeing is fundamental for a secure and fulfilling life. In this blog post, we’ll explore the concept of financial wellbeing, shedding light on its significance and providing insights into how businesses can enhance the financial health of their employees through training, education and understanding. What is Financial Wellbeing? Financial […]

Student Budgeting Tips: Four Ways to Save & Study

Student Budget Tips

Student budgeting tips are welcomed by all in education – whether you’re a first year ‘fresher’ or a seasoned studier, managing your finances is a skill that will serve you well throughout your university journey, as well as later life. In this blog, we’re going to explore four top tips for better student budgeting. Financial […]

The Long-Term Impacts of Financial Illiteracy

Financial Illiteracy

Having limited financial education or even financial illiteracy can be detrimental to an individual’s wellbeing. Financial literacy is a cornerstone of personal empowerment, yet it remains an overlooked and underestimated skill for many individuals. From not being taught in schools, to parents unable to filter down financial education, the repercussions of financial illiteracy can be […]

Five Ways to Improve Employee Wellbeing in 2024

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In the ever-evolving landscape of the workplace, prioritising ways to improve employee wellbeing is not just an admirable goal—it’s a strategic imperative. 85% of employees want their employers to offer mental health and wellbeing support, yet just over half do. As we step into 2024, this blog explores five informative and actionable ways to foster […]