Long-service awards in focus

Long-service awards can be an effective way to recognise an employee's contribution to the organisation over a sustained period. XpertHR's benchmarking tool has full details of the long-service awards offered at 174 organisations, revealing wide variation in practice.

Our survey analysis article provides an overview of the findings, looking at trends in the types of long-service awards offered and when they become payable.

XpertHR's model policy on long-service awards provides information on how to set out employee entitlement to this benefit.