HR Advice and News

Read on to find our company news, top tips and HR advice for dealing with some difficult situations. For many businesses, these situations are all too common. If you find them useful, why not follow us on Facebook or LinkedIn? Or for tailored HR advice, get in touch with us.

Love is in the air…

Love is in the air, everywhere I look around, love is in the air, every sight and every soundand I don’t know if I’m being foolish…. Well, that might be how the song goes but lets stop there.  If you’re managing staff you could well be being foolish if you think love is going to…
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Managing Stress at Work - A presenter talking in front of a pink background.

Managing Stress at Work

Last year, a new survey commissioned by Perkbox found that a whopping 79% of employees experienced workplace-related stress. Wow! That’s a lot of sad people we’re relying on to run our businesses.  As a leader, it is down to you to drive actions, conversations, initiatives and behaviours that will really start to make a difference….
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The Pulse – January 2022

Your monthly HR newsletter, for busy business owners Protect your business from ‘The Great Resignation’. Attracting and retaining top talent in 2022 Ok, this might not be the most positive way to kick off 2022, but… your staff are going to leave you. That’s if you believe the news that a quarter of staff are…
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Avoiding ‘The Great Resignation’: How to attract and retain a talented workforce in 2022

The business owner’s essential guide to employer branding We’ve all heard about branding, whether it’s something you focus a lot of your time and energy on or not. It’s the combination of the image you put out to the world, along with your values and beliefs, your product or service, and the way you interact…
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Are you juggling many different jobs in your business?

At the Circus Again?

I’ve had many conversations this week with friends who are juggling – no, not because they’ve decided to join the circus but because they’re now once again trying to work, homeschool, run a home & balance theirs & their families wellbeing. Some are coping & others aren’t & I have to say a lot of…
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Reducing Stress in the Workplace

Reducing Stress in the Workplace

Did you know, according to a published report from 2018/2019 the HSE found 12.8 million working days were lost due to work related stress, depression and anxiety which was made up from 602,000 workers. That’s approximately just over 21 days per worker.  That is just over one whole month (working days) per worker.  Staggering eh? …
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