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Articles by Gina Bartley

  • USING YOUR HANDBOOK AS A RECRUITING TOOL by Gina, posted on 22nd Feb 2017 One of the main factors of recruitment is making sure you have chosen an individual who will ‘fit in' with your organisation...
  • HOW DOES 'YOUR HR SERVICE' PROTECT YOUR ORGANISATION? by Gina, posted on 28th Nov 2016 Many small businesses do not have the scope or budget for a separate HR department but still have to make sure that they are compliant and up to date...
  • ARE YOU PREPARED FOR A BUSINESS EMERGENCY? by Gina, posted on 10th Oct 2016 With all the will in the world no business owner, Manager or Supervisor can plan for everything BUT you can be prepared...
  • SMEs, HR and the Employee Handbook by Gina, posted on 12th Sep 2016 To start lets see if any of the following are familiar: You work for an SME organisation You are not trained in HR or are inexperienced with the topic You have been tasked with HR in addition to your normal duties The employee handbook needs to be reviewed...
  • How to stay in touch with Remote Workers by Gina, posted on 22nd Aug 2016 Remote working in some form is a necessity for many organisations but it does pose issues with regards to communication and keeping you employees updated...
  • Employee Inductions - Are they really that important? by Gina, posted on 8th Aug 2016 Inductions are sometimes viewed by some as wasting time when a new employee could be being productive for the business...
  • How up to date is your employee handbook? by Gina, posted on 25th Jul 2016 Every organisation should have an employee handbook in place to communicate policies,  procedures and standards...
  • Handbooks - Is it time to ditch the paper? by Gina, posted on 11th Jul 2016 Paper handbooks have been used for a long time but in this ever growing digital age, they now have their disadvantages...
  • Making your Handbook interesting to your employees by Gina, posted on 27th Jun 2016 Let's be honest, most handbooks are boring...
  • Saving Money (and time) by Gina, posted on 30th May 2016 Printed Handbooks - a thing of the past...
  • Why do I need to keep my employees informed? by Gina, posted on 16th May 2016 Do you ever hear your employees saying "I didn't know", "nobody told me" with regards to your policies and procedures? For some organisations, the employee handbook is a dusty relic hidden in a filing cabinet only coming out when asked for...
  • Why do employees like 'Your HR Services' by Gina, posted on 2nd May 2016 We like to get feedback from employees and other users of our sites...
  • Why People like Your HR Services by Gina, posted on 18th Apr 2016 When I say people - I mean those who look after HR within organisations and employees who use Your HR Services! Lets start with those who have the unenviable job of looking after HR within an organisation...