Blog

June 2016

  • Why do you need a referee? by Book, posted on 30th Jun 2016 "HR for SMEs - a practical guide" - The Book "HR for SMEs" uses the analogy of Football to explain the purpose and importance of HR in any business...
  • So what does Brexit mean for employment law? by Paula, posted on 28th Jun 2016 Well - nothing in the short term...
  • Making your Handbook interesting to your employees by Gina, posted on 27th Jun 2016 Let's be honest, most handbooks are boring...
  • Knowing your Position by Book, posted on 23rd Jun 2016 "HR for SMEs - a practical guide" - The Book "HR for SMEs" uses the analogy of Football to explain the purpose and importance of HR in any business...
  • Bullying in the workplace - but the employee has asked you not to do anything! by Angie, posted on 21st Jun 2016 What do you do if an employee tells you they are being bullied at work - but they don't want you to do anything about it? First of all what is Bullying?  It is any behaviour that is intended to humiliate or undermine a person in some way...
  • Rules of the Game by Book, posted on 16th Jun 2016 "HR for SMEs - a practical guide" - The Book "HR for SMEs" uses the analogy of Football to explain the purpose and importance of HR in any business...
  • Refusing Holiday Requests - I'm Going Anyway by Angie, posted on 14th Jun 2016 It is that time of year when most people are thinking about taking their summer holiday...
  • Auto-enrolment - it won't go away by Paula, posted on 10th Jun 2016 Auto-enrolment (workplace pensions) started in 2012 and by the end of 2017 all employers, regardless of their size, will need to comply and automatically enrol employees into a workplace pension...
  • For reluctant HR people everywhere... by Book, posted on 9th Jun 2016 "HR for SMEs - a practical guide" - The Book For many of those who have to get involved in HR in an SME, they see HR as a necessary evil...
  • Use of Workplace Nicknames by Fiona, posted on 7th Jun 2016 In some industries it is still common practice for employees to use nicknames for their colleagues...