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Health and Safety Week

Health and Safety Week

19th to 23rd June is Health and Safety Week, celebrating and promoting excellence in health and safety. Great Britain may have one of the best combined health and safety records in the world, however there is still room for improvement. Despite fatal injuries being at...
Employee referrals

Employee referrals

It can be challenging recruiting the right people for your organisation and more and more companies are looking for more creative routes to find quality candidates. In many ways, employee referral is a no-brainer – quality employees hopefully know other people who...
Longer working lives

Longer working lives

According to the most recent report published in The Lancet, by 2030 average life expectancy in the UK will be 85.3 years old for woman and 82.3 years old for men. This, coupled with reducing pensions provision, means that many people will fund a longer life...
Carers Week

Carers Week

12th to 18th June is Carers Week, a national awareness week that celebrates and recognises the vital contribution made by the 6.5 million people across the UK who currently provide unpaid care for a disabled, ill or older family member or friend. Recent research shows...
Talent Expands Team

Talent Expands Team

We have welcomed another new member to our team this month, with Alison Murphy joining us as HR Consultant. With a degree in psychology and a masters in HR Management as well as chartered MCIPD status, Alison previously worked for a global engineering consultancy and...
Learning at Work Week

Learning at Work Week

Learning at Work Week is an annual event in May organised by the Campaign for Learning since 1999. It aims to put a spotlight on the importance and benefits of learning and development at work. Learning at Work Week 2017 takes place from 15th-21st May, with the theme...
Gender pay reporting

Gender pay reporting

The gender pay gap is a hot topic at the moment – quite rightly – and to try and eliminate this gap, the Government is introducing gender pay reporting. Here is what you need to be aware of. From 6th April 2017 employers in Great Britain with more than 250 staff are...
Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week is 8th – 14th May. This year the theme is ‘Surviving or Thriving?’ reflecting the fact that good mental health is more than the absence of a mental health problem. This year, rather than ask why so many people are living with mental health...
Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid

• Mental health issues such as stress, depression and anxiety account for almost 70 million days off sick per year. • This costs the UK economy between £70 and £100 billion per year. • 60% of employees say they’d feel more motivated and more likely to recommend their...