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General Data Protection Regulation

General Data Protection Regulation

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will apply in the UK from 25th May 2018. Contrary to some speculation, the government has confirmed that the UK’s decision to leave the EU will not affect the commencement of the GDPR. When the GDPR comes into effect it...
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training

Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training

Our new Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training courses are proving very popular and we’re delighted that so many companies are appreciating the benefits of improving mental health awareness within their organisations. Here is some feedback from people who have...
Using social media for recruitment

Using social media for recruitment

Have you embraced social media as part of your recruitment strategy yet? You may be sceptical about the benefits it can bring to your recruitment, but with so many people using social media you’re missing out on a huge pool of potential candidates if you don’t include...
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...