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Employee Relations
August 28, 2019
What is the point of a formal dress code in the workplace?
If you can give employees Dress Down Friday, then why do you insist on stuffy formal wear on Monday through Thursday? This article explores why a formal dress code in the workplace might not be completely necessary.
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Management & Leadership
August 21, 2019
Ways to reduce emails at work
The average office worker receives 121 emails per day. This can cause stress and anxiety. But there are habits you can learn and share with your employees, which will help you to reduce emails at work.
happy employee
Employee Relations
July 31, 2019
What is the UK government’s Good Work Plan?
In 2018, the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, published a paper called the Good Work Plan. But what does it mean for employers?
AP 039
June 26, 2019
What salary should you pay to make employees happy?
We look at how salaries impact happiness and mental health – and whether there is an actual price tag that will make employees happy.
happy employee
HR Function
June 19, 2019
Is Jobcentre recruitment a complete waste of time?
The Jobcentre offers a free recruitment service for UK employers. But according to recruitment expert Mahasen Gunawardena, Jobcentre recruitment is often a waste of time. In this interview, Mahasen explains why – and what you can do about it.
return to work interview
Corporate Strategy
June 05, 2019
Why conduct a return to work interview
Some people think a return to work interview is just an unnecessary extra step. But while it is not a legal requirement, it can help you reduce absence, increase attendance, and understand your employees better. Here’s why return to work interviews are worth considering.