measuring absence
HR Function
May 23, 2018
Alternatives to Bradford Factor for measuring absence
There's plenty of ways to measure absence - and plenty of alternatives to Bradford Factor scoring. Here's how to calculate the 'Lost Time' and 'Frequency' rate.
happy employee
Employee Relations
May 16, 2018
What an employee engagement survey should look like
Creating an employee engagement survey can be complex, and at times, imprecise. Some experts believe it is a futile exercise. Others recommend breaking surveys down into core ingredients.
employees talking
Employee Relations
May 09, 2018
You can’t stop employees discussing their pay
Some employers forbid employees from sharing their salary details with colleagues. This is actually illegal, as salary disclosures are protected by UK legislation (Equality Act 2010).
Blog Post
March 14, 2018
Top 10 video interview questions and why you should ask them
We interviewed recruitment experts from around the world, and discovered the top 10 questions you should be asking if you are considering a video-based recruitment process. This short video walks you through all 10 questions, and why you should ask them.
employees talking
HR Function
February 21, 2018
Use it or lose it? How to handle accrual carryover
Letting employees take too many holiday or vacation days across into the next year can be dangerous to business operations. But how should HR limit how much employees can accrue and carry over?
employee working at laptop
HR Function
February 07, 2018
How long should you keep employee records for?
Do you know when to delete the information you hold on ex-employees and unsuccessful candidates? GDPR sets out strict guidelines on how you store and use personal data, and that includes employee records.