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How do you handle World Cup Mania in the Workplace?

Our summer of events continues, a royal wedding, summer sunshine, a big sporting event… There’s been plenty for the everyone to get excited about recently, and there’s no denying that there is a benefit from the lifted spirits and the joviality in the air. According to WhatCulture, 3.5 billion people…

I’m Melting

It is fair to say the weather in the UK can be changeable and it is also true that we are not very good at dealing with these changes!  As much as we all want warmer weather we seem to end up with short but intense heat waves, and there’s…

Could Freelancers be the answer for your business?

Date for your diary, Thursday 28th June marks National Freelancers Day, and independent professionals up and down the country will celebrate the fact that they boldly work for themselves. It’s estimated that there are over 2 million freelancers operating in the UK, and they’ve had their fair share of press recently.…

HR = Boring, 3 reasons why you might think this

Now you might find it strange that as a HR consultant I would even whisper that HR could be boring.  Let’s be honest here… HR has something of a reputation for being a little bit boring. It’s a burden that we’ve carried for years, and it’s one that refuses to…

How would you deal with a Sexual Harassment claim?

We are living in a society where scandals of a sexual nature seem to be unfortunately far too frequent.  The Harvey Weinstein scandal has once again shone a light on the very serious issue of sexual harassment in the workplace. Now however, there does seem to be more of a…