In the US a female and male colleague swapped their email signatures to shocking results. See the article here. Have you got an equal opportunity policy? If not, we at hr inspire can help you develop suitable strategies to overcome gender bias at work. Phone us on 01296 325 720 or email us.
A veterinary university in Scotland has started interviewing prospective students using dogs on the interview panel. See article here. At hr inspire our adorable office dogs don’t participate in candidate screening (YET!) but we do use innovative and creative ideas to find the most suitable and qualified candidates for your vacancies. Let us help you […]
Recently our HR Reward Consultant, Sally Ward, attended the Employee Benefits Connect conference in London to hear about the latest employee recognition strategies. If you would like to find out how we can help you with your Reward Strategies please email us or phone on 01296 325720.
With the video of Professor Robert Kelly’s children video-bombing his LIVE interview with the BBC going viral over the weekend, it’s a good time for employers to think about whether they have an up to date ‘working from home’ policy. At hr inspire we can help you develop or enhance your policy to ensure […]
Every company has different policies on how to support employees who have lost loved ones or have ill family members. Facebook has just increased their leave provision for employees in the situation. Read here for more.
Driving is the most dangerous work activity that most people do and it contributes to far more accidental deaths and serious injuries than any other work-related injuries. Police accident data shows that every year over 500 people are killed, which is almost one third of all road deaths, 5,000 seriously injured and more than 40,000 slightly injured, […]
While the ban of use of mobile phones while driving has been in place for years, recent changes in punishments show that the police are now, more than ever, serious about cracking down on this. If you have employees who drive as part of their job then it is imperative that you have a policy […]
We are absolutely ecstatic to announce that the hr inspire team has grown by two tiny baby feet! Katherine Mortimer, one of our lovely HR & Recruitment Administrators, has given birth to a beautiful and healthy baby boy. Edward James Mortimer entered the big world on the 10th February 2017 weighing 8lb exactly. We […]
Should more bosses write letters to employees’ parents like PepsiCo’s CEO? Read More… Contact hr inspire today to see how we can help you increase employee engagement.
You want to send a festive message to clients, customers and suppliers, but creating a memorable company Christmas card can be harder than you think. It’s that time of year again. You’ve dutifully gone ahead with your office’s Christmas jumper day, made your secret Santa selection and avoided your boss under the mistletoe. However, one […]
PACE is a ground-breaking children’s charity that transforms the lives of children and young people with motor disorders, such as cerebral palsy. PACE are participating in the Big Give Christmas Challenge 2016, the UK’s largest match funding campaign. This is a fantastic opportunity for the charity to raise money for the vital work they do […]
At hr inspire we believe that many managers and business owners admit they spend too much time in the business rather than on it. With the end of 2016 in sight, have you been thinking about setting aside some time for some much required strategic thinking? It’s something that can get pushed down the priority […]
We were so proud to be Silver Sponsors for the Children’s Challenge 2016 which took place on Thursday 10th November 2016 at Stoke Mandeville Stadium, the birthplace of the Paralympic movement. PACE is a beautiful charity for children aged 0-18 with motor disorders, mainly cerebral palsy. They offer specialist care needed to allow the children to […]
When you haven’t had your fill of coffee and just can’t seem to keep up with the daily office meeting, then fear not Read on..
Here are hr inspire we ensure that we offer the finest support to our customers so that we are assured in the fact that Line Managers are equipped with the tools and skills to manage absence in their companies. This is because line managers are the most effective people to manage workplace absence, however a […]
A member of our team at hrinspire shared this with us all today. So true!
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It doesn’t matter what kind of business you run; effective communication is vital for creating strong relationships with colleagues and customers alike. But do you ever feel that when it comes to engaging with some employees, something always seems to get lost in translation? Read the full story
1. You will experience an in-built back-to-school desire to buy new stationery – you still need a pencil case and scented gel pens for work, don’t you? Read on..
BreatheHR, our HR software partner, have been awarded best HR Software UK at the 2016 Technology Innovator Awards. Some of our customers already use their system to keep track of employee data, and we hope that more will consider the benefits of their now award winning service. Speak to any of our staff about what they […]