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  • The coronavirus pandemic has initiated working from home, forcing a rapid revamp in current procedures and routines for the majority of UK businesses. This has suddenly opened companies’ eyes surrounding hir...

  • During your working day employees are likely to consume one or more meals a day. So, how can we as an organisation and employer promote healthy eating and increase awareness of overall health?  By influencing...

  • Almost overnight the coronavirus pandemic changed the working lives of many. The economic impact Covid-19 is having on the UK is detrimental, forcing employers to reconsider multiple factors all at once. In order ...

  • Teamwork makes the dreamwork. Having a good management structure in place is key to helping identify and tackle problems, improving employee relationships as a side-effect. A team’s success is based on a man...

  • In the ever-changing world we currently live in and circumstances like we’ve never seen before, it’s important to stay positive and up to date on new guidance being released almost daily. The Government will slowl...

  • For the vast majority of us, work is a considerable part of our lives.  Enjoying your job contributes to your mental health and well-being. Regulating your mental health helps increase productivity, performan...

  • Working from home. It’s a new concept for many in these unprecedented times. Afterall, how do you tell the kids, “No, I don’t want to superglue my hand to yours”, all whilst attempting to get some work done. With ...

  • We have just had the fourth iteration of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme published by HMRC and can now confirm that the qualifying date, when an employee has to have been on the employer’s payroll, has ...

  • Following the Easter Bank Holiday weekend many employees are wondering if they can take holiday during Covid-19. Guidance published by HRMC on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme does not mention how a period of ...

  • We now know that the portal you’ve all been waiting for is due to go live on 20thApril.  This is the online portal for employers to use to claim back the 80% furlough pay. The first payments to employers...

  • The government has amended its requirements on how a right to work check may be carried out during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. These are temporary measures making them easier to be carried out by the empl...

  • Investing in talent is crucial to the success and growth of any company, as we know employees are a company’s greatest asset. Apprenticeships are the perfect way to showcase your commitment to training, deve...

  • The majority of us have been in lockdown for over two weeks and a big question for many is still on the topic of furlough. The Government is responding to questions on furlough to help close the gaps many have pre...

  • – Updated 20th April 2020 –  You can’t escape the fact that Coronavirus has had a huge impact on our lives. One factor being the effect this virus has had on travel restrictions meaning holiday pl...

  • We would first of all like to start off saying sorry! Sorry we haven’t been in touch recently, with Covid-19 at the forefront of everyone’s minds, we’re here to help and support businesses through these unpreceden...