Guest Blog – Where is the NHS now and is there any way back?

nhs

Where is the NHS now and is there any way back? You do not need me to paint too much of a picture when it comes to the strains on our beloved NHS service. We hear much about funding and staff shortages in all areas and that’s we are trying to do more and more… Continue reading

More

Review of apprenticeship levy rules announced by Chancellor

human resources consultant

Review of apprenticeship levy rules announced by Chancellor   A controversial apprenticeship levy that was introduced in April 2017 has been in the news again with plans to change the divisive levy system. The hope is that a new review of the system will lead to it becoming more flexible.   The Chancellor of the… Continue reading

More

Asking personal questions during a job interview – HPC Law

job interview

Asking personal questions during a job interview Ever watched the Apprentice? Before it became more concerned with personalities than actual business acumen, I was addicted to that show. I loved everything about the competition, right down to Nick Hewer’s stone cold steely gaze. The last season I watched was in 2012 when entrepreneur Ricky Martin… Continue reading

More

The importance of a clear and correctly worded resignation procedure

resignation

The importance of a clear and correctly worded resignation procedure The importance of having a clear procedure for handling an employee’s notice of resignation is vital in order to avoid any misunderstanding and miscommunication and enable the business to move forward in the most productive manner.     A case study recently a worker who… Continue reading

More

Guest Blog – Phishing: You could be just one click away from losing your business

Phishing

Phishing: You could be just one click away from losing your business   I wanted to share an incident with you that we came across last week, as it could happen to any business and be very costly.   You’ve probably heard of phishing emails – it’s when criminals send bogus emails to individuals to… Continue reading

More