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10 steps for recruiting fairly

10 steps for recruiting fairly

As an employer, you want to ensure you recruit the right person for the role but you also need to ensure that the recruitment process carried out is fair. How do you achieve this?

7 mistakes to avoid as an HR leader

7 mistakes to avoid as an HR leader

Your HR team is at the heart of your company’s success. When it works well, the whole company benefits. As a senior HR professional, you know all too well the dual responsibility placed upon your shoulders...

5 ways to upskill your HR team (including some you may not have thought of)

5 ways to upskill your HR team (including some you may not have thought of)

If you’re in charge of a busy HR team and things are ticking along nicely – even if you are a little overrun – most would imagine you can settle back now, generally satisfied with how everything’s running. But we’d hazard a guess that’s not what you’re doing. And rightly so...

The 7 skills every HR professional needs to make a lasting impact

The 7 skills every HR professional needs to make a lasting impact

Your HR team manages your company’s most complex and valuable resource; its people. Creating a high performance team requires a high performance leader and, as a senior HR professional, that’s you. To manage an HR function effectively and experience just how rewarding a career it can be, you...

How do I motivate my HR team to be more proactive?

How do I motivate my HR team to be more proactive?

In a busy HR team, you’re forced to react to whatever your organisation throws your way. It can sometimes feel like things are out control, even when you’re doing your level best to keep things ticking over so the HR department’s impact can be felt across the organisation...

6 buying mistakes to avoid when sourcing legal support for your HR team

6 buying mistakes to avoid when sourcing legal support for your HR team

How long until you submit the next HR budget? If you are nearing the time to review your legal spend and in fact, even if it is a fair while away, take a couple of minutes to check down our list...

4 reasons your HR team should divide its time between operational and strategic priorities

4 reasons your HR team should divide its time between operational and strategic priorities

An effective HR department has the power to accelerate a company towards its goals. That much we know. But how does one define ‘effective’ in the case of HR nowadays?

How long until you outgrow your current HR admin system?

How long until you outgrow your current HR admin system?

How big is your organisation? How many employees does your HR team handle and how do you see that changing over the next three years?

Want a fast moving HR team? This relationship needs your attention

Want a fast moving HR team? This relationship needs your attention

When you lead an HR team in a busy organisation, progressing new people management ideas isn’t always as simple as just coming up with a plan and setting your team to the task...

White Paper | HR Director: The First 90 Days

White Paper | HR Director: The First 90 Days

Your first 90 days as HR Director are pivotal in establishing the level of impact you have on your company well into the future. We’ve created this whitepaper to provide insight into what you can expect from your first 90 days as HR Director or Head of HR. Download here...

11 essential HR metrics. Are you tracking all of them?

11 essential HR metrics. Are you tracking all of them?

Being able to back up your decisions with clear data evidence is all part of strong leadership in HR, and there’s a high chance you’re already on top of the 11 metrics we’ve outlined as the most important ones for any HR department to track...

HR Flash Point: An employee doesn’t leave your company, they leave their manager

HR Flash Point: An employee doesn’t leave your company, they leave their manager

How many exit interviews have you held where there’s a giant, manager-shaped elephant in the corner of the room? The soon to be ex-employee skirts awkwardly around your questions as to why they’re leaving, presumably to bring a quick and painless end to their time with the company...