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What to do when it comes to taking disciplinary action

So an employee has not responded to the guidance you have provided in managing their performance. Whether it’s conduct or capability, for example, attendance, behaviours or they have breached a policy where further investigation is required, it’s crucial to follow your disciplinary process. Failure to follow a fair disciplinary process could lead to employment tribunals [...]

Would you drive a car without proper insurance?

You may think you are covered until you read the small print; or you may decide to run the risk of breaking the law by not getting any cover in the first place. I’m sure the latter isn’t you – but the former may be. We all make decisions based on what the internet says [...]

4 HR Top Tips for Hiring your First Employees

So you want to employ someone? If you are an owner of a small business, you may often hear - DON'T! “Employees are a nightmare”, according to some, but have you considered that those giving the advice have created their own horror story. We have talked about how to recruit, engage with and retain employees [...]

How networking led me to meet the Prime Minister of the Netherlands, Mr Mark Rutte

So when I got up on Tuesday to attend a breakfast meeting of the Bramhall Business Club http://www.bramhallbusiness.org/ at Indulgence Bramhall (a cafe/bistro in the heart of Bramhall village –if you haven’t tried the food and fantastic ice-cream yet  -you should http://www.indulgencebramhall.co.uk/.) I hadn’t deliberately planned on meeting  H.E. Mr Mark Rutte,. Prime Minister of [...]