How to plan your staff schedules more effectively
Posted on 2015-08-26
Even in a small, family business, drawing up a staffing schedule can be a stressful, time-consuming affair. Balancing the needs of the business and those of the employees can be tricky, particularly when the two clash, while factoring in things like staffing budgets and even maternity cover can make drawing up a schedule a real HR nightmare.
The importance of keeping accurate employee records
Posted on 2015-08-17
The days when employers had to keep fat, bulky files on their employees, with these locked away in the HR department office, are long gone. Thanks to ongoing advances in HR software, firms can keep all their employee data in one place and get the information they need in a click of a button.
Depression 'one of the biggest mental health issues in the workplace'
Posted on 2015-08-11
Research published by Canada Life Group revealed that there has been a 40 per cent rise in calls about depression to its employee assistance programme (EAP)