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Getting ready for the General Data Protection Regulations

With new data protection regulations being enforced in May 2018, are you up to speed with what this means for your business? Tim shares his knowledge on the subject. By Tim Frear Many of us have heard about the General Data Protection Regulations (or GDPR for short) but what do we actually know about it? […]

November 30, 2017

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Trust 101

Recent research has found that a lack of trust is a real problem in today’s world. Here’s everything you need to know, as well as some handy tips on how to build trust in your workplace. By the HR180 team

November 27, 2017

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Shared parental leave for grandparents

As 2017 draws to a close, we can’t help but revisit an important legislation change happening next year – shared parental leave for grandparents. By the HR180 Team From next year shared parental leave will be extended to include working grandparents! This means working mothers will be able to end their maternity leave early, and […]

November 23, 2017

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Tribunal Fees now paid for will lead to changes in insurance premiums.

Tribunal fees are being abolished in July 2018 which might seem like a result, however sadly it’s not all as good as it seems! Simon discusses some of the effects this decision will have on the system. By Simon Underwood The Supreme Court has ruled that tribunal fees will be abolished from 26th July 2018, […]

November 20, 2017

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Tax Free Childcare: The Facts

Tax Free Childcare is the government’s latest program to help financially support parents returning to work after having a child. Our HR Officer, Isobel has all you need to know about this new scheme. By Isobel Hallam Any working parent will recollect the challenge of going back to work after having children. Trying to make […]

November 15, 2017

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Vicarious Liability: How to protect your business

SMEs will often outsource work to subcontractors to get certain tasks done more efficiently. But what happens when something goes wrong, and whose responsibility is it if it does? Tim discusses the difficult issue of vicarious liability and how to protect your business from being liable for other’s mistakes! By Tim Frear Recently there’s been […]

November 13, 2017

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The case for a 4-day working week…. The grass isn’t always greener!

Recently, the topic of working 4 days a week was discussed in the news and it caused much debate at HR180 HQ! After doing some research, we were surprised to learn that the concept isn’t a new one and has been advocated since the 1970s. But is it really such a good idea? Nuhman discusses […]

November 10, 2017

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How you can show kindness and appreciation in your workplace

It’s World Kindness Day on 13th November – yay! Who doesn’t love an excuse to be kind to those around them? Laura has some tips on how you can show kindness in your workplace. By Laura Rigby Introduced in 1998 by the World Kindness Movement, there are now over 28 member nations with the collective […]

November 8, 2017

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Men’s health – how you can do your bit to stay healthy and raise money for charity at the same time

In aid of Movember, Simon shares some tips on how to stay healthy and raise money for men’s health charities. By Simon Underwood Stoptober, Movember, Dry January – 3 months of the year dedicated to keeping yourself healthy (and finishing the year with a Freddie Mercury-esque tash!) Having worked as a personal trainer for a […]

November 6, 2017

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I can’t come in to work today because…

Employee absence can be difficult for an organisation to cope with, especially when others are relied on to keep the ship afloat in the meantime. But what do you do when you’re faced with a ‘creative’ excuse for not coming in to work? Nuhman Sharif, HR Support Assistant shares some of the most unusual excuses […]

November 3, 2017

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