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The Alex Lees Column

Posted on 25th April 2014

The Alex Lees Column

We are delighted to be sponsoring Yorkshire's Alex Lees again this year.

The Health and Safety Law Poster - What You Should Know

Posted on 26th March 2014

The Health and Safety Law Poster - What You Should Know

The Health and Safety Executive has produced a range of health and safety law products. Employers are required, by law, to either display the HSE-approved law poster or to provide each of their workers with the equivalent leaflet.

We like cricket and we love the lessons we can learn from it

Posted on 17th January 2014

We like cricket and we love the lessons we can learn from it

Cricket is a team game. But, the difference between victory and defeat rests entirely on the actions of an individual at any given time. One bowler bowls to one batsman and, in that instance, their individual actions determine whether what happens next is positive, or otherwise, for the team.

6 Steps to Managing the Internet in the Workplace

Posted on 25th May 2013

6 Steps to Managing the Internet in the Workplace

In today’s hi-tech era, the internet and e-mail play an important role in the workplace. There are many benefits, including access to information and the ability to communicate quickly and effectively. However, the technology also needs to be managed carefully to avoid potential risks to productivity and business reputation. The steps below will help you to manage these resources effectively.

Parental Leave increases to 18 weeks

Posted on 7th March 2013

Parental Leave increases to 18 weeks

With effect from this Friday, 8th March, parents will be entitled to 18 weeks parental leave per child. This is an increase from 13 weeks and may be taken up to the child's 5th birthday (or 18th birthday if the child is disabled).

Who will follow you?

Posted on 12th February 2013

Who will follow you?

Once again, that fabulous series Mr Selfridge offers some important lessons in people management.