Posted: Thu, 06 Aug 2015 09:40
With over £0.5m in fines and costs for Working at Height breaches in July, are you meeting your responsibilities?
Posted: Wed, 05 Aug 2015 11:43
In July 2015, individuals and organisations found to have failed to meet Work at Height legislation requirements were fined and ordered to pay costs totalling over £0.5m.
Seven cases were reported... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 04 Aug 2015 09:45
Many businesses take a fire-fighting approach to performance management, waiting for problem areas to become apparent before attempting to 'extinguish' them with learning interventions.
While identifying... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 15 Jul 2015 12:49
The business world has been excited about the potential of big data ever since the term was first coined in 2001.
While information has always been a critical element of forming business strategy, big data... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 13 Jul 2015 11:52
Fraud continues to be a high profile news story: in the last week, a former Ukip MEP has been jailed over £500k expenses fraud, the finance director of Bannatyne Group was in court over fraud amounting... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2015 14:55
Managing eLearning is a complicated and ongoing task, leading many organisations to hire staff dedicated solely to this function.
With responsibilities including managing learners, eLearning courses, enrolments,... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 24 Jun 2015 10:57
According to the 2014 CIPD survey, almost a third of employees feel performance management systems are unfair. This is an uncomfortable wake up call for people managers.
From years of working with managers... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 22 Jun 2015 14:58
Almost half of the British working population wants flexibility in their working hours or location, according to a recent survey by flexible working consultants Timewise, which suggests that offering flexible... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 19 Jun 2015 13:01
Posted: Thu, 18 Jun 2015 10:03
Earlier this week, the European Council reached a general approach on regulation for Data Protection, bringing a complete overhaul of EU Data Protection law a step closer.
Before the proposed regulations... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Jun 2015 12:04
Sickness absence is a thorn in the side of the UK economy, each year resulting in organisations losing an estimated £17bn and 190m working days, equating to an average 6.5 days off sick per employee... Read More »