Tag Archives: HR Newsletter

What are you doing to make HR proud?  

There was a sea of empty faces looking at me.  Expectant, keen, eager, hungry to learn and grow.  A class of HR students about to embark on their search for their first HR role.  What would I be able to … Continue reading

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Negotiating Salaries - The Pitfalls

If you’ve ever been a candidate applying for a new job or been a client recruiting for a role then chances are you’ve had to have the conversation of salary expectations. There’s nothing worse than getting all the way through … Continue reading

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‘New Starter’ Tips - Plan for your new role by Natasha James

Be Yourself! – The most valuable piece of advice I give to my candidates when they start a new role. Starting a new role can be exciting, especially when doing something completely different. It can be challenging, it’s easy to … Continue reading

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17,800 HR Professionals Networking - Don't Miss Out!

Which one is right for you ?  HR Directors – Network with 2,200 HR Directors JOIN TODAY   Junior to Management level HR Professionals – Network with 14,000 (Yes, 14,000!) HR Professionals JOIN TODAY    Internal Recruiters – Network with … Continue reading

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Ashley Kate HR Jeans for Beans, Flappers and more!

At the heart of Ashley Kate HR is our commitment to developing and fostering relationships with the wider community in which we work. Through our varied community programmes, volunteer days and fundraising activities every year we are supporting our communities … Continue reading

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Hobbies & Interests on your CV, useful or superfluous?

I recently put forward a simple question on LinkedIn around the importance of ‘hobbies and interests’ on a candidates’ CV which garnered quite a few responses from various professionals within HR and other business sectors. Please see below for some … Continue reading

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HR Employment Law Update March 2015

This is an essential update for anyone involved in HR. THE LEGAL PERSPECTIVE We would like to invite you to the next Ashley Kate HR Network Event where leading employment lawyers from international law firm Eversheds LLP will provide an … Continue reading

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Death of the Suit?

There has been a real shift in the work place on what to wear.  A move by creative companies such as Google and Facebook to wear more casual dress has become a part of new workplace culture. Attitudes toward dressing … Continue reading

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What Makes a Good Retail HR Professional?

HR is a tough business at the best of times, but what makes Retail that little bit more challenging? Having worked in Retail at varying levels for over 8 years, I know only too well how demanding and changeable an … Continue reading

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HR Networking & Employment Law Update

The Ashley Kate HR final employment law update of the year was a great success. Birmingham played host to over 50 HR Professionals who enjoyed a breakfast and networking followed by an employment law update delivered by Caroline Robins and Frances … Continue reading

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