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Apprenticeship Levy – be a clever buyer – Guest Article by Peter Brooks

If organisations are to convert the Training Levy from a perceived tax burden to a canny investment in their productivity and people development they need to become clever buyers and actively participating customers. Whilst the cost to any organisation of …

Apprenticeship Levy – be a clever buyer – Guest Article by Peter Brooks
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    Work/ Life Balance – Article by Lucy Wesson

    Hi, I’m Lucy, I have a seventeen month old little girl, …

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    How to increase employee engagement in 5 easy steps – Guest Article by Ben Maddock

    How to Increase Employee Engagement in 5 Easy Steps Whilst HR colleagues …

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    1 year down, many to go – Article by Emma Warner

    So it’s been a year since I started at Ashley Kate …

  • Blogs

    Corporate stealth-tax or clever investment? – Guest Article by Peter Brooks

    Cynics would claim that the Government Apprenticeship / Training Levy of 0.5% …

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    So you’ve been promoted into your first HR Manager’s role.……how can you ensure that you succeed? – Guest Article by Jane Wilson

    Firstly – congratulations on your promotion.  Don’t underestimate the shift from Officer …

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    How the death of a fish crystallised my view on a key competency – Article by Karen Brown

    Animal lovers, may not want to read on! A recent, sad event …

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    Fresh new look for our website!

    You may have already spotted that we have a fresh new look …

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    Is the gender pay gap really where we should be focused, or is there more value in addressing the lack of women in senior leadership roles? – Guest article by Kate Burn

    With all the hype around the gender pay gap I wonder if …

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    Employment Tribunal fees have been scrapped – so what? – Guest Article by Tamasin Sutton

    Over the last week you have no doubt seen several articles, headlines …

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