Right?

It’s amazing the UK takes years – literally – to remove illegal immigrants but someone who has lived, studied and worked here continually for the last 10 years paying full tax and National Insurance has just been given 60 days notice to leave the UK.  Her employers – a global organisation – on learning this, … More Right?

The start of a B/H weekend – how are you starting yours?

Some of the office team have decided a good way to blow away the stresses of the week is to jump out of a plan strapped to a complete stranger, literally putting your life in their hands!   Care After Combat, set-up and fronted by Jim Davidson, is a charity supporting ex-service personnel integrate back … More The start of a B/H weekend – how are you starting yours?

Cost of recruitment – what does it mean?

Often the true cost of recruitment on a business is hidden.  It’s a combination of several things.  One of the latest UK stats I found was a guesstimate of over £30K! http://www.hrreview.co.uk/hr-news/recruitment/it-costs-over-30k-to-replace-a-staff-member/50677 The two main factors that support this research is: The Cost of Lost Output while a replacement employee gets up to speed The … More Cost of recruitment – what does it mean?

Personal Evaluation – Good or Bad Thing?

Traditionally, this has been carried out as an annual appraisal.  Usually, these are looked on with trepidation.  The build-up to the day, the 1-2-1 meeting and ultimate judgement on your performance.  Hopefully, it goes well…………. If it doesn’t you end up deflated.   As a trainer, I’m evaluated by every participant on every course.  This … More Personal Evaluation – Good or Bad Thing?