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International Leadership Week 20 – 24 March 2023

20th – 24th March 2023 is International Leadership week, and it’s a great opportunity for you to focus your mind on what it means to be an effective leader, and how you can support leaders in your organisation. This International Leadership Week is about uniting a global community of people who are passionate about raising the standards of leadership practice for themselves and others, and this week’s promotion is an opportunity to explore what leadership is and how you can improve your capability. #ILW23

Do you want to be a great leader?

Great businesses have great leadership. Businesses with a lack of good leadership end up with unengaged, unmotivated and unhappy people which causes all sorts of problems such as employee retention, toxic cultures and poor performance and profitability. If you want to be a great leader here are five areas you need to focus on.

2023 Employee Checklist

Your 2023 Employee checklist You know how important it is to look after your employees, but as a busy business owner you might find that it keeps getting pushed to the bottom of your priority list. Why not let 2023 be the year you get this sorted, and have peace of mind knowing you, your […]

Your complete guide to appraisals

It's important to provide regular feedback to your employees through appraisals. Providing feedback in this way is really important as employees feel more valued, listened to, and they get to see where there’s room to progress and grow within your business. This blog gives hints and tips on the best way to approach appraisals.

Action Against Domestic Violence

This week marks the start of 16 Days of Action Against Domestic Violence. An estimated 2.3 million adults aged 16 to 74 years experienced domestic abuse (1.6 million women and 757,000 men) for the year ending March 2020. Growing awareness made possible by the efforts by Victoria Atkins MP, and the landmark Domestic Abuse Act 2021, will hopefully encourage more to come forward and report it.

Workplace Pension Schemes

Did you know 19% of the UK working age population say they have no form of private or workplace pension. Last week was Pension Awareness Week and we want to highlight the benefits of offering a good workplace pension scheme.

Menopause Awareness Month

It's World Menopause Day and our new blog explores Menopause and how employers can better support women. Recent research suggests as many as 45% of women feel Menopause has had a negative effect on them at work and it is still seen as a taboo topic which you must not discuss in the workplace.