4 Reasons Why Hiring During the Holidays is a Good Idea

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Hiring during the holidays can be challenging. Business hours are abbreviated, your internal key decision makers are likely taking time off. In addition, candidates most likely have the holiday lull in mind, and are holding off on the job hunt until recruiters are back in office. But it can offer some advantages. Here are 4 reasons why hiring during the holidays is a good idea:

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Health & Safety is Essential Even for Small Businesses: A Guide to Getting Started

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For small businesses, establishing health and safety in the workplace early on is essential. Why? Because the early stages of growth are the best times to put into place your policies and procedures. While the process is not complex, it's better to get in early rather than to scramble with a patchwork response when a crisis has already occurred because you don't have a policy in place. Here's a guide to the essentials of health & safety for small businesses:

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5 Tips For Building the Perfect Startup Team

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A startup company is only as good as its team. No matter how good your idea is, no matter how much experience you have, your startup’s success will depend completely on the people you hire. Here are 5 tips For building the perfect startup team.

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Tips for Managing and Communicating Employee Benefits

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Not all companies are in a position to implement complex reward schemes to keep employees motivated thus ensuring performance goals are met. However, it is important to make sure employees clearly understand their entire benefits package and are fully aware of everything that is on offer to them, from flexible working arrangements to holiday entitlements above the statutory minimum. Here are tips for managing and communicating employee benefits:

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Workplace Relationships and Employing Family Members

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Given the amount of time we all spend in the workplace it's only inevitable that workplace relationships develop over time. Or it may be the case that a business owner decides to employ a family member and this could potentially cause resentment. Here's what you need to know about workplace relationships and employing family members.

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Telltale Signs of When to Hire and Fire Employees

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While a business owner has many challenges each day, the toughest might be deciding when to hire and when to fire employees. Here are telltale signs of when to hire and fire employees:

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How to Motivate Staff Through Employee Training

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Training is an excellent and a proven effective tool for motivating your employees. Not only does training create numerous benefits for the company and the employer, but it also benefits the employees. Here's how to motivate staff through employee training:

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Free Online Training: The Many Approaches to Facing Workplace Conflict

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Conflict in the workplace can be difficult to overcome sometimes. If you have been experiencing workplace conflict then we have a free online training course called The Many Approaches to Facing Workplace Conflict available for Business Achievers members that might help.

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5 Office Design Ideas

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Offices aren’t just rooms in which you do your work. They are also used to send a message about your company both to its clients and customers and the employees working there. Office design should communicate what kind of company you want to be and w...
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5 Reasons to Elevate Your Branding Efforts to a Whole New Level

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When you go shopping, do you pick the first shampoo you come across, or do you look for that one particular name in the crowd? We, as creatures guided by our emotions, we make all of our decisions, buying ones included, based on how we feel about a c...
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Five Tips to Reducing Your Business' Churn Rate

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Employees are the lifeblood of any business, pumping life into its different limbs. From managing inventory to answering customer queries, employees manage a bulk of the legwork, which explains why an employee leaving your company can drastically dam...
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The Pro's and Con's of Remote Working

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Virgin Media Business predicted by 2022, there will be an increase of 60% employees who will work remotely rather than offices. This can benefit both of the employees and employers for various reasons such as costs. Still, there are also disadvantage...
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The Skills You Need to Become a Successful Entrepreneur in 2018

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The image of becoming an entrepreneur is certainly an attractive option - we are bombarded with startup success stories in the media showing us not only the business, but also the lifestyle that comes with the success, with glimpses into their glamor...
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Investing into Employees - Maximizing the Benefits

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A company is only as good as its team of employees – instead of viewing the people who work for you as necessary expenses, you should start considering them worthwhile investments. Once you switch to this way of thinking, your business will start cha...
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Team Building Exercise Ideas That Bring Your Company Closer Together

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Team building exercises aren’t that popular with the employees. There’s often a feeling that they are just something the HR team comes up with to keep itself occupied. However, this really isn’t the case. These exercises actually serve a purpose and ...
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