Recruitment

Don’t just replace a leaver

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Don't just replace a leaver

Don’t just replace a leaver A colleague has resigned. Do you just look to replace them like for like or do you take a step back and see what you need? In this blog we will discuss what steps you should take when a position becomes vacant. It may be just the opportunity you need […]

Redundancy

Focus On: Redundancy

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Recruitment - Cornerstone Resources

Welcome to our new ‘Focus On’ blog series. This week, we’ll be looking at Redundancy: However well you might manage your church, charity or small business, there is always a possibility that you might have to reduce your costs to save it and redundancy may be the only option. It’s critical to manage redundancy in […]

GDPR

GDPR – no need to panic!

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GDPR

Does the mere mention of GDPR make you feel slightly queasy? Maybe you’re not quite sure what GDPR is but you’re just sick of all the emails you’ve been getting over the past couple of weeks? Well….GDPR is here and it’s important that all organisations….large and small, public, private and not-for-profit…are aware of it and […]

HR Health Check

Beginning of the end to exploitation?

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Sir David Metcalf, the first appointed Director of Labour Market Enforcement, has this week published his strategy for 2018/19 aimed at preventing the exploitation of workers. Why is this needed? Sir David Metcalf was appointed early 2017 as it was widely accepted that not only are some employers failing to comply with legislation and regulations […]

Absence

Stress: are we really coping?

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Stress Awareness poster

It’s Mental Health Awareness week this week and we wanted to focus on stress and the impact it has on us. We all experience stress, in fact it sadly seems to be more prevalent, especially in the workplace and amongst younger people.  MHFA (Mental Health First Aid) states that 1 in 6 adults in Britain […]