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Management Development Workshops for this Autumn

We are pleased to announce that we will be running the following management development courses this Autumn: Managing Employee Issues Effectively – 12th November – managers and team leaders regularly avoid confronting performance and conduct issues in the hope that they will go away on their own. In reality, if problems and grievances are not.. read more →

Do Employers Develop The Managers They Need Or The Managers They Deserve?

Research recently published by the Chartered Institute of People & Development (CIPD) has revealed that more than 33% of line managers and supervisors have not been trained in how to motivate and lead their teams. Perhaps leadership comes naturally to many although the outcome of the survey suggests otherwise. 2,069 UK employees responded with 806.. read more →

Tribunal Decision Could Increase Holiday Pay Costs for Employers

A recent tribunal decision may have a major impact upon the costs of holiday pay for many employers. It important to emphasise the word ‘may’ because the decision is being appealed and, in light of the potential outcome of the decision, may go all the way to the Supreme Court. We are recommending, therefore, that.. read more →