Managing Staff

Articles and guides on managing staff as a UK small business. Effective staff management encompasses various responsibilities, including recruitment, training, performance evaluation, and motivation.


I quit! UK professionals reveal the top reasons for leaving their job

A new study from CV-Library shares the nation’s most scandalous walkout stories and the reasons why they find it hard leaving their job.


Bosses left confused by what do about religion at work

UK businesses remain clueless as to how to manage diversity in religion in the workplace, a new study reveals.

Employing & managing staff

Want to win? Forget your product and focus on your people!

Here, chief people officer, Liam Hayes, tells us why businesses need to invest in their employees knowledge of technology.


Over 55s braced to work until 70 to ‘stay mentally fit’

Almost half of over 55s believe they will work past retirement age, but three quarters of employees don’t think employers are doing enough to support older workers.


More than half of Brits have a workplace romance

British workers admit to engaging in workplace romances with colleagues, we look at how managers can deal with this.


SME owners unaware of January Blues effect on staff

Business owners are turning a blind eye to the risk of employee churn as January blues bites, research finds.


Businesses struggle to deal with staff bereavement

Nearly half of HR departments admit they do not have agreed policies in place to deal with the death of an employee.

Employing & managing staff

Business tips on preparing for a smooth handover

Here, Lynn Morrison gives her tips on how to handle the notoriously tricky period of the employee handover.


Technology jobs: Employers believe women face uphill struggle

Almost a quarter of UK employers believe women are at a disadvantage when it comes to securing jobs within the technology sector.

Employing & managing staff

Crucial aspects of employee management

Here are some key tips to getting the most from your staff.


UK small businesses plan to hire

They provide jobs for more than 15.6 million British workers, and one in three small and medium-sized companies are planning to take on more in the months ahead.


Employees risking contagion by coming into the office sick

Workers are putting their health and that of their colleagues at risk by not taking time off work when they are sick with infectious illnesses.

Business Technology

How to grow a global creative agency in record time

Find out how creative agency, Myth Studio, used technology to grow their business and quadruple their staff count in 18 months

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Attracting and keeping top talent through Total Reward

Employment benefits specialist, Drewberry, explain why you should base your benefits around a Total Reward Strategy

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5 things every small business owner needs to know before starting

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What is professional indemnity insurance?

Professional indemnity insurance provides cover if somebody sues your business and they allege that your advice caused financial loss or damaged their brand. It’s not just for accountants and lawyers but for anyone offering a personal service, even web designers