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Why you should outsource your HR

Why you should outsource your HR

As a business owner, particularly of a start-up or SME, it can be easy to find yourself wearing all the ‘hats’ in the office – receptionist, accountant, PA, tea-maker – the job description is endless. Being a business owner myself, I know that being a Jack of all...

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Can I make my staff have the COVID-19 vaccine?

Can I make my staff have the COVID-19 vaccine?

The COVID-19 vaccine is a significant milestone in the pandemic and gives hope to many of us that at last we might be able to start making a return to normal life. As a business owner, I am sure your focus is on ensuring the safety and security of your staff and...

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Contracts And Employee Handbooks

Contracts And Employee Handbooks

What They Are And Why You Need Them? The first rule of employment is to ensure contracts are in place – and there’s never a reason not to. Even if you’re working in the family business, for a friend or someone else you know, a contract is essential when two people...

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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Extension

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Extension

What is new? Guidance has now been made available from the Government on the extension of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, or otherwise known as furlough, what is new or what has changed. This document explains more. Extension-of-CJRSGuidance

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Government Kickstart Scheme

Government Kickstart Scheme

Did you know it is not too late to apply for the Governments "Kick Start Scheme". The Kickstart scheme is helping young people on Universal Credit who are at risk of long-term unemployment get into the job market by providing government funding for employers...

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Job Support Scheme

Job Support Scheme

With the current Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) coming to end on 31 October 2020. The Government announced a new Job Support Scheme (JSS), that will follow on from the CJRS, and will open from 01 November 2020. The JSS will be in place for at least six months...

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