HR & Recruitment

Explore our advice and guidance on running an effective human resources department. Our help is targeted at both SMEs and large companies, to ensure your HR is all in order.

 
Close-up of a man's hand holding a white card that says 'discipline' in capital letters
HR & RECRUITMENT / DEC 19, 2018

Sometimes, disciplining an employee is an avoidable but necessary part of running an HR department, and when done right, it can turn a slacker into a star employee...
Arguing colleagues staring at each other
HR & RECRUITMENT / DEC 14, 2018

We spend a large portion of our lives at work, and conflicts are sure to arise between colleagues, making the role of a team leader, supervisor or manager just a little...
Top-down view of a warning letter and cup of coffee on a desk
HR & RECRUITMENT / DEC 12, 2018

Occasionally, the person that was once a star employee turns into a slacker. They go from hitting their KPIs to turning up to work an hour late, taking an extra-long...
Group of excited people high-fiving each other in an office
HR & RECRUITMENT / NOV 20, 2018

What does your daily journey in the concrete jungle look like? You awake from your eight-hour slumber that was routinely interrupted throughout the evening because of the...
A group of young workers discussing and collaborating around a table
HR & RECRUITMENT / NOV 08, 2018

In the modern business world, the capacity for project teams to interact seamlessly and produce results can have a huge impact on a company’s output. Indeed, whether it’s...
Young businesswoman sleeping at her desk at work
HR & RECRUITMENT / OCT 01, 2018

Lazy employees are probably the worst type out of the bunch of difficult coworkers. They don’t pull their weight, they distract other employees and they do anything other...
Bad review
HR & RECRUITMENT / SEP 12, 2018

All employees go through a probationary period where managers assess their performance and see if they’re a good fit for the company. But after passing this initial test...
Letters spelling 'performance review' and tape measure
HR & RECRUITMENT / AUG 27, 2018

Let’s face it: grilling an employee on what they have or haven’t done throughout the year can be uncomfortable – making you feel just as nervous as they feel while...
Group of happy employees giving each other high fives in meeting room
HR & RECRUITMENT / AUG 17, 2018

One of the most popular tropes about having a 9-to-5 job is that who you are in the workplace is different from who you are in real life. And while this may be true in...
Two young women giving each other high five
HR & RECRUITMENT / AUG 10, 2018

Ask any hiring manager and you’ll discover that good employees are hard to find. They either lack certain traits or simply don’t fit in with the existing company culture...
Male hand holding rejected stamp
HR & RECRUITMENT / AUG 08, 2018

When you’re going through the hiring process, it’s important to put yourself in the shoes of the candidate and be as kind as possible. A jobseeker will most likely spend...
Hand placing wooden steps for wooden figure climbing stairs
HR & RECRUITMENT / JUL 26, 2018

In the modern workplace, employee development is an essential component of a productive environment; companies that neglect it can find their best workers suddenly...
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