November 9, 2016
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How to reduce stress at work

  As November 2nd, 2016, was National Stress Awareness Day! To show our support at Up&Up HR we have put together a list of top tips […]
November 9, 2016

HR Opinion: Reward for failure???

Astro Teller, Captain of Moonshots for Google X is quoted as follows: https://www.linkedin.com/in/astroteller “You must reward people for failing, he says. If not, they won’t take […]
September 15, 2016
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Lastest on Employment Tribunal Claims 2016

The 2015/2016 Employment Tribunal Claim results are in! Overall the number of Tribunals has decreased again, since the introduction of fees.  This is good news for […]
September 15, 2016
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Autumn 2016 Employment Law update

  There is not much information to give the SME business audience in terms of employment law updates for October 2016.  So here are the basics […]
September 15, 2016
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Do you want to risk 5 years in Prison – illegal working

Illegal Working – ARE SME’s at Risk? A burger chain (Byron) hit the headlines a couple of months ago when the Home office arrested a number […]
August 19, 2016
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6 Tips for 121 meetings with staff

121 meetings are a tool for employee management in ANY SIZE business – it can be vital to make sure that employees know what they are […]
July 25, 2016
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How to be kind in HR

  Being Kind in HR Management In HR we are not generally known for our kindness.  The work we carry out is usually along a negative […]
July 22, 2016

CIPD Survey on Brexit

Here are enlightening facts from a survey by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. The key findings reflect the concerns of our clients and employees. […]
July 18, 2016
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What to do BEFORE you engage your staff

Over the past 20 or so years of my career in HR and HR consultancy, I have seen many changes to the focus of HR. However, […]