Archive: 2019

August - 2019

Should you prioritise parents when approving summer holiday requests?

Handling parent holiday requests over summer can be tricky. Here’s how to divvy out staff leave fairly.

Mythbuster: You have to accept an employee’s holiday request if they’ve already booked their flights

Read on to find out whether this is true.

Introducing PoP: Your brand new expense tracker app

Discover how this new mobile app helps you to keep on top of employee expenses.

July - 2019

New feature: Never miss a big HR story with the BrightHR Newsfeed

Get the latest HR and business news sent straight to your mobile. Read on to find out more.

Should you rethink your uniform policy in a heatwave?

With the UK set to have its hottest day on record, we discuss whether you should consider relaxing your uniform policy.

Four reasons why you should embrace flexible working

Want to boost employee productivity and reduce staff absence? Try flexible working.

Update: Major allergy law set to affect food businesses

Find out more about ‘Natasha’s law’ and how it could impact your business.

Q&A: Do I need to pay female and male co-workers the same?

For the first blog in our new employment law series, we explain how to handle accusations of unequal pay.

June - 2019

5 ways to manage summer holiday requests

Don’t want to have an empty workplace this summer? Read our 5 ways to manage summer holiday requests.

Alexa, what’s in the news?

Stay on top of important industry news with BrightHR and Amazon Alexa.