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Mandatory leave: Can you force staff to take time off?

Shutting up shop over Christmas? Find out whether you can tell staff to use their annual leave.

September 2017

Why work so hard, work smart instead

It instantly sounds more appealing, right?

Understanding your ongoing auto enrolment duties as an employer

It's just beginning.

August 2017

How managing your people will be affected by GDPR

And what you can do

Employment tribunals - keeping your business protected

Tribunals fees are gone. BrightHR knows how you can ensure your business is protected with watertight policies on equal opportunities, absences, grievances, and more

Employment tribunal fees - the changes

We explain what the employment tribunal fee changes mean and how small businesses can better protect themselves.

BrightHR’s Alexa Integration: Lessons learnt building an Alexa Skill

How did we go about creating our Alexa skill? We asked our Head of Innovation, Dave Sellars, to share his thoughts on the process.

Why are you working so hard? Is it time to start working lazy?

We think it's time.

Office slides, who’s to blame: Google, Pat Sharp, Jeff Tracy or Bill Murray?

The office slide has become a trend of late. But where has this trend come from and who planted the idea in our heads? We explore some of the potential origins.

Alexa, start BrightHR … and tell me everything I want to know about my business

Voice technology is starting to take off in the home. But what does the future hold for the smart office? We’ve been exploring the possibilities.

July 2017

The impact of noise in the workplace

It affects everyone in different ways