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Want to know which UK city took the most sick days? Or the top staff excuses for turning up late? We’ve got the answers in our new infographic.

August 2017

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

Bright Sparks with… Andrew Ramwell, Know and Do

For our second instalment of the Bright Sparks series, we’ve enlisted the brain of Andrew Ramwell, leadership expert and founder of specialist SME consultancy Know and Do.

The truth about working from home

Are employers unfairly suspicious?

5 ways to empower your employees

Are you looking for empowered and engaged employees? You need to start with the management