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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.

April 2019

Managing Easter absences

It’s almost Easter but that doesn’t mean your business shuts up shop. Discover the HR issues you could encounter this bank holiday weekend…

Four-day working week: Is it too good to be true?

Could your business benefit from a four-day working week? Or is it just a HR fad? Read on to learn more.

How to master rota planning

Prepare to change the way you create rotas and edit shifts for you employees

These rota mistakes are harming your business (find out what you’re doing wrong)…

Even the smallest misstep can have a big impact on your business and your people. Discover the common mistakes you’re making…

March 2019

Don’t get caught out: Start tracking your staff’s work hours with Blip

Find out why you should be keeping a record of your staff’s work hours.

Unlimited annual leave: the good and the bad

Unlimited annual leave is a new HR trend, but is it something you should offer your staff? We explain the pros and cons.

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.

World Sleep Day 2019: How important is sleep for your workforce?

This World Sleep Day, we discuss the importance of sleep for workplace productivity and employee wellbeing.

How can we encourage more women into tech?

As we celebrate International Women’s Day 2019, we look at how we can encourage the next generation of future female leaders.

February 2019

National Stress Awareness Day: 6 ways to support stressed out staff

Does your employee’s mood shift quickly? Has their productivity dropped? And are they taking more and more sick leave? Sounds like a classic case of stress. Sadly, they’re not alone.