Holiday Planning

Holiday Planning

How to manage staff holidays? Things seem to go to bad to worse for Ryanair following the way they’ve not managed holiday entitlement. As you will know, they have had to cancel thousands of flights, and their reputation has been severely damaged with threats of legal...
8 Employee Handbook Tips

8 Employee Handbook Tips

Your employee handbook is more than a resource employees will leave on their desks for years to come. It’s more than a recitation of basic employee rights and responsibilities too. In fact, it’s also a way to set forth your policies and expectations.   Most generic...

How to Conduct a Fair Disciplinary Meeting

As your business and team grow it’s likely that from time to time you may experience some unforeseen challenges with your employees that you will have to deal with. We recognise that it’s important to the smooth running of your business to be able to nip these things...

Adverse Weather

We get asked HR related questions every day and each week we will be sharing our top question of the week that we have been asked here at The HR Booth. In this week’s question of the week we explain what to do in adverse weather conditions when employees are unable to...

How to Manage Company Events

As the nights start to close in and winter approaches, there are lots of opportunities for staff to let their hair down and socialise after work. Depending on the traditions of the company, there may be Halloween, Bonfire and of course Christmas parties organised by...