7 Ways to Develop Mindfulness in the workplace

Mindfulness at Work – 7 Ways to Develop a Mindfulness Approach to the Workplace

Mindfulness, a real improver of mental health and wellbeing or just a load of hype? Awareness of mental health and wellbeing...

5 ways to manage summer holiday requests

Annual Leave – 5 Ways to Manage Summer Holiday Requests

The big issue of annual leave requests in the Summer. The summer is finally here, British Summer Time has already begun,...

What are appraisals and are they important for my business?

What are appraisals and are they important for my business?

Appraisals and the need for them are currently a hot topic in and around the business world.  Business leaders are questioning...

Autonomy in the Workplace – 5 ways to foster autonomy in your workplace

Autonomy – Does my business need it? We’ve all heard the age-old saying “Give a man a fish, and you feed...

What is the difference between Statutory Maternity Pay and Maternity Allowance?

An employee tells you they’re pregnant, but you’re unsure whether they qualify for Statutory Maternity Pay or Maternity Allowance. What is...

How to give employee feedback

Employee Feedback – How to give employee feedback in four simple, yet effective ways

Outside of yearly appraisals, and bi-annual reviews, giving employee feedback is always tricky. Do you wait for a formal one to...

Is it too hot to work- A HR Guide to Working Temperatures

Is it too hot to work? A HR Guide to Working Temperatures

It’s hot, summer is finally here and the burning question on everyone’s lips is “Is it too hot to work?” Whether...

How to Keep Staff Motivated and Cool During a Heatwave – Our Top 5 Tips

Summer is finally here, the sun is out, the nights are long and everyone is happier – right? Well not everyone,...

My 5 takeaways from CIPD HR Software Show 2017

It has been a few days since we got back from the CIPD HR Software Show and my overriding memory is one of how...

CIPD HR Software Show 2017

Join us at the CIPD HR Software Show & Recruitment Exhibition 2017

Natural HR will be exhibiting at the CIPD HR Software Show and Recruitment Exhibition 2017 on stand H470. This free exhibition...

Build or buy – the software conundrum

Build or buy – the software conundrum

Many businesses who are achieving excessive growth start to look at processes and procedures, and technology to aid their business is...

Networking – 3 top tips for avoiding small talk

Networking – 3 top tips for avoiding small talk

Sarah Dowzell, Assoc CIPD, COO and Co-founder of Natural HR and busy mum of two reflects on a recent CIPD event...