How to be a Better Boss

How to be a Better Boss

The role of a ‘boss’ is an interesting one. Often the role is filled more for success or productivity in a...

Why is Emotional Intelligence Important?

Emotional intelligence (EQ) has actually been a ‘known fact’ for more than the last few decades. In fact, our perception of...

CIPD MAP 2017

#CIPDMAP17 – are you joining us?

This weekend, we’ll be returning to the annual CIPD Midlands Area Partnership (MAP) event held at Chesford Grange Hotel in Warwickshire. The...

CIPD Skills Programme at Impact Hub Birmingham

CIPD People Skills #FutureWorkIsHuman

Last week I had the pleasure of joining a workbench event; CIPD People Skills Programme. The evening discussion was part of...

gender pay gap reporting

Gender Pay Gap Reporting – 10 Facts You Need to Know

The BBC’s newly published Gender Pay Gap Report reveals a shocking inequality in salaries paid to men and women causing media attention worldwide,...

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...