2016 was a tumultuous business year on many fronts, but not all of the shake-ups were negative ones – notably, pressure continued to be exerted from all directions on hiring committees and equal pay policies, helping to ensure that the slow but steady progress we’ve made towards workplace gender equality […]
Marketing can be a complex area for franchisees. Some franchises will have strict guidelines about how marketing should be conducted and what marketing collateral should be used. In other instances, your area of operation may be adjacent to that of another franchisee operating under the same franchise. At the same […]
Those who don’t travel regularly for their work are often heard wishing for more opportunities to do so – and yet those who have to do it all the time almost always wish they didn’t. For employees who fall into the latter category, regular obligatory work-related travel can feel like […]
Conditions at work play a big part in helping to make life feel better, so here are three tips to ensure that you successfully make a happier workplace: 1. Assess your communications As the year draws to a close, have a think about ways in which you might drive a […]
Newly sourced and compiled data on rates of sick leave pay across Europe has led to some fascinating revelations – chiefly about how the continent’s nations stack up against one another in terms of payouts for workers’ enforced absence periods.