Everything you need to know about Millennials in the workplace…

The Millennial generation are transforming the workplace. They are currently entering the workplace in huge numbers, and by 2020 they will account for over 50% of the workforce. Their values, beliefs and lifestyle are significantly different from the Baby Boomer generation. Who are millennials? Millennials are the generation born between 1980 – 2000. The Millennial Read more about Everything you need to know about Millennials in the workplace…[…]

Turn your employees into leaders

With numerous reports revealing how businesses with the highest quality leaders were at least 13 times more likely to outperform their competition it would suggest, ensuring your workplace consists of a variety of high-quality leaders is of the utmost importance. Millennials are the generation known for their passion, hard work and driven attitude and are Read more about Turn your employees into leaders[…]

HR Opinion: Reward for failure???

Astro Teller, Captain of Moonshots for Google X is quoted as follows: https://www.linkedin.com/in/astroteller “You must reward people for failing, he says. If not, they won’t take risks and make breakthroughs. If you don’t reward failure, people will hang on to a doomed idea for fear of the consequences. That wastes time and saps an organisation’s Read more about HR Opinion: Reward for failure???[…]

What to do BEFORE you engage your staff

Over the past 20 or so years of my career in HR and HR consultancy, I have seen many changes to the focus of HR. However, I believe HR management strive to be forward thinking, focused on ‘Culture’ and ‘Employee Engagement’ we have forgotten the fundamentals… …OK, probably not forgotten but, shall we say, become Read more about What to do BEFORE you engage your staff[…]

CIPD Survey on Brexit

Here are enlightening facts from a survey by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. The key findings reflect the concerns of our clients and employees.  As HR Consultants, who work very closely with our clients people, we have had to counsel employers who have large numbers of European workers and experienced the tears of Read more about CIPD Survey on Brexit[…]

Manufactured Yorkshire Exhibition 2016 – Up & Up Update

We are really pleased to have attended Manufactured Yorkshire 2016 yesterday at Elland Road, Leeds.  It was a great event and I enjoyed meeting the delegates and our fellow exhibitors.  It amazes me the industry of Yorkshire and the different requirements needed for manufacturing, including people management and HR! I was very pleased to have Read more about Manufactured Yorkshire Exhibition 2016 – Up & Up Update[…]

Manufactured Yorkshire 2016 – up&up are coming!

We are really looking forward to the 11 May 2016!  We are doing our first exhibition for up&up! Manufactured Yorkshire 2016 at Elland Road in Leeds.  The office is getting shutdown and we are all heading off to the Leeds United Stadium for the day.  But why Manufactured Yorkshire?  We think it is a great Read more about Manufactured Yorkshire 2016 – up&up are coming![…]