News & Updates

November 15, 2019

Anti-Bullying and Harassment in the Workplace

With Anti-Bullying Week taking place from the 11th – 15th November, raising awareness of bullying for children and young people, this article looks at how bullying is also prevalent in the workplace and how this can be prevented. According to ACAS, ‘Bullying and harassment means any unwanted behaviour that makes someone feel intimidated, degraded, humiliated or offended’. (https://www.acas.org.uk/index.aspx?articleid=1864) How to […]
October 10, 2019

World Mental Health Day – Mental Health in the Workplace

According to the World Health Organisation, Mental Health is “the emotional and spiritual resilience that allows us to enjoy life and survive pain, disappointment and sadness. It is a positive sense of wellbeing and an underlying belief in our own and others dignity and worth”. Mental Health Statistics: • 1 in 4 adults will experience a diagnosable mental illness every […]
August 21, 2019

Promoting LGBT+ Equality in the Workplace

With Pride Cymru on the 24th of August, it is important to focus on the LGBT+ equality and whether the LGBT community are treated fairly in the workplace. It is also important to look at how employers can promote further equality and diversity in the workplace. LGBT Statistics • A survey of 4,000 workers across the UK – including those […]
August 13, 2019

Britain’s New Prime Minster: What Impact will Boris Johnson’s New Role Have on HR

On the 24th July 2019 Boris Johnson became Britain’s Prime Minister and the 13th Prime Minister of Elizabeth II’s reign. This article will explore not only Johnsons recruitment policy and Brexit stance but will also look at his controversial comments which would likely cause problems in a working environment. Johnson’s Recruitment Policy Johnson has promised to recruit 20,000 new police […]