I don’t do templates

I don’t do templates

  I don’t do templates. I used to but I don’t don’t anymore. Why? Because serious business owners, don’t really want them. Why? [bctt tweet=”Because serious business owners want something that has been created for them. And only...
Why bespoke is better than standard

Why bespoke is better than standard

A few weeks ago I spent around 6 hours in total writing a contract for a service that provides contracts and payroll services for nannies and in-house carers. It was really interesting for me as I have a little one and am in the process of thinking about different...
The ultimate recruitment E-course

The ultimate recruitment E-course

I worked at the Equality and Human Rights Commission for 7 years. My most recent role was as a  gender equality policy manager specialising in gender equality in the workplace. During that time I worked with many small businesses that had difficulty applying equality...
How the tiniest HR mistake can cost your business thousands….

How the tiniest HR mistake can cost your business thousands….

What’s the title all about?  Knowing the difference between employees and workers. It’s often an area that many business owners know nothing about and when I ask them who works for them the response is usually ‘what do you mean?’ In a nutshell,...
Why writing an employment contract will save you money

Why writing an employment contract will save you money

 How can having an employment contract save you money?   Last week I looked at why freelancers should have contracts so this week I want to talk about contracts for employees. If you employ staff in the UK, and want to save money by avoiding being taken to...