30 September, Cardiff: Happy staff at work means better business
Sep06

30 September, Cardiff: Happy staff at work means better business

Research has shown that staff absence has a hugely detrimental effect on the productivity of a business and this can seriously damage your profit margins. However, if you have staff that are not only present but who are also working more effectively, then your business performance will boom. Here are some key areas that can help your staff improve their attendance and performance at work: 1) Reduce their stress levels 2) Understand...

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19 September – Charity Event: Kent Art Sale set to help build school in Rwanda
Aug15

19 September – Charity Event: Kent Art Sale set to help build school in Rwanda

An art sale in Kent will give people a unique opportunity to play their part in building a school for impoverished children in Rwanda. The sale of more than 140 paintings is being organised by Grand Auctions on Monday 19 September. The paintings have been donated by Tunbridge Wells art gallery owner Nick Hills who has been supporting the school project ever since he went on holiday to Rwanda with his Dutch wife Machteld last year to...

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9-10 October, Manchester: CIPD 2016 Annual Conference and Exhibition
Aug11

9-10 October, Manchester: CIPD 2016 Annual Conference and Exhibition

The CIPD, the professional body for HR and people development, has announced the programme for its 2016 Annual Conference and Exhibition, taking place at Manchester Central on 9-10 November 2016. As the major HR conference of the year, the CIPD Annual Conference and Exhibition attracts thousands of national and international attendees. The theme for this year is shaping the future of work, which will be explored across a range of...

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17-18 November, Amsterdam, Corporate L&D Summit 2016
Aug04

17-18 November, Amsterdam, Corporate L&D Summit 2016

By answering the questions: What, Why and How, we can see the soul of an organization. Get to know their core values, the customs and rituals which are shared by all the stakeholders in their daily activities. This is what differentiates them from others, identifies their own micro-culture and sets their corporate values. Often said that the greatest assets of an organization is its people, however without a common foundation no...

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20 September, London, Women in Tech: Female tech role-models set to inspire 1,000 young women
Aug04

20 September, London, Women in Tech: Female tech role-models set to inspire 1,000 young women

WOW Talks, the social impact organisation that delivers engaging live events and digital content to inspire people to discover and pursue career paths in areas they are passionate about, is launching its first flagship event to inspire girls about the world of technology, with the support of Accenture and in partnership with Next Tech Girls. WOW Talks // Women in Tech will take place on the 20th September at the Royal Geographical...

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29-30 September, Berlin: HR Minds Forum
Jul27

29-30 September, Berlin: HR Minds Forum

In a global marketplace in which human capital is a crucial asset for success, HR plays a central role to assure organizations attract, retain and develop first-class talent. Despite today’s agile environment, enterprises have begun to use technology far and wide including HRM. Get inspired by HR’s forward-thinking leaders through their thought-provoking case studies and the latest practical insights that are guaranteed to inspire...

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12-14 October 2016, Sitges, Barcelona, HR Summit
Jul18

12-14 October 2016, Sitges, Barcelona, HR Summit

The 23rd annual HR Summit has been scheduled to take place this October at the Dolce Sitges, Barcelona. The Summit is an invitation only event, with just 140 places available.  The Summit offers a cost and time effective way for leading service providers to meet with UK HR Directors, and is billed by the organisers as a chance to ‘step away from the day to day to develop ideas, share best practice, hear about proven solutions...

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8 December, London: Google, Amazon, Sainsbury’s & Unilever share workplace wellbeing expertise
Jul14

8 December, London: Google, Amazon, Sainsbury’s & Unilever share workplace wellbeing expertise

St John Ambulance has gathered experts from around the globe to speak at an exciting new conference for senior HR professionals on 8 December in London, aimed at helping organisations strengthen and motivate their workforces. The Innovation in Workplace Health & Wellbeing Summit will explore the topics of employee physical and mental health with leading experts from world class organisations including Avis, Airbus, Eithad Airways...

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Sept & Oct  Employ Law Events – How to Handle Grievances
Jun30

Sept & Oct Employ Law Events – How to Handle Grievances

Employment law practice Employ Law are hosting a free practical employment law seminar on how to handle grievances. Dates, Locations The seminar will take place at the following three locations: LONDON The Law Society 27th September 2016 10:00am until 12:00pm Book a place at the London event SURREY GLive 28th September 2016 10:00am until 12:00pm Book a place at the Surrey event SUSSEX Mannings Heath Golf Club 4th October 2016 15:00pm...

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October 2016: Wellbeing at Work returns to London
May18

October 2016: Wellbeing at Work returns to London

The Wellbeing at Work Event returns to central London on 19 October 2016 where over 150 HR professionals, business leaders and consultants will attend to hear from leading speakers who have made successful change in their workplace. A limited number of early bird discounted tickets are available online at http://london.wellbeingatworkevent.com Confirmed speakers at the event on 19 October include: Brian Heyworth, Global Co-Head,...

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CIPD: HR Software Show set for analytics spotlight
May09

CIPD: HR Software Show set for analytics spotlight

The CIPD’s HR Software Show will shine the spotlight on human capital management analytics at this year’s Olympia London event. And two Human Resources specialists will be on hand to ensure their peers can make more intelligent – and pain-free – use of the data they already hold at their fingertips. Linzi Omar, HR Shared Services Manager, and Inese Teacher, Senior HR Systems & MI Specialist from leading recruitment firm Randstad,...

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Gender Dynamics Expert to Speak at Women’s City Event
May02

Gender Dynamics Expert to Speak at Women’s City Event

  It’s a great time to be a professional woman in the City – but the corporate playing field is changing. The female leaders of tomorrow are stepping up, the rules are shifting and the landscape is looking exciting. Dr Pauline Crawford is one woman who is championing these changes, and she is featuring as one of the key female speakers at the Changing The Playing Field Conference, which is being held by London’s leading...

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London HR Connection: Full employment with higher pay or an emerging technological dystopia?
Apr28

London HR Connection: Full employment with higher pay or an emerging technological dystopia?

Next London HR Connection Event Location: Workday 3rd Floor, Finsbury Circus House – 15 Finsbury Circus Events Date/Time Date(s) – 11/05/2016 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Location Workday Since 2008 the UK economy has suffered the longest and deepest recession in 80 years and the slowest and weakest economic recovery in 200 years. Yet despite this employment has risen to a record level, underlying economic weakness instead...

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#HMYA16 – HR News’ HR Manager of the Year Awards
Apr07

#HMYA16 – HR News’ HR Manager of the Year Awards

The whole team at HR News is looking forward to tomorrow’s HR Manager of the Year awards which will be taking place tomorrow at the Heronston Hotel in Bridgend. It’s been a massive first year for HR News and a chance for us to say thank you to our loyal readers, as well as to celebrate excellence in HR. The setting is also great, just minutes from the stunning Heritage Coastline. One of the following shortlisted candidates...

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HR360 European Summit, Berlin,  08-09 June 2016
Apr05

HR360 European Summit, Berlin, 08-09 June 2016

This year’s HR360 European Summit is due to take place on 6-8 June in Berlin and promises to be innovative and fun, and to tackle the biggest ‘pain points’ HR Managers experience frequently. The event is the only conference bringing together Senior HR Executives, Centres of Excellence and HR Business Partners from Europe’s 500 largest companies to embrace collaborative and innovative HR approaches that drive greater...

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