Category Archives: The hr inspire blog

A barking mad interview technique

A veterinary university in Scotland has started interviewing prospective students using dogs on the interview panel. See article here. At hr inspire our adorable office dogs don’t participate in candidate screening (YET!) but we do use innovative and creative ideas to find the most suitable and qualified candidates for your vacancies. Let us help you […]

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hr inspire – staying current with Employee Recognition Strategies

Recently our HR Reward Consultant, Sally Ward, attended the Employee Benefits Connect conference in London to hear about the latest employee recognition strategies. If you would like to find out how we can help you with your Reward Strategies please email us or phone on 01296 325720. 

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The perils of working from home

With the video of Professor Robert Kelly’s children video-bombing his LIVE interview with the BBC going viral over the weekend, it’s a good time for employers to think about whether they have an up to date ‘working from home’ policy.   At hr inspire we can help you develop or enhance your policy to ensure […]

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Driver training and risk management strategy

Driving is the most dangerous work activity that most people do and it contributes to far more accidental deaths and serious injuries than any other work-related injuries.  Police accident data shows that every year over 500 people are killed, which is almost one third of all road deaths, 5,000 seriously injured and more than 40,000 slightly injured, […]

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Mobile phone ban while driving – are your employees heeding the law?

While the ban of use of mobile phones while driving has been in place for years, recent changes in punishments show that the police are now, more than ever, serious about cracking down on this. If you have employees who drive as part of their job then it is imperative that you have a policy […]

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We are absolutely ecstatic to announce that the hr inspire team has grown by two tiny baby feet!  Katherine Mortimer, one of our lovely HR & Recruitment Administrators, has given birth to a beautiful and healthy baby boy.  Edward James Mortimer entered the big world on the 10th February 2017 weighing 8lb exactly.    We […]

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