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We'll be blogging every few days about various topics, so come back soon to see more!

  • Employees in office

    If we value the environment, will employees stay?

    19 May 2022 By Steve Dilley - Managing Consultant at Consultancy+

    It's no coincidence that International HR Day 2022 is themed around embedding a culture of workplace wellbeing, creating a supportive working environment, and fostering a sustainable business.

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  • Smiling work colleagues

    Community: The impact stress can have on it

    13 April 2022 By Nick Warburton - Operations Manager at Medigold Health Perform

    As a human being, we want to feel safe and be among our ‘Tribe’. This is known as psychological safety and is a vital part of our holistic wellbeing system. Anything that compromises our feeling of belonging or conflicts with our values, can cause us to feel unsafe.

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  • Woman working on a laptop

    Top tips for a better vetting process

    16 March 2022 By James Whittingham - CEO at Talent Clouds

    The Home Office recently announced that Identification Document Validation Technology (IDVT) would be introduced for digital identity document verification for Right to Work checks from 6 April this year.

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  • Successful job interview

    Why engage Early Careers support?

    09 March 2022 By Jennifer Scheinder, Solutions Director Early Careers at Hays

    It’s no secret that recent events have caused a shift in the labour market. Talent is harder to come by than ever before and effective recruitment has never been more important.

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  • Joseph Overbury

    Joseph's apprenticeship journey

    04 February 2022 By Joseph Overbury - Procurement Services Apprentice at YPO

    Joseph joined YPO in 2021 as an apprentice in the procurement services team.

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  • Britney Cotterill

    Britney's apprenticeship journey

    04 February 2022 By Britney Cotterill - Further Competition Co-ordinator of HR at YPO

    Britney Cotterill joined YPO in 2018 as an apprentice, and is now a Further Competition Co-ordinator for HR in the procurement services team.

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  • Counselling

    World Mental Health Day – Happiness at work

    05 October 2021 By Jacob Smith at Wellbeing Solutions

    The 10th October this year marks World Mental Health Day – an international day of recognition of the legitimacy and urgency of mental health issues across society.

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  • Office teamwork

    Facing skills scarcity? Collaboration is the key

    16 September 2021 By Matthew Lewis - UK Public Services and Not for Profit Director at Hays

    Many will have seen the headlines in the media around the lack of people and skills to meet demand across the post-Covid landscape. We’ve hit a perfect storm as a resurgent private sector and transforming public sector compete for skills in a labour market that’s vastly reduced due to large numbers of EU nationals returning home.

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  • Remote working

    Seven ways COVID-19 changed our working future

    06 July 2021 By Jon Milton - Director at Comensura

    The pandemic has forced all organisations to embrace digital transformation, and in doing so created unprecedented levels of change in the way we work.

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  • Businessman looking out of window

    Measuring social value in a recruitment contract

    11 May 2021 By Amy Clark – Category Buyer of HR Services at YPO

    Social value is a term we often hear when considering procurement and contracts, but what is it and how can you incorporate it into your contract for recruitment services?

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