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There have been more people changing jobs and careers in the past 18 months than in the last decade. This is of course due to the mass upheaval of the economy, but also in a large part because of the new ethos shift from ‘living to work’ towards ‘working to live’.

OurHRpeople will be at the CIPD Annual Conference & Exhibition 3-4 Nov Visit us in Manchester at stand K6 and you: Will get a friendly welcome. Can learn what being a successful HR consultant is really like. Might just change your life… The CIPD Annual Conference and Exhibition is celebrated for bringing together industry professionals

Please welcome Sharon! We are proud to announce that Sharon Barton, MCIPD, BSc (Hons) has joined ourHRpeople as Director of Bournemouth, providing HR consultancy services to all BH postcodes. When we met Sharon, we loved how passionate she is about supporting growing businesses to develop their talent. Her experience demonstrates great

It’s official! OurHRpeople has joined the Quality Franchise Association (QFA). The QFA offers quality accreditation, ethical values and philosophy, support and information for franchisors and franchisees – which we, our franchisees and clients will all benefit from. The QFA Code of Conduct will act as a strong cornerstone for all of

On 5 August 2021, the government released its most recent list of companies which have breached the requirement to pay employees at least the National Minimum Wage (NMW). In total, 191 companies were named including many household names, such as John Lewis, Pret and The Body Shop. The requirement to pay

What should you do if you discover that an existing employee hasn’t applied for settled or pre-settled status? All employers in the UK have a responsibility to prevent illegal working. You do this by conducting simple right to work checks before you employ someone, to make sure the individual is not

Since 30 March last year, the government has been allowing employers to use video calls and acceptscans, or photographs, of right to work documents. Remote screening services, with verification taking place over video with a trained professional, has enabled thousands more people to start work during lockdown easing the damage caused

Coaxing employees back to the office can be a daunting task, so we have broken it down into these five steps.

Director for Hampshire East, Jackie Hudson invested in an ourHRpeople franchise in September 2020 and within five weeks she recouped her entire franchise investment. In November 2020 she billed £16,414. Jackie says: “I’m working half the hours I did as an in-house HR Director and I’m earning the same money!” Unlike