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Why apprenticeships work for businesses

Managing people

6 March 2018

From skills to ideas, apprentices can bring big benefits to small businesses.

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Small business guide to employment contracts

Managing people

23 April 2020

AXA’s guide will help small business owners understand the different types of employment contracts. Read more.

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Improve your workplace productivity

Managing people

5 October 2017

Is technology and wellbeing the answer to a more productive workforce?

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Ten self-employed time-management tips

Managing people

24 July 2017

Being self-employed means managing your time to keep those plates spinning

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How to measure employee satisfaction

Managing people

24 July 2017

To keep good staff in the right roles, gauging employee satisfaction is crucial

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How to go on call properly at Christmas

Managing people

19 December 2016

Here's how to go on call without cancelling Christmas this year

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Should you take on a summer intern?

Managing people

14 October 2016

If summer is a busy time for your business, an intern could be the solution

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How can accreditation help your career?

Managing people

25 August 2016

Four ways that accreditation could boost your reputation and your career.

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Could outsourcing help your business?

Managing people

1 August 2016

Your business wants to save time and money, so is outsourcing the way to go?

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What to know before hiring an employee

Managing people

1 August 2016

Here's four things to check before making the step of hiring your first employee

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Why summer is perfect for staff training

Managing people

1 August 2016

How to turn the summer slump into the perfect time for staff upskilling

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How to keep employees happy in summer

Workplace and wellbeing

1 August 2016

How to keep employees happy in summer

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Why do we work differently in summer?

Managing people

13 June 2016

How can your business survive the summer lull?

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How to motivate your sales teams

Managing people

4 May 2016

What’s the best commission structure to get the best out of your sales staff?

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Landscaping Business Accreditation

Managing people

1 April 2016

There’s many industry accreditations that can help your reputation, but is it worthwhile?

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Could an apprentice boost your business?

Managing people

23 March 2016

Apprenticeship places are on the rise, but are they right for your business?

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Your guide to pension auto-enrolment

Managing people

23 March 2016

We run down everything your business needs to know about pensions

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How to boost your recruitment strategy

Managing people

16 February 2016

Here’s five ways to make sure your SME is recruiting the very best

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Take A Working Holiday

Workplace and wellbeing

10 August 2015

Read our tips for ensuring you make the most of your next working holiday.