All items: Employee relations challenges and tools

  • Podcast: How to approach a difficult conversation

    3 February 2017

    We discuss how to ensure a difficult conversation goes smoothly, including the steps you can take to prepare for the conversation.

  • Podcast: How to avoid a workplace nightmare this Christmas

    25 November 2016

    We recap on the traditional guidance for employers on misconduct at the work Christmas party. We also examine issues employers might face this Christmas around attendance and absence.

  • Podcast: Managing an HR change

    11 November 2016

    In this week's feature-length podcast, we are joined by special guest Debra Cadman to discuss how to ensure an HR change is a success.

  • Podcast: Absence rates and managing sickness absence

    21 October 2016

    We discuss sickness absence rates for 2015 and the associated costs, and the steps that employers can take to successfully manage sickness absence.

  • Podcast: Holidays - unauthorised absence, cover and contact

    19 August 2016

    We discuss various issues that can arise when employees take holiday.

  • Podcast: The Fit for Work service

    1 July 2016

    Eversheds partner Naeema Choudry joins us to discuss how the Fit for Work service can benefit employers, even if they already have their own occupational health provision.

  • Podcast: Major sporting events and the workplace

    3 June 2016

    In this week's podcast we discuss how employers can take advantage of the employee engagement opportunities that major sporting events like Euro 2016 offer, as well as highlighting some of the issues that might arise during the event such as competing requests for time off and absenteeism.

  • Podcast: 2016 survey on managing sickness absence

    11 March 2016

    In this week's podcast, we discuss the key findings of the 2016 XpertHR tackling sickness absence effectively survey.

  • Podcast: Employee recognition

    12 February 2016

    On this week's podcast, we discuss employee recognition. We look at the business benefits of building a culture of recognition, and how to introduce an employee recognition scheme.

  • Podcast: XpertHR employee engagement survey 2015

    15 January 2016

    In this week's XpertHR podcast, we discuss XpertHR's recent employee engagement survey which focuses on what factors need to be taken into account to increase employee engagement.

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