All items: HR policy and strategy

  • Podcast: Reputational damage - five risk areas for employers

    Date:
    23 June 2017

    In this week's podcast, we discuss five areas in which the risk of reputational damage can be an issue for employers, and what HR professionals can do to reduce the risk of their organisation's reputation being damaged.

  • Podcast: Is your workplace dress code sexist?

    Date:
    10 March 2017

    Requirements for women to wear high heels, make-up and a skirt were common in the 1970s, but do such requirements have any place in a 21st-century employer's dress code? In this week's podcast, we discuss the recent controversy around sexism in workplace dress codes.

  • Podcast: Social media and recruitment

    Date:
    17 February 2017

    In this week's podcast, we discuss the use of social media in the recruitment process and look at the results of our recent survey on the topic.

  • Podcast: Why employers should be wary of workplace romances

    Date:
    10 February 2017

    We discuss the problems that can occur when colleagues are in a relationship, and what HR can do to manage those issues. We also answer some commonly asked questions, including whether or not it can be harassment to ask a co-worker out on a date.

  • Podcast: Managing an intergenerational workforce - millennial stereotypes and good practice tips

    Date:
    27 January 2017

    We discuss common assumptions about millennial employees and provide guidance on managing an intergenerational workforce.

  • Podcast: How to avoid a workplace nightmare this Christmas

    Date:
    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.

  • Webinar: Managing international assignments in an uncertain world

    Date:
    21 October 2016

    Juliet Carp and David Remedios discuss the current legal and practical considerations for managing overseas assignments.

  • Webinar: Getting started with HR metrics and analytics

    Date:
    29 June 2016

    People data is now a strategic priority for many employers but knowing what data to collect, how to gather it and how to use it can be daunting for those in the early stages of their HR metrics and analytics journey.

  • Podcast: Major sporting events and the workplace

    Date:
    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: Monitoring emails in the workplace

    Date:
    20 May 2016

    Do employees give up all rights to privacy when they enter the workplace? XpertHR editors Laura Merrylees and Fiona Cuming discuss two topical cases, their implications and the practical steps employers can take to protect their business interests.

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