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Effective communication

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  • Podcast: How to approach a difficult conversation

    Date:
    3 February 2017
    Type:
    Audio and video

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

  • Social media and employee voice: go with the flow or fight the tide?

    Date:
    17 May 2016
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    Social media appears to be the ideal platform for employers to harness employees' voices, but many organisations are hesitant about using its power. As Acas launches a research paper on this very issue, its chair, Sir Brendan Barber, looks at what holding employers back

  • Communicating with employees quiz

    Type:
    Line manager briefings

    A quiz for line managers to test their knowledge on communicating with employees.

  • Communicating with employees

    Type:
    Line manager briefings

    Line manager briefing looking at good practice on communicating with employees, including the importance of two-way communication and choosing the most suitable communication methods.

  • How to communicate with employees on pay and benefits

    Type:
    How to

    Practical guidance on how to communicate with employees on pay and benefits as part of the organisation's reward strategy.

  • Giving and receiving feedback

    Type:
    Line manager briefings

    Line manager briefing looking at how to give and receive feedback, including day-to-day and formal praise and constructive feedback.

  • Handling difficult conversations quiz

    Type:
    Line manager briefings

    A quiz for line managers to test their knowledge on handling difficult conversations.

  • Handling difficult conversations

    Type:
    Line manager briefings

    Line manager briefing providing guidance on conducting difficult conversations, to give line managers the confidence to tackle difficult issues and to ensure the success of the conversation.

  • Team briefing policy

    Type:
    Policies and documents

    A model team briefing policy.

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HR and legal information and guidance relating to effective communication.