The Do’s and Don’ts of Employee Reference Checks

  Reference checks are one of the best ways to verify information from a potential employee during the recruitment process, and are usually the last ‘line of defence’ before candidates are appointed to the role. Like every other HR function, a solid process will ensure that the right information is gathered from referees and what […]

Areas to Address in a Workplace Social Media Policy

Cases of employees losing their jobs for careless social media postings have been well documented in the media over the last few years, and sometimes have gone before the courts. With the self-publishing nature of social media and the desire to share opinions on all sorts of issues, comes the very real possibility that something […]

Retain Top Performers in 4 Easy Steps

By Claire Harrison Holding the interest of top performers has never been so essential to the successful outcomes of your business – as various industries move forward, it’s becoming increasingly apparent good people drive great companies from the ground up. There’s a special excitement that comes from hiring a top performer, something just clicks in […]