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Hiring the best talent without breaking the bank – Hints & Tips

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November 7, 2019
9:30 am
The Thames Club
Wheatsheaf Lane
Staines
TW18 2PD

Hiring talented employees and keeping them is a game changer for any business. But for many it’s a negative and disappointing experience that is a business risk not a business opportunity.

In this workshop you will learn:

how to make sure your hiring process is aligned to your business plan
what aspects you should really focus on when assessing candidates
effective tools to hire the people you need – fast
measures to ensure you retain the hired talent
The workshop will be interactive, learning from experience and focus on practical solutions. You will also have an opportunity to network with delegates.

Workshop leaders are Chris Churchman ActionCOACH and John Rose The HR Dept

FREE DAY PASS at the Thames Club for all delegates who attend

To register your place click here

Free HR Drop-In Surgeries

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October 28, 2019
4:00 pm
Battersea Design Works
521-525 Battersea Park Road
London
SW11 3BN
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Don’t let those people problems keep you awake…..let’s see how we can help you at our HR surgery.

Performance problems with a staff member?

Need your employment contracts reviewing?

Staff retention a problem?

Struggling to recruit?

Having a challenge managing absence?

Come and get some FREE and EXPERT advice from your local HR Dept.

To register your interest click here

HR essentials workshop

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October 23, 2019
1:30 pm
1st Floor, Clarendon Business Centre
85 Uxbridge Road
Ealing
W5 5TH

Aimed at the SME market and particularly for businesses without an HR Expert, HR Essentials will cover the following subjects

  • Recruitment
  • Discrimination and Equality
  • Employee Files
  • Offers of Employment
  • Terms and Conditions
  • Induction
  • Sickness Absence
  • Holiday
  • Health and Safety
  • Family Friendly
  • Disciplinary and Grievance
  • Leaving Employment
  • ACAS and Employment Tribunals

Whilst giving you all the information you need as Essential, Lance will take a sometimes lighthearted look at what can be a serious subject.

Click here to book your place

Lance.hobbs@hrdept.co.uk 0208 702 9997

Innovation, Strategy, People and Culture – Working Together Towards Growth

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November 6, 2019
9:00 am
Cloth Hall Court
Leeds Beckett University, Quebec St, Leeds
Leeds
LS1 2HA

This event is eligible for funding by RTC North on behalf of Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership Access Innovation programme. Participants must be based in the Leeds City region

Course Details

The course is aimed at SMEs with a workforce of employees, who are undertaking a step change in their growth aspirations.  Your people are your biggest asset. You need to have the right people, in the right organisation structure, with the right capabilities and values to successfully deliver your business strategy

The HR Dept is delighted to be working in partnership with RTC who are providing funding for these 12 hours of training to eligible businesses. The course will be delivered by Sarah Bradley, Director, The HR Dept and Brenda Etchells, Director, Carduus Ltd. Between them they have 50 years’ experience across a range of disciplines and industries.

There are 9 modules that will make up 12 hours of training.  The order of the modules will be flexed to ensure the three elements of innovation strategy, people and culture are inter-linked during the training, and to ensure the sessions are tailored to the needs of the delegates.

  • Strategy Foundations
  • Strategy and culture
  • Business Model canvas
  • Organisation alignment
  • HR employee lifecycle
  • Employee engagement
  • Diversity and inclusion
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Legal landscape

Dates & Venues: The course will be held over two separate days in November:

Wednesday 6th November

Cloth hall court, Leeds Beckett University,  Quebec St, Leeds LS1 2HA

Time: 9am to 5pm

Wednesday 13th November

Calverley Building. Room 314, Leeds Beckett university

Time: 9am to 5pm

Costs: £300* delegate *For those delegates who are eligible for RTC funding, the course is fully funded and therefore zero cost to those delegates

For funding eligibility and booking details click here

Effective Team Leadership Skills

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November 20, 2019
9:00 am
Leeds Beckett Students’ Union
(located within Leeds Beckett University city campus)
Portland Building, Room 107
Portland Way, Leeds,
LS1 3HE

Course Details

Our employment law and HR training services aimed at business owners, team managers, future team leaders and others who have supervisory responsibilities and the day-to-day management of others or responsibility for HR.

Utilising practical skills and exercises, delegates will leave the workshop with tools and tips they can put into practice as soon as they step back into the workplace

Our Effective Team Leadership Skills half day event includes:

  • Principles of high performing teams
  • Your leader traits and understanding your team
  • Tuckman’s team model
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Understanding and managing the Change curve
  • Communicating with confidence
  • Coaching model for developing your team
  • Coaching model to challenge performance issues
  • Motivating and rewarding

Time: Arrive from 09.00 for a 09.30 start and finishes at 13:00
Cost: Per delegate is £150 +VAT

To book your place click here

Effective Team Leadership Skills

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December 11, 2019
9:00 am
Northern Affinity, The Northern HQ,
103A New Pudsey Court
Bradford Road
Pudsey
LS28 6AT

Our employment law and HR training services aimed at business owners, team managers, future team leaders and others who have supervisory responsibilities and the day-to-day management of others or responsibility for HR.

Utilising practical skills and exercises, delegates will leave the workshop with tools and tips they can put into practice as soon as they step back into the workplace

Our Effective Team Leadership Skills half day event includes:

  • Principles of high performing teams
  • Your leader traits and understanding your team
  • Tuckman’s team model
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Understanding and managing the Change curve
  • Communicating with confidence
  • Coaching model for developing your team
  • Coaching model to challenge performance issues
  • Motivating and rewarding

Time: Arrive from 09.00 for a 09.30 start and finishes at 13:00
Cost: Per delegate is £150 +VAT.  Northern Affinity Partners are eligible for a 20% discount

To book your place click here