Autumn Newsletter

We hope you all had a great summer! Autumn is in the air, the leaves are falling, it’s getting chillier, I’m looking forward to crisp sunny mornings, lots of walks, log fires… it’s my favourite season. In this newsletter we catch up with changes in employment law and also remind you about World Mental Health […]

Summer Newsletter

Where is the year going? It’s summertime already and after all those weeks of rain, we are finally seeing some sunshine. We hope you will get some time over the next few months to relax, enjoy the outdoors and spend some extra time with family. In this newsletter we discuss Strategic HR, Workplace Culture, Developing […]

Mental Health Awareness Week – 13th to 19th May 2019

Mental Health Awareness Week is taking place across the UK. The week aims to increase awareness of mental health challenges and promote the message of good mental health for all. One in four people in the UK are said to be suffering with a mental health condition but struggle to find what they need. This […]

International Women’s Day – 8th March 2019 #BalanceforBetter

International Women’s Day is a global day to celebrate social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. This year’s theme is #BalanceForBetter – organisers of International Women’s Day are calling for people to post their #IWD2019 message on social media with your “hands out” balance pose for a strong call-to-action for others to help forge […]

Brexit – Deal or No Deal?

Theresa May is under pressure to come up with an alternative Brexit deal that will win support from MPs across the political spectrum, following her defeat in the House of Commons on Tuesday 15 January. This means that for the moment, the continuing rights of EU citizens in the UK and vice versa beyond 29 […]

A coffee with Helen Straw

After nearly 18 years of taking the initial leap of faith and setting up her own HR consultancy learn what inspires her, how she likes to relax away from work and her love of hot chocolate and cake! Click on the link below to find out more about Helen Straw. https://www.examinerlive.co.uk/news/business/coffee-withhelen-straw-personnel-partnership-15678988

New Employment Training Programme Launched

We have launched a new training programme in conjunction with Eaton Smith Solicitors, designed to enhance and maintain relationships between employers and their employees. The programme, which will kick start on 24 April and continue throughout the year and into early 2019, is split into five modules. We will provide delegates with the tools they […]

GDPR is on its way!

GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) will apply in the UK From 25th May 2018. Europe’s data protection rules will undergo their biggest changes in two decades! GDPR will replace the existing Data Protection act and applies to all companies worldwide that process personal data of EU citizens. This will change how businesses and organisations handle […]

7 Common HR Problems and Top Tips

We were thrilled to recently be asked to write an article for The Growth Hub – York, North Yorkshire & East Riding Enterprise Partnership. In this article you’ll learn How to handle grievances and misconduct What to do about absences What to do if you’ve recruited the wrong person http://howsbusiness.org/business-articles/7-common-hr-problems-and-top-tips# For further information and...

Employee Management Skills Workshops

We’re pleased to announce that Eaton Smith and The Personnel Partnership are continuing their popular series of practical and interactive workshops aimed at all managers with responsibility for people management and HR staff who would welcome additional skills development. The trainers have received excellent feedback from all in attendance and have been described as: “trainers […]

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