Gravitas HR Blog

Looking for HR advice online? Read our latest blog posts below to find human resources, reward management and employment law advice for employers, as well as the latest developments, legislation and news from Gravitas HR.

employees, valued, workers, responsible employer, HR, risk assessment, heatwave UK

“Install air-conditioning.  Let them wear loose, casual clothing.  Give them copious amounts of bottled water.” 

06th August 2018
HR, employees, management, workplace relationships

So, you messed up at work.  What happened?  Did you forget a deadline?  Did you miss a client appointment?  Perhaps you accidentally offended a colleague with a careless comment?

30th July 2018
HR Consultants, HR, employee, resignation, wrongful dismissal

So, it’s ‘Bye Bye Boris’ and ‘Arrivederci David’.  Two of Theresa May’s biggest Brexit hard-hitters stormed from the building. 

11th July 2018
Employment law, HR advice, HR, worker, sub-contractor, gig economy

For the last couple of weeks, the Gravitas Grapevine has been buzzing with news about Pimlico Plumbers and the Supreme Court’s recent finding against them.

03rd July 2018
Gender pay gap, equal pay, HR, employment law, Equality Act

The women of Ford in Dagenham became heroes because of it.  BBC China Editor, Carrie Gracie, kicked up about it.  

19th June 2018
employee engagement, motivation, HR,

Will we be allowed home early to watch the England games?’

‘Will the boss let us have a TV in the ‘break room’?

30th May 2018
HR, absence management, employers, employees

Well!  What a weekend that was!  Record bank holiday temperatures.  A chance for the tabloids to wheel out the good old ‘What a scorcher!’ headlines.

11th May 2018
HR, Human Resources, motivation, employee engagement

What we can learn from Sunday’s two memorable Commonwealth Games moments.

Two contrasting images from the final day of the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

18th April 2018
Employment Law; GDPR, Gender Pay, HR, Minimum Wage,

With the first month of 2018 now behind us it’s time to consider new legislative changes.  

06th February 2018
HR, management training, responsibility, business, expense claims,

A recent survey by software company webexpenses claimed that businesses could be losing £100 million a year because of false and exaggerated expense claims.

24th January 2018

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