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.

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.  Radio 4 heavyweights, John Humphrys and Jon Sopel joked about it and were sent to t

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
HR, Management skills, managing people

Consider this scenario - a management position becomes available in your company, and you decide to promote from within.

22nd January 2018
Human Resources, HR, motivation, goals, employee engagement, business

As we are now well into 2018 the HR headaches typically associated with the festive period have become a distant memory and it’s full steam ahead for businesses up and down the country. 

16th January 2018
HR, employees, soft skills, business,

 “Soft skills” is a phrase that gets banded around a lot these days, especially in the world of work.

06th November 2017
National Minimum Wage, HR, HR processes, employment law, legislation, compliance

HMRC has recently published a list of employers who are failing to pay staff the National Minimum Wage, and a staggering £1.9 million is due to be handed out in compensation.

02nd October 2017

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