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.

Staying ahead in business, valued employees, retain employees,

The first few weeks of the new year presents a fantastic opportunity to ensure that your staff are fully onboard with your strategic goals. 

30th January 2017
Employment law changes, NMW, gender pay gap,

There are a few things that you are pretty certain of in life.

30th January 2017
Business leaders, leadership skills, people, HR

If you run your own business, then it goes without saying that you’ll want to be the best leader you can possibly be.

26th January 2017
HR Consultant, business consultancy, quality HR Consultancy, employment legislation

If you’re thinking about working with an HR Consultant, then you probably want to know what the working relationship is really going to look like. 

12th January 2017
Sickness absence management, sickness at work, HR policies, employee handbook

According to recent research from Canada Life Group Insurance, ‘presenteeism’ is still a very real issue for UK employers.

10th January 2017
Setting business goals, employee relations, motivation at work, HR consultants, effective leadership, employee engagement

During the lead up to Christmas and New Year, spirits are often high in the workplace. Everyone starts to wind down and look forward to spending time with friends, family and loved ones.

09th January 2017
Attitude to risk in business, HR Consultant, people management, employment law

Would you call yourself a ‘reluctant leader’?  Many business owners are likely to identify with this if they are completely honest.

07th December 2016
Work life balance, six hour day, effective leadership, HR, employee engagement

Sweden has made headlines recently after some companies decided to move to a six-hour working day, in an effort to increase productivity and offer staff a better work-life balance.

28th November 2016
integrity, honesty, employee engagement, respect, trust, HR

Management Speak is something that plenty of us use regularly without giving too much thought to how it is being perceived by others.

21st November 2016
Need for legislation; avoid a HR nightmare;

Rarely a week goes by without a household name hitting the headlines for making a massive HR faux pas.

14th November 2016