Blog & HR News

At Practical HR, we like to keep our clients as informed as possible. One way in which we do this is by posting regular news articles highlighting what we think might be of interest to you. Here you can find information and updates relating to HR and employment law.

How can I work with Practical HR?
We have lots of ways you can work with us. If you are looking for on-going HR support/advice, then we ...
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I need contracts of employment, can you help?
Yes, we have a number of ways to help you with implementing contracts of employment. We offer a bespoke drafting ...
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I need support for a meeting with an employee. Can you help?
Yes, we provide onsite support and can help you with those difficult or sensitive meetings with employees. We can attend ...
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Can you draft letters/correspondence?
Yes, we can draft any letters or correspondence needed in any situation. We also have our First Line Support site ...
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I have an employee who is off on long term sick and I have no idea when they might return. Is there anything I can do?
Yes, this is a 'capability' case i.e. your employee is not capable of fulfilling their contract due to their absence. ...
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I have an employee who has a very poor attitude to work. Is there anything I can do?
Yes, attitude is about behaviour and if an employee's behaviour is having a detrimental impact on the business then this ...
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Why should I have an employee handbook?
There are lots of reasons to have an employee handbook. Firstly, there are certain policies and procedures that are legal ...
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I need to keep my documentation up to date, but don’t have the time (and/or expertise). What should I do?
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I want to get my HR in order so it supports the business moving forward. What do I need to consider?
We would recommend a number of steps to get your HR in order and we can support you with all ...
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