Advice on employing and managing people

Are you hiring staff and managing employees? We've got great tips to help you find and employ the right people, keep them happy, keep them motivated, and get the best from them.

Interview questions employers should ask and avoid

As a growing business and employer, how can you be sure you're recruiting the right person for your team? Read our great advice on what questions you should ask - and avoid - to help get it right first time.

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Our free guide to managing your people & payroll

Looking after your people and their pay will help give your business a winning edge. Our guide explains it all.

How employee engagement can improve your business

In any successful business, engaging with employees is not a luxury, but a necessity - read our guide to find out more.

Making employee benefits work for your business

Read our guide to find out how employee benefits can work for your business.

Interview questions employers should ask and avoid

Interviewing job candidates? We share our essential interview questions for employers to ask interviewees.

Advice for interviewers: how to sell your business to an employee

Before you interview your ideal job candidate, read our essential advice to find out how you can make them want to join your team.

Top tips for effective time management

10 great tips for time management, including understanding how you spend your time, project goals and how to prioritise activity.

Infographic: The growth of flexible working

Flexible working is changing work-life balance and the employment landscape. Our infographic shows how.

Recruiting staff: how to shortlist job candidates

How to select the right candidate for the job and make the recruitment process as easy as possible.

How to get the best out of new employees

10 great ways to get the best out of your new employee from performance improvement expert James Malia.

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