Do we really have to carry out staff appraisals?

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So the question is… Are we as employers, legally required to carry out staff appraisals? The simple answer is no, there is no legal requirement currently for an employer to carry out employee appraisals. However, you really should, for all sorts of reasons. An appraisal system does not need to …

Win a £3,000 holiday

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Win a free holiday worth £3,000 BBX UK have launched an initiative to double our client base in 10 weeks. What this means to you is greater trading opportunities, the ability to earn a cash residual income through our ambassador program plus a chance to win a holiday worth £3000! …

The Factory – Upcycling and training by BCHA

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Many thanks to Lorna Trent, fund-raising manager at BCHA for such an interesting tour of the new social enterprise centre at Alder Hills in Poole. Of particular interest was “The Factory” an upcycling retail warehouse selling everything from a spare gear lever for your bike through to pallet wood furniture …

21st Century Healthcare

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Whilst the NHS remains a ‘national treasure’ and fantastic in so many ways, recent years have brought increasing pressure on the original vision of providing an ever-expanding range of healthcare services, freely delivered to all. With a growing funding gap, rapidly increasing population and demand on NHS services, and slipping waiting …

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Dorset Business Angels are delighted to announce the start of the new investment season. We will be hosting a special investors dinner event with exclusive use of Oscar’s Restaurant at the Royal Bath Hotel in the centre of Bournemouth. There are only 20 places in total for self-certified investors only*. 

In Business and wearing jeans

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The world no longer defines successful businesspeople by their suit and ties. Today we live in a world where any entrepreneur can create a successful, profitable, enjoyable business in whatever style suits him or her the best. And hey, if putting on a suit and heading for your corporate office …

Health and Safety minister Mark Harper calls for an end to organisations using regulations as a “smoke screen”.

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Apparently, around 300 complaints have been made to the HSE’s ‘myth buster’ panel about seemingly ridiculous rules. The panel, which was created by the Government to expose misuse of the ‘health and safety’ tag, says that the health and safety laws have been used to ban donkey rides on beaches and …

How to burn 500 calories at your desk

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Get those abdominals working: How to burn 500 calories at your desk  By burning up to 500 calories a day, staff can burn 2,500 calories a week, or 130,000 a year – the equivalent of 429 cheeseburgers. ‘Busy office workers who don’t have time to hit the gym can still …