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The Christmas Party Survival Guide

The Christmas Party Survival Guide

The big mistake that people make when they go to the works’ Christmas party is to treat it the same as a night out with their friends. It isn’t…. it is a work activity. That means that there are a whole new set of rules. But how do you behave when youRead More

Why Every Company Needs a Mental Health First Aider (MHFA)

Why Every Company Needs a Mental Health First Aider (MHFA)

As the fastest growing city in the UK, Leeds boasts over 119,000 companies which together generate 5% of England’s economic output with a workforce of 1.37 million. However, it should never be forgotten that behind these impressive figures are individual workers – each with their own challenges and struggles. MentalRead More

The Alternative Christmas Party – GUEST BLOG

The Alternative Christmas Party – GUEST BLOG

The flow of emails about Christmas parties starts in the middle of October and probably reaches its peak by the end of November. Some will come from HR consultants, others from law firms and others from membership organisations. Some will be from organisations I know and others, probably the majority,Read More

The Works Recruitment champions mental health of contract workforce following tragic loss!

The Works Recruitment champions mental health of contract workforce following tragic loss!

A recruitment consultancy which specialises in placing contingent workers is training its employees in Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) – and urging other companies to do the same – after recognising a dangerous gap in responsibility for this vulnerable section of the workforce. The decision to ensure staff at TheRead More

Pupils urged to take up careers in manufacturing!

Pupils urged to take up careers in manufacturing!

Leeds Manufacturing Live was staged to highlight the wide range of careers available in manufacturing firms and to destroy myths about the sector. Read more…… www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/business/pupils-are-urged-to-take-up-careers-in-manufacturing-1-9401494