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How to Announce Employee Promotions

When it comes to promoting an employee, you might have had to make some tough decisions, and rightly or wrongly some people might feel jealousy or resentment. Announcing a promotion in the right way should quell those negative feelings and should shed light on ...

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Articles, Stress Management

28 Alarming Signs that Stress is Affecting Your Body

The human body is well designed to experience, react to and cope with stress. When we find ourselves under immense pressure our bodies release hormones (notably cortisol) to keep us motivated, alert and wary of danger, often referred to as the ‘fight or ...

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Articles, Manual Handling

How Online Retail is Changing Manual Handling Practices

In 2015, 77% of men and 77% of women said that they shop online. In 2016, it’s estimated that 7.4% of all sales worldwide will be made via the internet, rising to over 8% in years to come. But how does this affect health ...

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Articles, Safeguarding Children

How does Dyslexia Affect Your Child’s Relationship with Music?

If you have a dyslexic child who loves music, you’ll want to support them as much as you can. The best way to help your child succeed is to predict future problems and plan ways to combat them. Dyslexic children could have problems with ...

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Articles, Electrical Safety

Landlord’s Guide to Electrical Safety

Electricity is an important part of normal life and will be present in every property that you rent out to tenants. Despite its familiarity, however, electricity has the potential to cause serious injuries, fires and damage to property and possessions if it’s not ...

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Articles, Food Hygiene

How to Reduce Food Waste at Home

According to Love Food Hate Waste, we throw away 7 million tonnes of food from our homes every year and that waste is costing the average household £60 per month. We’ve worked with Hackney-based food education charity, Bags of Taste, to bring you 21 ...

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Anaphylaxis FAQs: Top Questions About Allergic Reactions0

Anaphylaxis FAQs: Top Questions About Allergic Reactions

What is Anaphylaxis? Anaphylaxis is a serious allergic reaction by the immune system which has the potential to be life threatening if not dealt with quickly and appropriately. Anaphylaxis can be triggered by all manner of allergens ...

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A PDP Guide & Template for Young Professionals0

A PDP Guide & Template for Young Professionals

A personal development plan (or PDP) isn’t just a mandatory something that managers makes you do before a yearly appraisal; they’re also that firm rock that helps your dreams and desires stay in sight. A good plan ...

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Data Protection in Schools: How to Comply With The Data Protection Act0

Data Protection in Schools: How to Comply With The Data Protection Act

Any organisation that handles personal information about people is required to comply with the Data Protection Act (1998). They must ensure it is handled securely and confidentially, which requires the implementation of robust systems and management ...

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Food Hygiene

5 Key HACCP Considerations for the Bakery Industry0

5 Key HACCP Considerations for the Bakery Industry

Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points – or HACCP – is the internationally-recognised food safety management system that helps foods businesses to identify, evaluate and control the hazards in their premises that pose a significant risk ...

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Self Employment Law Changes0

Self Employment Law Changes

New Health and Safety Legislation now applies for the self-employed. Are you aware of the new changes? Health and Safety for the self-employed has seen a recent change in legislation. From 1 October 2015, if you are self-employed ...

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Essential Fire Prevention Rules for the Workplace Environment0

Essential Fire Prevention Rules for the Workplace Environment

It’s easy to forget the risk of fire when working in an office environment. It seems so harmless due to the absence of significant sources of heat, as opposed to – say – a commercial kitchen. ...

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Ensuring Human Dignity and Respect in Nursing: A Checklist0

Ensuring Human Dignity and Respect in Nursing: A Checklist

Spending an extended period of time in care is a trying time for anyone, especially those who have to surrender a great deal of their independence to a complete stranger. This is especially true of the ...

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