Monitoring and Privacy – striking the balance
MHR's DPO explains how you balance the right of the individual to privacy in the workplace against the very real concerns of an organisation in relation to theft, whether this be data, intellectual property or cash. Here she shares her tips for balancing employee privacy against necessary monitoring.
08 July 2020
Agility, Resilience and Digital Transformation
The world of work is undoubtedly in turmoil. We hear the word agile pop up again and again. It tends to be followed by the term resilience. One stands beside the other and there has been a nationwide consensus that it is something we need to work on.
02 July 2020
The 3 Moments that Matter during a Crisis
There is nothing in our leadership or HR annals that could truly have prepared us for the impact of the global Covid-19 pandemic. In this blog guest blogger, Deborah Hartung explains what we in HR can learn from our marketing colleagues and the three top moments that matter in a crisis.
29 June 2020
Old-fashioned record keeping risks security issues for organisations
Document storage and management sounds incredibly dry and may not be high on an organisation’s agenda, however, it’s an often-overlooked area that could be high-risk when it comes to data protection and security.
26 June 2020
How to Inspire Creativity in the Workplace
Creativity has always been an important aspect of any healthy work environment. In fact, according to LinkedIn Learning, it’s the most important skill in the world, but it’s not necessarily a skill that can be “turned on” on-demand. It’s unique in that it really isn’t a skill that can be learned.
24 June 2020
How to Build a Positive Company Culture That Engages Talented Employees
Company culture is one of the most integral parts of any business. It’s something that has an impact on almost every aspect of a company. From increased productivity to recruiting top talent, it’s the pillar of a happy workforce. In this guest blog, Michael Deane discusses some company culture strategies.
23 June 2020
International Women in Engineering Day 2020
As a tech company, our involvement in the women in tech conversation is important to us and our employees. At MHR, a quarter of our technical roles are held by women. This sits above the UK average which has plateaued at 16% since 2009. This pause in progress is concerning, and here we discuss why it is important to encourage more women into tech.
22 June 2020
Return to Work
With non-essential shops opening the doors for business this week, it finally looks like we are returning to some level of normality. However, for many companies the instruction from the government remains the same: your employees should continue to work from home where they can.
19 June 2020
Employee Mental Health Infographic on Work During Lockdown
How to maintain efficient payroll in unstable times
Coronavirus is impacting our mental health
Top five tips to run your HR function smoothly in an economic crisis
How MHR can support you in the current Coronavirus epidemic