Cascade’s CIPD HR Software Show 2018 highlights
Thursday 14th June 2018 didn’t just mark the close of another successful CIPD HR Software Show – it also signalled the end of an era. We enjoyed the final HRSS as we know it, ahead of the expo changing to become the Festival of Work event at Olympia London next year. But before we look too far into the future at what’s to come, in this blog we reflect on Cascade’s five biggest HRSS highlights…
Sep 14 2018
It is understandably sensitive and difficult subject, but a new survey has recently shown that most employees expect their employer’s to offer paid bereavement leave as part of a minimum benefit profile. Luckily, this expectation also appears to be backed up by reality: of 634 organisations polled within the same survey, nearly all (97.9%), indicated […]
Sep 11 2018
There’s no denying that the work-life balance can be tricky to manage, especially in today’s fast-paced, professional world, but a gradual shift in business attitudes and mindsets could slowly we moving towards the idea of a four day working week. The Trades Union Congress (TUC) has stated that advances in technology mean that a four […]
Sep 10 2018
To mark National Payroll Week, our CEO Oliver Shaw provides top 10 tips on how to reward employees in the modern business environment… Start from day one – kickstart employees’ motivation from the minute they join the team, with a positive welcome and access to all the resources they need. This initial interaction will create […]
Sep 5 2018
Wales’ leading homelessness charity optimises HR process with cutting-edge cloud software Llamau – the award-winning Cardiff-based homelessness charity – have recently invested in our cloud technology, utilising it to streamline their in-house HR operations! With a history that spans 30 years of providing support and refuge to the country’s vulnerable women and young people, Llamau’s […]
Sep 4 2018
The last two years have seen a myriad of new rules, regulations and legislative expectations added to the requirements of UK businesses, and this summer has been no different. Following several years of government consideration around the issue of executive pay and ‘corporate irresponsibility,’ they have recently announced new legislation, requiring employers to publish their pay […]
Aug 24 2018
The UK holiday season is in full swing, but whilst many of us are currently basking in sunnier climes, an almost equal number appear to be reluctant to take any annual leave at all. New research shows that many UK employees are failing to use their full holiday entitlement, with a survey by Glassdoor showing […]
Aug 20 2018
It formed part of Labour’s social reform manifesto in the run up to the 2015 election, and was championed by David Cameron when the Conservatives came to power later that year, but the government recently announced that it was shelving its plans for Grandparental Leave. With more than half of UK mothers relying on care […]
Aug 8 2018
Birmingham Royal Ballet (BRB) – one of the world’s most prestigious classical ballet companies – have recently invested in our software. Located in the heart of Birmingham – with Her Majesty the Queen as their royal patron – it is one of the UK’s largest centres for dance development and performance, alongside The Royal Ballet […]
Jul 31 2018
Performance may ‘look’ different from one business to the next, but in a high-performance culture, are equally high levels of pressure inevitable? Is there a secret to achieving the perfect balance and what role do senior HR professionals play? Our HR Business Partner Emily Cryan explains more… Some people will blame Brexit for the ever-mounting […]
Jul 30 2018
As the hunt for talent becomes ever tougher, many employers are searching for increasingly unusual ways to stand out from the crowd. But what is the secret to attracting and retaining staff, and is it possible to create a great office culture without relying on gimmicks? Our CEO Oliver Shaw offers his thoughts… Organisational culture […]
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