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Knowing the needs of the junior workforce

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Knowing the needs of the junior workforce In any business, its workforce lies at the heart of creating a productive, effective and successful operation. As well as ensuring that the framework is in place to help tasks run smoothly, it is vital that staff wellbeing and happiness is also looked after as stress, anger and… Read more »

3 features of IQ:careplanner you need to know about

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3 features of IQ:careplanner you need to know about Intelligent and organised staff planning and management is imperative to a wide range of industries, ensuring that clients are satisfied and tasks are completed successfully. However, one of these sectors that relies on this more than many is the, increasingly stretched, home care sector. Often operating… Read more »

How to plan for pregnant workers

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How to plan for pregnant workers When in charge of managing employees at work there are many factors that can cause a fluctuating workforce including holiday, illness and pregnancy. However, recent reports have revealed that this temporary absence is forced to be permanent for many pregnant workers. Maria Miller, Chair of the Women and Equalities… Read more »

EU Nationals – What you need to know about your home care job after Brexit

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EU Nationals – What you need to know about your home care job after Brexit  Although just over two months have passed since the Brexit vote was decided, many are still unsure how this will affect them and when. Amongst the many issues that had been raised throughout the debate, including the economy and the… Read more »

The toxins in your cleaning products you should know about

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The toxins in your cleaning products you should know about In 2016 many industries are becoming increasingly aware of their eco-friendly responsibility, taking steps to reduce as much harm to the environment and their members of staff as possible, in their day to day operations. This drive is something that is seen in many cleaning… Read more »

How to inspire your team

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How to inspire your team Managing a team of different personalities with a range of skills and responsibilities can be a challenge, but there are some steps you can take to inspire your team and improve their work. Engaged and happy employees are more productive, loyal and focused. While the benefits of an energised team… Read more »

Should Cleaning Companies Go Green?

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With the pressure on for businesses to do their bit to ‘go green’, one Bristol based cleaning company has taken steps to move to cruelty free vegan products. Gleem argues that moving to less chemical-heavy cleaning products makes sense for the environment and for the wellbeing of workers. In light of this, we’re asking if… Read more »