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Five successful project management techniques

Five successful project management techniques

Project management success is not limited to the completion of the task in hand. Increasingly, project managers are required to complete projects faster, more effectively and to a more stringent budget. There are many techniques that can help achieve this, but there are five key approaches that can promote success.
How much do I need to retire at 60 years old in the U.K.?

How much do I need to retire at 60 years old in the U.K.?

People who live in the U.K. will most likely be planning their retirement to commence when they are in their sixties. However, this is not something which can be done without planning. Those who are asking themselves the question "when can I retire?" should be thinking about retirement income planning.
The benefits of HR shared services

The benefits of HR shared services

Sales doesn't have to be the only method of generating income for a small business or corporation, shared services can save money, thus increasing your working capital. Though many different working departments can be shared between companies, the Human Resources department is especially useful in improving efficiency, revenue and streamlining day-to-day operations. Here are some shared services benefits.
How to calculate your NHS pension

How to calculate your NHS pension

The National Health Service (NHS) pension scheme is a long-term investment for future needs after retirement and a source of income after retirement. The NHS pension benefits are based on the highest salary in the last three years of contributing to the scheme. It important to know how to calculate the NHS pension for planning, decision making and pension forecast.
Where to find an online payroll service

Where to find an online payroll service

There are a number of payroll websites available on the Internet, varying in the cost and the facilities that they offer. This article will provide you with an evaluation of just a few of the payroll services which are available online and with a description of what each service includes for the price.
Where to find background check software

Where to find background check software

Background check software comes in many different types. As an employer, you have the right to check on any potential employee. If you are in charge of a high security company, it only makes sense to use the best background company around. Background check software is available in many degrees from a simple tenant screening to one that is used by NASA.
Bad customer service: what are the consequences?

Bad customer service: what are the consequences?

Everyone knows the importance of customer service, in general. If you are in business, you should not only know it but, you should put good customer service into practice. Do as expected at the minimum and exceed it if possible. Try the opposite and see what happens. Or else, read on for more information.
A guide to TeamWork Online

A guide to TeamWork Online

When the internet started booming in the 1990s, a technical version of the recruiting process was created by Filippell and it was named TeamWork Online. The software task replicated search methods by notifying and screening prospective candidates, developing profiles and also online interviewing so that leagues, teams and also sport organisations could utilise the internet and identify candidates. Read this article to learn more about TeamWork Online.
An introduction to the Occupational Health and Safety Act

An introduction to the Occupational Health and Safety Act

The Occupational Health and Safety Act sets the minimum working standards on how employees should be treated at work places. It is concerned at the safety, health, treatment and welfare of workers and other stakeholders like the society in order to promote a safe and friendly working environment. Issues involved are health, safety engineering, occupational hygiene, public health, occupational medicine as well as health physics.
How to find containers for sale

How to find containers for sale

There are numerous reasons why a person may want to purchase used or new shipping containers. A shipping box can be used for storage, sending furniture and other items overseas and as a portable office. People who want to buy this type of container will need to know where to look and what to look for.
Where to find employee review forms

Where to find employee review forms

If you own a business, whether it is small or large, you cannot always be watching all your employees. That is why it is important to be able to get some ways to have free staff evaluation forms. This article will inform you as to where online you can find these employee review forms, so that you can print them out, and give them to your advisers.
What is a sample secretary job description?

What is a sample secretary job description?

Secretaries provide essential business support to professionals such as managers, medical consultants or solicitors, and specific duties can vary considerably depending upon the role and the organisation. However, the main duties which are required of a secretary are the same throughout all organisations, and this article will provide an outline of a general secretary's job description.
How to create cool dance floors

How to create cool dance floors

As there is large mark-ups possible with hospitality management and people are willing to pay top dollar for this, there is potentially a lot of money to be made in the entertainment industry. As dance floors and the atmosphere around them are quite essential to any good party, a significant part of earning a good profit in the entertainment industry, whether at a permanent club or a temporary site, is the creation a cool dance floor, which will be detailed below.
What are the child labour laws in the U.K.?

What are the child labour laws in the U.K.?

The Child Labour Laws Acts in the U.K. are set by the Department of Education and they state that until children reach the mandatory school leaving age up to the last Friday in June in the academic year of their 16th birthday, they can only work a certain number of hours per week and only do certain jobs.
How to start an employee development plan

How to start an employee development plan

Are you looking to create an employee development plan for your company? An employee development plan is an excellent idea in your company because it creates a clear outline of what the goals and expectations are for your employees. In this way, both you and the employee know exactly what have to be done and what are expected. In this article, find out how to start an employee development plan.