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What do you need to consider when screening and re-vetting…

SM&CR now applies to all financial firms. The onus is on firms to perform adequate checks on their employees before they join the company and at regular intervals afterwards. Read more about what...

Webinar - Mar 2020
Employment re-screening: how should you do it and why is…

  Background checking your candidates is one of the most vital stages of the pre-employment process. But what happens after your candidate has been onboarded and in employment for a year, five...

Blog - Jan 2020
What is the Senior Managers and Certification Regime?
What is the Senior Managers and Certification Regime, and what…

SMCR refers to the Senior Managers and Certification Regime (also known as SM&CR) and as a HR professional working in financial services, you’ll have no doubt heard about it in some form,...

Blog - Jan 2020
Infographic: HR Onboarding Trends 2019

Successful onboarding in a competitive landscape   The best employee checks aren’t about ticking boxes. They’re about understanding people. Making sure you hire the right person first time...

Infographic - Nov 2019
Top 10 right to work pitfalls and how to avoid…

Right to work is a check required by UK law to ensure that all your potential and existing employees are eligible to work in the UK. The Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act now means that a...

Blog - Nov 2019
5 challenges employers face when looking for new employees and how to address them
5 challenges employers face when looking for new employees and…

From conducting background checks to embracing automation, here’s how to hire smarter, better and faster. Trying to find the right talent to join your organisation can be tough. With numerous...

Blog - Nov 2019
Successful onboarding in a competitive landscape

HR Onboarding Trends Report 2019 The best employee checks aren’t about ticking boxes. They’re about understanding people. Making sure you hire the right person first time is essential for...

Report - Oct 2019
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Why background checking is important for seasonal recruitment and how…

Seasonal workers are as much a part of the holiday season as Christmas carols, fairy lights and Father Christmas. Added to this, our economy is becoming increasingly reliant on agency workers, with...

Blog - Oct 2019
Improving Onboarding at Sky: Case Study

Over the last 12 months, Sky have gone through a major change programme focusing on expanding and improving the service offering of their HR Admin teams. They needed a meticulous and compliant,...

Case Study - Sep 2019
What is strategic workforce planning, what part does data have…

We spoke to Olly Britnell, Global Head of Analytics and HR strategy at Experian. How would you describe strategic workforce planning and what do you need to make it successful? Olly Britnell:...

Blog - Jul 2019
HR analytics in 2019: key themes and challenges

Hyper-connectivity, the Internet of Things, artificial intelligence, robotics, neural networks, deep analytics, bitcoin, blockchain and self-learning systems. All these and more are transforming,...

Blog - Jun 2019
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Case Study: Ocado; Delivering beyond the doorstep; a positive customer…

    Ocado is an online supermarket delivering both groceries and general merchandise direct to the door of its customers. With over 580,000 active customers, Ocado is the world’s largest...

Case Study - May 2019