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3 Reasons You Should Be Networking

Business is always about people. It doesn’t matter what you make, what you sell or what service you provide, ultimately you are in the business of people. Which means every single one of us needs to be able to network.   For many, the word “networking” may...

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Masterclass: Networking with Will Kintish

WHAT People Matters HR Are pleased to announce a half day networking course with Will Kintish. Will is an international speaker and trainer who has written a number of books on networking which have been published worldwide. Will has personally helped thousands of...

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Basic Steps for Effective Decision Making

We all know that running a business requires people to make decisions.  The better the decision, the better the outcome.  Therefore, it’s important that their decision making skills are up to scratch.  However, decision making isn’t always something we are taught how...

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Why the best decisions aren’t the perfect ones

Being the decision maker, whether that’s in a group of friends, in your home life or at work, brings with it an element of control.  If you decide what happens, then you’re likely (in theory, at least) to be choosing the outcome that works best for you.  Control means...

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Top 5 Communication Skills

As you’re no doubt aware by now, we will be holding our next People Matters HR Seminar* on 25th June 2019 at Bury FC.  The theme for this talk will be communication, more specifically, How communication can help your business,  with Will Kintish as our guest...

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Are You Making These Communication Mistakes?

As you’re no doubt aware by now, we will be holding our next People Matters HR Seminar* on 25th June 2019 at Bury FC.  The theme for this talk will be communication, more specifically, How communication can help your business,  with Will Kintish as our guest speaker....

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What is Communication?

All of us are good at communicating, aren’t we?  I mean, we all do it every single day.  So, with all that practice, we must all excel at it.   However, you can’t help wondering if that was true then there would be no such thing as misunderstandings.  Perhaps then...

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Preventing Slips, Trips and Falls in the Workplace

Throughout this month, in the lead up to our FREE Seminar on Health and Safety Responsibilities for SMEs we are looking at various H&S topics.  This week we wanted to tackle the infamous, and particularly common, hazards involving slips, trips and falls.  ...

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Health and Safety: What is a Competent Person?

In our last article we talked about some of the things you need to consider, or arrange, when it comes to Health and Safety within the workplace.  One of the first things you need to sort out is appointing a Competent Person; but what exactly does this mean? Competent...

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FREE Seminar: Health & Safety Responsibilities for SMEs

WHAT The award winning team at People Matters HR will be delivering their third FREE seminar of the year on 30th April 2019 at Bury GC, Gigg Lane. This seminar will focus on the health and safety responsibilities of SMEs, and is ideal for anyone who wants to better...

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