Latest News

Latest News

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...

read more

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....

read more

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...

read more

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.  ...

read more

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...

read more

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...

read more

First Steps Towards Health and Safety in the Workplace

Running a business can be hard enough without having to factor in all the necessary health and safety steps you have to take to ensure you, your staff and any customers or visitors are protected. However, health and safety doesn’t need to be complicated, or a headache...

read more

Mental Health Myths in the Workplace

We’ve been talking a lot recently about mental health, but do we always know what we mean by this?  Mental health is something we all have – the same as physical health.  Sometimes it’s good, sometimes it’s less so.  When it starts to deteriorate, that’s when we begin...

read more

Common Causes of Work-Based Stress

For the last few weeks we’ve been talking about how to spot the signs of stress, as well as offering a number of top tips for how to manage stress.  However, to date we’ve only been talking about stress in general terms – what happens when you are suffering from...

read more

FREE Seminar: Mental Health in the Workplace

WHAT The award winning team at People Matters HR will be hosting a FREE seminar, alongside Bury FC, on Thursday, 14th March 2019 focussing on mental health in the workplace. This seminar is open to anyone who wishes to find out more about mental health in the...

read more

Top Tips for Managing Stress (Part 2)

Earlier this week we gave you three top tips for managing stress (having a massage, exercise or doing breathing exercises).  Now we want to give you some more of our top tips, as there are so many fantastic options to consider.  A balanced diet Come on, you knew it...

read more