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Managing Stress in the HR Profession

Hi all, I'm introducing an online event tomorrow where experts will talk about how those of us in the HR profession can mange our own stress and i've been asked to give a short intro about why it's important for us to do so. My immediate thought is that in order to support the rest of the workforce in our organisations to the best of our abilities, we first need to take care of ourselves. We need to ensure we're in a strong, healthy place so we can provide effective care and support to others.…

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Training whilst on Maternity Leave

Hello Our Training team have set up mandatory online modules like H&S, Fire safety, GDPR etc... They receive an export of our employee’s work email addresses to send out the training links and anyone on Maternity is also picked up. My questions are, if someone is on maternity and is sent the training, would they need to use KIT days or be paid for the time to complete it? The modules are roughly 45 mins and they are sent in order so you only have access to a few at a time and on completion…

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Unconscious Bias Training and Virtual team activities

Good afternoon all,I've been asked to adapt an existing Unconscious Bias training pack that was previously delivered in the classroom into a virtual training session (probably via Teams). The material contains some activities that were very successful in the training room, so I will be looking at ways of adapting these, but can I please ask if anyone has conducted virtual UB training in the past year, and what exercises did you use to reinforce the UB message? How did you do this and what…

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2 Replies · Reply by Richard Booth Mar 26

Would you like to take part in an L&D podcast?

  The Good Practice podcast, a weekly show about work, performance and learning, is looking for someone in the early stages of an L&D career to talk about their experiences. It involves a 30-40 min relaxed chat with one of the hosts based on a few guiding questions. You can listen to The Good Practice podcast by following this link: https://podcast.goodpractice.com/ or searching for it wherever you get your podcasts.   If you're interested, please get in touch with gtowersey@emerald.com.

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4 Replies · Reply by Helen Jeffery Feb 8

Study Skills videos

Hi  We've just pulled together a selection of webinar recordings about study skills and housed them on the CareerBurst platform to make them easy to access. Take a look. Please comment on them and even let us know if and what you would like to see…

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Disheartened

Hi everyone I hope you are all keeping well in these difficult times. I started my level 5 HR diploma in August 20 and it's been a struggle to get through as I am so busy in my day job, but I'm trying my best and really enjoying it. What I am…

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7 Replies · Reply by Kiran Apr 11

IR35 SDS contracts

Would any one be able to give me any advice on IR35 SDS contracts? It isn't something my organisation has had to deal with before and I'd really appreciate some guidance. If not, can anyone recomend a contact who could advise?Thank you in advance :) 

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3 Replies · Reply by Hannah Brooks Mar 23

New resources in CareerBurst

Hi The development team at CB have some great new content for you: The challenge checklist video - For anyone who has chosen ‘challenge’ as a motivator this new video might be helpful. It provides a checklist of things to ask before choosing the…

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Lessons from Lockdown

If you are looking for insights into the impact of Lockdown on leadership, take a look at this recording. Here is some information about the event taken from the original event details: Reflecting on the lessons learned in the six-months since the UK first went into lockdown, this three-hour mini conference delves into what the future might hold for learning, engagement and talent. - as well as offering an inspirational look at the stories of leaders across the UK who've risen to the challenges…

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Keeping positive!

To all the lovely L&D and HR leaders - here is a personal resource of how I combat all that negativity and anxiety around the Covid19 - by focussing on some 'Good News' (literally)I wanted to share with all of you, as it has really made a change in my day-to-day and I hope, it will cheer you up a bit too -especially if you need to self-isolate, socially distance or work remotely > https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/How do you uplift your spirit?Stay well, stay positive!Iris 

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Hi All,  Does anyone know where the HRF area is that is mentioned in assignment video 3? Jennie mentioned that she had added research links in etc but I cant find it anywhere Thanks
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We've just pulled together a selection of webinar recordings about study skills and housed them on the CareerBurst platform to make them easy to access.
Take a look. Please comment on them and even let us know if and what you would like to see…
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Hi all, I'm introducing an online event tomorrow where experts will talk about how those of us in the HR profession can mange our own stress and i've been asked to give a short intro about why it's important for us to do so. My immediate thought is…
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