It is our intention to post a number of ’quick guides’ on this page to provide helpful tips on a range of people management topics. Look out for these in the near future.
In the meantime, we have listed below a number of useful links that you may find useful when searching for information about employment matters.
Useful links for UK employers/employees:
The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) is the world’s largest Chartered HR and development professional body. The CIPD supports and develops those responsible for the management and development of people within organisations. http://www.cipd.co.uk/
GOV.UK is a new place to find government services and information and is a useful resource for information about employing people (including pay, contracts and hiring) GOV.UK replaces DirectGov and BusinessLink sites. https://www.gov.uk/browse/employing-people
The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) is making a difference by supporting sustained growth and higher skills across the economy. http://www.bis.gov.uk/policies/employment-matters
Acas (Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service) aims to improve organisations and working life through better employment relations http://www.acas.org.uk/
Employment law information, news and updates from People Management Magazine http://www.peoplemanagement.co.uk/pm/subjects/employment-law/
HR Magazine provides business leaders with insight into and examples of business-contextualised HR in order to help them develop high-performing organisations.http://www.hrmagazine.co.uk/
Useful links for employers and HR Professionals in countries outside the UK:
The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management. Founded in 1948, SHRM has more than 575 affiliated chapters within the United States and subsidiary offices in China and India. http://www.shrm.org/Pages/default.aspx
The Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI) is the only national association in Australia representing human resource and people management professionals. http://www.resource.ahri.com.au/
FedEE (the Federation of European Employers) provides a practical HR resource for companies operating internationally across Europe, with a focus on employment law, pay and labour relations http://www.fedee.com/