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5 Employer Failures You Shouldn’t Stand For

Contributed Post When you accept a position at a company, it’s important to be aware that the business owner has responsibilities that must be upheld. There are plenty of company owners who hope that employees won’t notice their failings and will continue to work for them regardless. Unfortunately, that’s exactly what happens with employees continuing to work for employers who fail to provide benefits, offer protection or even pay them the right amount. Don’t stand for this in your job and make sure you hold your employer to a high standard. Image Source Failing To Protect You Office and business injuries are incredibly common. If you’re not careful, you can end up in a business where accidents simply aren’t taken seriously at all. This could…
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4 Things to Do If You are Continually Being Overlooked at Work

Contributed Post There is no feeling more demoralising than arriving at work and feeling unwanted and undervalued. You feel like you work your socks off for this company and they never give you the credit you deserve. They don’t take health and safety seriously, they never give you any compliments about your work and you are never given promotional prospects. It is true that being overlooked at work is an upsetting feeling that can cause long term health issues and stress. You need to take a stand and fight for what you deserve in the workplace using these four tried and tested methods. Explore Your Rights If you suspect that your workplace has exposed you to hazardous substances then you have every right to explore…
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Confident Business Management 101

Contributed Post When you first embark on your journey as an entrepreneur, you’re going to have a lot on your plate. While getting the most important stuff over with is crucial, such as registering your business and mapping out a decent business, you can always go the extra mile to feel confident and secure. It doesn’t even have to take up that much time as it is really all about the small things. Image link: Pexels Here is a handy guide to how you can manage your startup confidently, thinking ahead, and ensuring that you have everything you need in case something should go wrong. Not that it will go wrong but, you know, it might just as well. Read up on everything As I…
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5 Activities That Could Bring Your Team Closer Together

https://unsplash.com/photos/-xJAb5-NJSQ In business, you always want to ensure that your team works well together. Because a company is only ever as good as its people. Not only will you want to find and hire the best of the best, but you’ll also want to nurture them, train them, and ensure that you can create the greatest staff that you could possibly have. A huge part of that is team building. Because when you have this range of people that are great at what they do, there’s not always a guarantee that when put together, they’ll work well. Of course, you’ll always want to bring the right people into departments so that you know the team will mesh well, but not everyone in your company will…
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Self-Employed But Want To Grow Your Business? Why It Might Be Time To Have Employees

If you are like me and are self-employed, then the time might come that you need to take on a staff member of two. If you want your business to grow, or it is getting out of hand as it is, and you feel constantly rushed off your feet, then it could be a good idea to employ staff. Whether full-time or part-time, though, there are things that you need to think about to make sure that you are doing the practice legally and lawfully. Here are some suggestions and ideas for when it comes to taking your self-employment to the next level. It would be great to hear if you have any experience of this and what has worked for you; we’re all in…
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