Your Guide to Hiring and Managing Remote Teams

1st July 2022

This Blog was written by Lucy Reed – lucy_reed@gigmine.co

Hiring is a complex
process that includes finding an individual with the right skills to fulfill a
business need. Even though most businesses have comprehensive hiring processes
which involve resume screening, numerous interviews, assignments, and more, one
cannot be 100% sure that the candidate will be a good fit. It is only in the
days and weeks ahead where an employee either makes or misses the mark.

With the rise in remote
working, the hiring process has been made harder as

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45 Tools and Resources for Student Mental Health

23rd June 2022

This Blog was written by Mary Jenkins from iReviews

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states that depression and anxiety in children and teens have increased over time, and more than 5 out of 10 children between the ages of 3 and 17 with behavior disorders have needed treatment.

Adults aren’t without risk, though. The National Institute of Mental Health estimates that around 7.8% of all adults have dealt with at least one major episode of depression (in 2019). Episodes

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Website Mistakes Your Small Business Is Making That Cost You Sales (and How to Fix Them)

25th May 2022

This Blog was written by Lucy Reed – lucy_reed@gigmine.co

Small business
owners often overlook the importance of their website and its ability to
generate more sales. Pasadena is a competitive market, and if your website
isn’t up to par, you may be missing out on potential customers. A poorly
designed site can lead customers away from your business and into a
competitor’s door. This guide shows you the most common website mistakes made
by small businesses and how to fix them.

Not Using Relevant Keywords

One of the most common mistakes

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Top Areas Where HR Consulting Can Help Strengthen Your Business

1st April 2022

Photo by RODNAE Productions via PexelsThis Blog was written by Lucy Reed – lucy_reed@gigmine.co

Even if you already have a strong team, bringing in a human resources consultant or coach has many benefits. Among these are an improved recruitment process, the potential to write clearer and more relevant disciplinary policies, and to help you make sure that you are providing the right benefits. SERP presents the following guide to help you get started.

What Is
HR Consulting?

HR consulting is the process of bringing

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Designing a Client-Friendly Home Office During the Pandemic

8th March 2022

This Blog was written by Jason Kenner Onparparent.com  jkenner@onparparent.com

Home-based businesses have become a popular trend in recent years, especially during the pandemic. Numerous business models, from consulting to dog grooming, are great candidates for home-based businesses. Some home businesses involve in-person meetings with clients while others can operate entirely remotely. Regardless, it’s important to stage and decorate your home workspace to showcase your professionalism and make clients feel comfortable. Here are some tips from the Hull and East

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Mental Health at Christmas: Some Tips for Coping

15th December 2021

This Blog is from Rehab 4 Addiction, a UK-based addiction helpline

Mental Health at Christmas: Some Tips for Coping – Rehab 4 Addiction

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Certificates and certified document copies from Companies House

22nd November 2021

Certificates and certified document copies from Companies House – Companies House

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How Businesses Can Make The Online Leap

26th February 2021

This Blog was written by Assured Marketing.

A Shot In The Arm For All Business Owners: How Small Local Businesses Can Expand Rapidly Online.

Here’s the thing, if you were to ask small business owners 18 months ago “Do you feel that improving your online presence is the number one priority in moving your business forward” only a handful would answer yes. But absolutely no-one saw the Coronavirus Pandemic coming and nearly all small businesses were ill-prepared to deal with transitioning their

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How Red Herring Games Adapted Quickly to Coronavirus Challenges

7th May 2020

Humber LEP’s Business Champion discusses how her business diversified to not only meet challenges of the coronavirus lockdown – but to thrive.

Jo Smedley is the Humber LEP’s Small Business Champion and sits on both our Board and Business Development Board.

Her company, Red Herring Games, is an events business focusing on murder mystery events. Before the lockdown, the business provided DIY kits for groups of six or more people to enjoy at home, as well as mail order games for people who enjoyed

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How Digital Technology can help businesses deal with Covid19.

16th March 2020

Businesses across the globe are putting new policies and approaches in place to continue operating and to keep people safe amidst the Covid19 pandemic. This article provides a few pointers on how businesses can use digital technology to deal with Covid19.

Homeworking:

Chances are that most businesses will require more people to
work from home. This presents four immediate challenges:

Do employees and partners have access to the relevant hardware? This includes, laptops, and smart phones. If not, you will need to

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