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Which ‘out of officer’ are you? How stress-free will your Christmas holiday really be?
Research conducted by Reed has found that a lot of workers struggle to switch off from work when on holiday, with nearly two-thirds (61%) thinking or worrying about work at some point while on annual leave.
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How finance professionals can communicate effectively to the business
As the role of finance changes and become more focused on business partnering, the responsibility of the finance professional is no longer purely crunching numbers.5 minute read
Top 10 soft skills you need to work in finance
10 soft skills to help you prove your value in the workplace6 minute read
New Employee Reviews
Providing feedback early on when a new employee joins your business is essential for long-term success. Read our key points for how to do it here.2 minute read
How to effectively train new employees
Reed explores how to ensure your new hire gets off to the best possible start by training them effectively.1 minute read
Measuring employee engagement
Measuring employee engagement is a hot topic in HR as increasing levels of research is done into the area and its relationship with productivity.2 minute read
How not to conduct interviews
Interviewing may be a crucial part of recruitment, but ensure your talks go to plan with our advice on what to avoid when speaking to your next candidate.2 minute read
Confident networking for career success
Short summary of the bestselling 'Confident Networking for Career Success' by Gael & Stuart Lindenfield (Little Brown Book Group 2010)7 minute read
How to write a cover letter
How to write a covering letter. The bane of many people’s lives. But it really doesn’t need to be. Follow our simple tips and yours will stand out from the crowd.5 minute read