Employers to ensure live-in workers receive national minimum wage under new regulation

Employers to ensure live-in workers receive national minimum wage under new regulation

Sue Tumelty
Feb 28 '24
As all working parents whether as an employer or employee know finding good, reliable, and affordable childcare is one of the biggest parental headaches.
Community spirit

Community spirit

Dorian Gonsalves
Feb 13 '24
Franchising is a highly successful business model, with franchises run by local owners greatly benefiting from the brand, support and training that their franchisor provides.
Why you need to choose your words wisely

Why you need to choose your words wisely

Cheryl White
Feb 6 '24
Stop speaking to the pain points of potential franchisees. Use positive psychology instead to help them to visualise success.
Building a good workplace culture

Building a good workplace culture

Sue Tumelty
Jan 22 '24
It will influence who they apply for jobs with, how long they stay in roles; how hard they work, and, to a degree, how often they are off work with a physical or mental health problem.

Business is all about building relationships

Nigel Toplis
Jan 15 '24
Nigel Toplis says there are five key steps between identifying a potential customer, and converting them into a trusted ‘business partner’.
Why you need to rewind to fast-forward your franchise

Why you need to rewind to fast-forward your franchise

Cheryl White
Jan 4 '24
Harness the ‘clean slate’ energy New Year brings to reconnect with your founding vision and reset your franchise for 2024.
Managing staff sickness in cold and flu season

Managing staff sickness in cold and flu season

Sue Tumelty
Dec 20 '23
As the sound of sneezes rings out around the office, the weather closes in and it’s still dark when the dreaded alarm clock goes off in the morning. This can only mean one thing: cold and flu season is back.
Can you think your way to franchising success?

Can you think your way to franchising success?

Cheryl White
Nov 1 '23
If you urgently need to reengage with your franchise, its activities and key relationships, practising positive psychology is the answer
Creating an inclusive workplace for the hearing-impaired

Creating an inclusive workplace for the hearing-impaired

Sue Tumelty
Oct 20 '23
Have you ever stopped to think how much of your daily life revolves around sound?
Rewards and incentives

Rewards and incentives

Dorian Gonsalves
Oct 10 '23
Dorian Gonsalves reflects on the importance of team wellbeing, and how this can benefit your franchise business
Building an asset from your franchise business

Building an asset from your franchise business

Jo Middleton
Oct 3 '23
Franchise success is often measured by immediate wins. We live in an instant world and it is easy for us to carry that into our businesses
Maternity and paternity guidelines for SME business owners

Maternity and paternity guidelines for SME business owners

Sue Tumelty
Sep 22 '23
As an employer, you always want to do what is right for your employees. With an SME, there is perhaps more a feeling of family than with larger companies