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Alternatives To Bradford Factor

Alternatives to the Bradford Factor

When it comes to numerical metrics there are a couple of alternatives to the Bradford Factor. The biggest problem with the Bradford Factor is that a lot of employers will use it as a blanket rule to punish and even dismiss employees based on the score. What are the alternatives to the Bradford Factor? This…

Sick When On Holiday

Can I take a sick day when on holiday?

Have you ever wished you could change your holiday day to a sick day? Picture this in your mind: You’re on holiday. You’re having a great time with your friends or family. But one day, you wake up and you feel terrible. You’ve caught some nasty bug on the flight, or you’ve eaten a local…

Taking a Sick Day As Holiday

Can employees take a sick day as holiday?

The short answer, is Yes, it is fine that an employee takes a sick day as holiday. There are benefits to both the employee and the employer, but also some down sides too. Is it legal to use sick days as holiday? There is no legal reason that an employee can’t take a sick day…

thanks to a job well done

50 ways to say well done at work

Saying well done at work and thanking someone for their efforts goes a long way. The small human moments matter more than ever with many of us working remotely. This easy show of thanks can become a backbone for your entire company culture – one of gratitude, teamwork, and mutual respect. Don’t miss an opportunity…

Screenshot of Sky HR Software

What is HR Software?

HR software is used by businesses to boost productivity by organising employee information. Human Resources is a wide ranging area and HR software can play a part if almost every area. Using it can streamline many processes, or even automated them, which allows employees across your business to be more productive every day. What is…

Employee Notes

Employee Notes: Now Available

Have you ever wanted to a note about an employee that is just for your HR admin team? Well now you can in SkyHR. Here’s everything that you need to know about Employee Notes. What are Employee Notes? Employee Notes are simple text that you can record against one of your employees. Only administrator users…

Save Time

Save time on HR with these tips

Wouldn’t you like to save 5, 10, or even 15 hours of your time EVERY week on HR tasks? Well, you can. And it’s simpler than you think. Automating your most repetitive Human Resources admin and optimising your resources you really can free up hours of your time each week. Whether you run the company,…