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HR Zone Briefing #292 – A Solution To Depression


HR Briefing Issue 292 – 20 April 2006

*********************** Featured Sponsors **********************
Five key benefits of integrating HR and Payroll

Editor’s Note
With the costs of depression to the UK economy increasing, many
employers are beginning to ask what they can do to tackle an
issue that is still hidden and taboo. To coincide with National
Depression Week (17 – 23 April), HR Zone looked at one potential
solution – using work as part of rehabilitation.

Annie Hayes MCIPD
mailto:[email protected]

Five key benefits of integrating HR and Payroll
Considering integrating your HR and Payroll functions? This
paper advises you on how to avoid the frustrations and
disruption of installing the wrong Human Resource software
package and looks at the benefits companies can expect when they
get it right. Click here:

Regular Features
Colborn’s Corner: Is that a strike I see?
Recent news that the local authority workers’ strike over
pensions was the biggest stoppage since the General Strike of
1926 may have come as something of a surprise to those who
regularly keep watch over industrial relations.

HDIGH? Sue Schoormans, MD, Complete People Management Ltd
Managing Director Sue Schoormans reveals why enforcing policies
that are biased towards women may be the only way to get HR to
board level.

HR Tip: Sex discrimination
“A man has applied for a job. If he gets it he will be the only
man in a workroom of forty women. This seems hardly fair. What
should we do?”

Interviews & Comment
Bad behaviour in the workplace: nature or nurture?
What can businesses do to avoid recruiting or creating employees
who behave badly in the workplace?

Opinion: Training strategy must change
An organisation’s training strategy must take account of recent
legislative changes and support mindset and behavioural change
within the business, especially for line managers.

Member’s Tip: Employee referral schemes
HR Zone member Peter Duckitt explains the considerations of
sourcing new employees through existing staff – do personal
recommendations really work?

The top ten pitfalls of online performance management solutions
Read onto find out the truth about e-performance management

Jobs of the Week
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HR Relationship Leader – Technologies and Finance EMEA
American Express
Burgess Hill, London
75,000 GBP depending on experience + benefits

Delivery Consultant – Learning Management Solution
BT’s Consulting and Systems Integration
Central London
To 50,000 GBP + bonus + bens

HR Business Partner
Genzyme Corporation
Haverhill, Suffolk
Attractive salary + benefits

HR – Experienced Hire Recruiter

Head of HR – EMEA
Oakleaf Partnership
West London
Cir. 130,000 GBP + attractive package

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