Howard James Training launches online site to help companies comply with First Aid, Fire Safety and Health & Safety training regulations whilst adhering to Covid19 restrictions. For more information contact the training team on 0333 577 2110 or vist the training website for more information Click Here>> Training delivered when you need it……. First Aid…

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The country will be split into three tiers tiers depending on the level of restrictions the government deems necessary – medium, high, very high coming into force on Wednesday 14th October 2020 The move, planned to come into force on Wednesday, is aimed at simplifying the range of different Covid-19 restrictions that were already in…

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Face coverings Face coverings are mainly intended to protect others and not the wearer. The risk of COVID infection at work must be managed by following the right controls, including: social distancing or, where that is not possible, reducing the number of people in the work area high standards of hand hygiene increasing surface washing…

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Mental health can have a serious impact on a business. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about 80% of adults with depression reported at least some difficulty with work, home, or social activities because of their depression symptoms. How Employers Can Get Involved While tackling mental health can be challenging, employers and HR…

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Howard James Recruitment is supporting the “Guide Dog Appeal” in October 2020 and we know you will want to help us. This wonderful charity gives so many people freedom and companionship. So for every client who completes a permanent placement in October 2020, Howard James Recruitment will donate £50.00 to the charity. Come on start…

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“Teamwork makes the dreamwork………” Ive been thinking a lot lately about the impact that the current pandemic is having on the workplace. VE day saw 1000’s of people enjoying a sense of community with neighbours, this had me thinking about how the pandemic has had the opposite effect in the workplace, with many of the…

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Let’s face it. Social distancing is our new norm, and to be socially responsible is not just a nice-to-have, but a necessity (just like rice and pasta). Whilst some are used to this way of working, for individuals based in a physical office, this might be a new challenge. So, here are my top tips for…

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