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BPIF HR UPDATE - post JRS recovery

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BPIF HR UPDATE - post JRS recovery

14 September 2021

In March 2021, Rishi Sunak confirmed that the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme would continue until the end of September 2021, to avoid a “cliff edge and to get people back to work in a measured way”. 

 UK's Furlough scheme starts to wind down

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UK's Furlough scheme starts to wind down

1 July 2021

From 1 July 2021 employers will have to contribute 10% towards furloughed employees' unworked wages.

Marking Men's Health Week

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Marking Men's Health Week

14 June 2021

Studies and historical statistics have shown that men have a harder time opening up when it comes to dealing with mental health issues. 

Introducing the BPIF HR and H&S Platform

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Introducing the BPIF HR and H&S Platform

21 May 2021

As a business, you want to be able to get easily accessible, actionable advice and expertise to ensure that you stay on top and make sure that you take care of your most valuable assets – your people. 

The Rise of Hybrid Working!

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The Rise of Hybrid Working!

20 May 2021

According to the Office for National Statistics, prior to the pandemic only 5% of the workforce worked from home!

 Mental Health Awareness Week 10-16th May 2021 – #ConnectWithNature

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Mental Health Awareness Week 10-16th May 2021 – #ConnectWithNature

12 May 2021

This year’s theme for mental health awareness week is connecting to nature and the environment.

Training Vacancies – We are seeing success.

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Training Vacancies – We are seeing success.

29 April 2021

With over 100 live vacancies across our programmes, the momentum for training in the industry is on the rise since the start of 2021.

Employees need routine and sleep to manage their performance

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Employees need routine and sleep to manage their performance

14 April 2021

Since the start of the global pandemic, the rise in people suffering sleeping problems has risen from one in six (15.7%) to one in four (24.7%) (2). Causes such as, an increase in worry, having to manage childcare, and routine changes since the pandemic began on 23 March 2020, have all contributed to this rise. 

Job Retention Scheme Extension Reminder

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Job Retention Scheme Extension Reminder

22 March 2021

The Government has extended the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme to remain open until 30 September 2021.