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Brexit, Skills Shortage And Employee Status – The Top Three Concerns For SMEs, Says The HR Dept Annual Survey

An annual survey of SMEs by The HR Dept shows skills shortages, Brexit and confusion over employee status as the top three concerns affecting their businesses. Respondents to the survey were more than 700 businesses in a variety of sectors, served by The HR Dept’s network of 65 independent outsourced HR experts in over 89 territories around the UK and Ireland. Of those who responded, 37% s...

Businesses have their say on the performance of The HR Dept in the customer survey 2016

Hundreds of businesses across the UK and Ireland have had their say on the performance of Licensees in the HR Dept Customer Survey 2016. A total of 788 respondents gave their feedback on the advice and support given by 53 of the HR Dept’s Licensees in this year’s survey. Results show an overall satisfaction level of 9.3 out of 10, slightly up on the figure from 2015 and approachi...

Fear and uncertainty over the impact of Brexit, says The HR Dept’s Annual Survey

A quarter of SMEs fear the negative impact on their HR considerations if Britain votes to leave the EU, according to a national survey by The HR Dept. Almost 800 businesses from around the UK took part in this year’s HR Dept Customer Survey, the results of which are now being collated [see notes to editors]. One of the questions in the survey was how the two possible outcomes of th...