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Grow Your People, Grow Your Business: Human Resources Basics

Date: 3rd February 2021
Location: Online Microsoft Teams
Time: 9:30am - 12:30pm
Theme: People, Skills & Talent

Sorry this event has already taken place - please see our forthcoming events list

The session will help signpost you towards various free online support whilst looking at options on how to manage your HR function such as free HR templates and sources of advice.

The workshop will also look at the consequences of not managing/neglecting the HR function but also how by managing/maintaining your HR function, how it can help grow and further improve your business potentially in terms of turnover, staff retention and profile of company.


Workshop Content

  • Introduction
  • Group based activity
  • What is HR and what is the HR Function?
  • HR Basics, Essentials and Desirables such as:

Recruiting, contracts, staff handbooks, inductions, probation & performance and training,

furlough and redundancy

  • Useful links
  • Options around HR


Who is this workshop for?

 The workshop would be ideal for businesses and individuals who would like to increase their understanding and confidence of the HR function within their business and the reasons why the management of the HR function is so important.  This will be of particular interest for Directors, HR Managers, Managers, Team Leaders/Supervisors or Staff Member who is directly involved/contributes to the HR function.


Our Workshops are part-funded by European Regional Development Funds.

Our workshops are delivered free of charge to participants; however, as they are fully-funded, they are classed as state aid to participating businesses and are subject to state aid rules and the associated eligibility criteria:

Greater Manchester Clients Only

SME: Small or medium enterprise i.e. less than 250 (Full Time Equivalent) employees

Annual Turnover less than 50 Million Euro OR Balance Sheet less than 43 million Euro

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