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Prompt Payment Code

Brian McDowell News

We’re proud to have joined the Prompt Payment Code (PPC) and to have pledged our commitment to smoother-running business practices in Ireland. As Signatories to the Code, we’ve agreed to pay suppliers on time, either within terms of contract – or according to legislative requirements. Those that sign up agree to give clear guidance to their suppliers and encourage them to …

Prompt Payment Code was last modified: February 12th, 2018 by Brian McDowell

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Single Sign On HR Software

Brian McDowell FAQs

What is SSO? Single Sign On (SSO) allows a company frictionless access to all their vital applications in use for business purposes.  With the level of personal and company data at risk in HR or recruitment functions this is a vital area for anyone in People Management to address under their Data Protection obligations. So what are the advantages of …

Single Sign On HR Software was last modified: February 9th, 2018 by Brian McDowell

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Staff Holiday Planner [INFOGRAPHIC]

Brian McDowell Infographics Blog Posts

Struggling to manage who’s off on annual leave – and when? This graphic might help you create and publish a fair policy and implement a system to make sure everyone has their fair share of time off to relax and remain refreshed to do their job. Smooth operators Having a great system and clear guidelines on requesting time off in …

Staff Holiday Planner [INFOGRAPHIC] was last modified: January 30th, 2018 by Brian McDowell

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How to carry out a Training Needs Analysis in HRLocker

Brian McDowell News

HRLocker’s Continuous Professional Development (CPD) module now includes the capability to perform a Training Needs Analysis (TNA) by polling staff to propose their own ongoing certification pathway. The core CPD module, which allows you to schedule, manage and keep records of certifications, remains. A skilled and constantly learning organisation is set to succeed. But there’s no need to break the …

How to carry out a Training Needs Analysis in HRLocker was last modified: January 8th, 2018 by Brian McDowell

On Trial – how to maximise your HR software evaluation

Brian McDowell Longer Reads, Staff Posts, Videos

Rolling out some new HR software into a business can be quite an emotional decision for organisations of any size. Surprisingly, subscription cost is rarely an issue. But getting buy in from senior management, as well as staff that will use the Solution daily is vital. We deal with a lot of prospects in various stages of their journey to …

On Trial – how to maximise your HR software evaluation was last modified: January 31st, 2018 by Brian McDowell

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Employee Management Software FAQs

Brian McDowell FAQs, Videos

A lot of our customers come to us looking for various ways to manage their teams. Increasingly these are small businesses without HR managers or departments – and that have no intention of creating HR departments. In many instances we think this is smart, unless you have a really proactive People Management team that focuses on developing and attracting talent …

Employee Management Software FAQs was last modified: November 23rd, 2017 by Brian McDowell

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What is HRLocker? Is it Right for Us?

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HRLocker Overview HRLocker is a cloud-based, online People management / HR platform designed mainly with, but not exclusively for, progressive Tech, Professional Services, Construction and Not-for-Profit companies in mind. Usually HRLocker customers are SMEs or small businesses, but several Enterprise-level clients also benefit from the efficient People Management automations that allow Users to focus on proactive HR functions, instead of …

What is HRLocker? Is it Right for Us? was last modified: November 13th, 2017 by Brian McDowell

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The Best HR Software

Brian McDowell Staff Posts

What makes the best HR software? How do you define ‘the best’? Certain systems fit some companies better than others. But there are some underlying principles to consider as you weigh up what solution’s best for you. Here’s some points we think differentiate between a good system and a great system We think that the best HR software: Is simple to …

The Best HR Software was last modified: October 12th, 2017 by Brian McDowell

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Fight the System – Choose Your Weapon

Brian McDowell Staff Posts

Talking to a new customer today, that’s experienced significant growth in the last year, (their headcount shooting from 60 to over 150 in the past 12 months), I was surprised to hear that they wanted a cloud HR solution because they’d outgrown their ‘small business system‘. That small company system was in fact, no system. The usual spreadsheets or other …

Fight the System – Choose Your Weapon was last modified: October 4th, 2017 by Brian McDowell

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Storing Physical and Digital HR Records with GDPR In Mind

Brian McDowell Videos

So you’ve got a fancy new cloud HR software system. Excellent. Your staff are happy, You’re happy. But what about your legacy documentation? GDPR’s May 2018 deadline’s looming and, although you’ve likely addressed your digital data needs – have you done everything you need to about physical records? GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) will require you to carry out a …

Storing Physical and Digital HR Records with GDPR In Mind was last modified: October 10th, 2017 by Brian McDowell