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How to Crush GDPR Compliance like a Recruitment Superhero

Brian McDowell Longer Reads

Ensuring you have consent to hold CVs, making certain that staff have adequate awareness on privacy, conducting a data audit, regular data purging and safeguarding data storage standards with a reliable system supplier are the pillars of GDPR diligence for recruiters. Read on. You’ve got this!  You’re responsible for scaling a team in a successful organisation. The people you hire …

How to Crush GDPR Compliance like a Recruitment Superhero was last modified: April 18th, 2018 by Brian McDowell

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GDPR and HR

Brian McDowell Longer Reads

Some of the most topical questions we’re asked at the moment are understandably regarding HR and GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations). First of all its important to clarify that no HR or recruitment software solution will ensure you’re instantly Compliant on how you handle employee data – or manage consent. Outside of the integrity of the supplier and their security …

GDPR and HR was last modified: April 18th, 2018 by Brian McDowell

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GDPR & Staff Awareness – Free Wallchart

Brian McDowell Infographics Blog Posts

One of the most important aspects of EU GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations) relates to how aware your staff are on what constitutes a data breach – and what to do about it in the event of  a contravention.  If you’re in HR – especially in small businesses – then HR is one of the most sensitive areas of privacy protection and …

GDPR & Staff Awareness – Free Wallchart was last modified: March 14th, 2018 by Brian McDowell

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National Enterprise Awards 2018

Brian McDowell News

HRLocker were delighted to participate in the 2018 National Enterprise Awards. The 2018 competition marks the 20th year of the national network of Local Enterprise Offices supporting entrepreneurial activity in Ireland. The awards recognise and celebrate small business success stories nationwide and were held during a week of local enterprise events in every county. In addition to enjoying significant media …

National Enterprise Awards 2018 was last modified: March 12th, 2018 by Brian McDowell

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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: March 26th, 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: March 26th, 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