4 Key steps you should take before interviewing

Four simple steps to improve your recruitment process

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Zoe Close, Area Sales Manager from Practice Plan, shares four simple ways to improve your recruitment process. Running a successful and thriving practice is a team effort. You need to have the right mix of skills, expertise and personalities to keep things running smoothly and ensure patients are satisfied. When you are looking for a new person to join your …

Positively changing behaviours in your team

Practical advice for addressing negative behaviours in your team

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Sheila Scott offers expert advice on how to ‘direct, guide influence and motivate’ others to higher standards of behaviour and performance in this episode of Bodcast. She offers a framework to help you have the right conversations with your team so you can address and alter negative behaviours without conflict.

Bulletproof HR advice for your practice

Bulletproof HR advice for your practice

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HR and employment law Solicitor, Sarah Buxton, is the latest expert in dentistry to share her expertise and advice with practice managers and business owners. The age-old phrase ‘prevention is better than cure’ has no better use than here. If you’re a practice manager or business owner, having to recruit a new member of staff or let go of a …

HR policies – Grievance procedures

HR policies – How to deal with grievances in your dental practice

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Discover Employment and HR Solicitor, Sarah Buxton’s advice on how to deal with grievances in your dental practice in this episode of Bodcast. In it, Sarah is joined by host, Area Sales Manager, Zoe Close, to share her guidance on the best way to investigate a grievance to avoid a subsequent employment tribunal claim.

How to deal with maternity in your dental practice

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In today’s episode of Bodcast, host Zoe Close catches up with HR Solicitor Sarah Buxton on how to deal with maternity in your dental practice. For those looking to develop a greater understanding of the statutory framework and rules applicable to pregnant employees, as well as those taking and returning from maternity leave, this podcast is well worth a listen.

Josie Hutchings’ Top Tips on HR and Leadership!

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Those of you who know Michael Bentley will know how enthusiastic and passionate he is, especially about the subject of practice management! Having recently attended Michael’s HR and leadership event for Practice Managers in Solihull, Regional Support Manager Josie Hutchings gives us an insight into her top tips from the day.

How to solve two common HR issues

How to solve two common HR dilemmas!

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As owners or managers we find that we can’t all be experts when it comes to HR. So you could be forgiven for thinking that it is your practice alone that suffers with a particular situation. Nor is it the norm to stress yourself out with ensuring that you are adhering to policies and procedures and keeping on track with …

Don't boil over with stress

Five top tips on how to alleviate stress

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Modern life is full of challenges, stress and pressures, and the dental profession is no exception. But instead of accepting stress as an inevitable part of life, it is important that dentists effectively address the causes before it impacts on their professional and personal lives. Stress can impact on a dentist’s health and practice in a number of ways. It could affect their confidence, clinical judgement, morale and even …

Employment Law – Key things you need to know

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Today’s host Zoe Close, Area Sales Manager at Practice Plan continues to delve into important topics surrounding practice management and team development in her interview with HR solicitor, Sarah Buxton. Covering the key things you need to know about employment law you’ll hear Sarah’s valuable advice the key questions practice managers and owners are asking.  

When Does Monitoring Become Snooping?

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Employment law and HR specialists, Peninsula Business Services, are here to let you know how far you can monitor your staff.