advice for managers

Edges of excellence – embracing the potential of a low-code world

Rapid innovation, citizen developers and low-code technology are buzz phrases that are making headlines internationally. In an era of fast-paced digital transformation, it is important that managers and employees alike understand how they can push new technologies out to the edges of their business whilst ensuring they are doing it well.

The Bluest of Blue Mondays

As managers continue to play an essential role in determining how well their organizations navigate the ongoing pandemic here in the UK, Robert Half has partnered with Nic Marks, founder of Friday Pulse, to provide some practical, positive advice for beating the Blue Monday ‘blues’ on January 18th (and beyond).

What makes a good leader in the time of COVID-19?

Many companies are looking to evolve their leadership styles and methods to tackle the multiple challenges of COVID-19. Business-as-usual has been replaced by the need for agility and effective change management, balanced with resilience, empathy and compassion during what remains a highly uncertain time. So, what job skills and personality traits are key to making a good leader in this new environment?

Why employee mental health is especially critical today — and what managers can do about it

Continued stress has long been an impediment to a healthy workplace, especially when it leads to burnout — increased mental detachment from the job and reduced effectiveness. As managers play a crucial role in determining how well their organisations navigate the pandemic, ahead of World Mental Health Day on October 10th, here are some suggestions to help you. They include insights from Nic Marks, a leading London-based statistician, well-being expert and founder of Friday Pulse.

2021 Robert Half Salary Guide now available

Robert Half's 2021 Salary Guide which provides salary information for more than 250 positions spanning accounting and finance, financial services, technology, admin, HR and marketing fields here in the UK is now available!

Setting strategy in uncertainty: CEO/CFO perspectives

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Many business leaders face difficult decisions right now. Our online CEO/CFO roundtable explores the challenges of setting strategy in uncertainty and reshaping the future of business.