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So far Marion Barry has created 56 blog entries.

Returning to work

  Returning to work after a long break can be daunting. It has been an incredibly strange time for everyone and we can all be forgiven for feelings of anxiety. This might be especially so if you have suffered redundancy, been on furlough, an unusual maternity leave or even just had to reduce your hours, [...]

How to prepare for a post Covid-19 job search

  The world is looking very different right now and with a huge number of people currently looking for a job it is crucial to make sure you take the necessary steps to adapt to this new market. Here are ways you can increase your chances of securing a role post Covid-19 market: Update your [...]

What Covid-19 has taught us…

Covid-19 has had a huge impact on all of our lives, it has been an intense few months and it looks like things might not improve any time soon. This devastating pandemic has shaken the global economy and affected many businesses. It has also given organisations the chance to press the reset button and consider new ways [...]

Our top HR blogs & podcasts

Staying up to date with new trends and legislation is crucial in any HR role. So you can stay ahead of the game we have compiled a list of useful blogs and podcasts focused around all things HR: HR Grapvine is one of the most popular online publishers for HR professionals delivering daily HR news, [...]

Introducing TalentYard HR…

How to work efficiently from home

At TalentYard we are very much used to flexible working including working from home. Here are some tips from our consultants which you may find helpful: Routine: make sure you have a working weekday routine with an alarm set early enough for you to get ready, have your breakfast and coffee, and make sure your [...]

A 5min interview with Joanna, HR Business Partner at a leading luxury hospitality group

  We had the pleasure to interview Joanna a few weeks ago. She is the head of HR for a top global hospitality group and gave us a few mins to run through a couple of questions with her. You work for one of the most well recognised and luxury hospitality groups in the world [...]

Coping with anxiety during the Coronavirus outbreak

With everything that is going on in the world right now it is essential for each one of us to look after our mental wellbeing and especially focusing on our anxiety levels. Here are some tips to help you navigate through the next few weeks… Routine - A good routine often helps with making sure [...]

A 5min interview with Emilie, PA & Office Manager at a top digital content marketing agency in London

Emilie is PA and Office Manager at a multi-award winning digital content marketing agency that delivers strategic marketing and visual communications for sales lead generation. She began her career in marketing for various creative companies before streamlining her skills and strengths into a busy support focused role. We had a quick catch up and coffee [...]

How to retain your PA talent

Working with a skilled PA can really make a difference to your business. We have compiled a few points which we think are essential to ensuring you retain your best PA talent: Communication Communication is definitely key, especially if you want your PA to work closely with you and act on your behalf. Invest your [...]