What are the UK May Bank Holiday dates in 2020?

This year in the UK, the first May Bank Holiday date is on Friday 8 May 2020. Traditionally, the first bank holiday in May is on the first Monday of the month. However, the UK government changed the bank holiday to Friday this year, due to the 75th anniversary of VE [...]

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HR From Home: The Essentials

In our recent live series, we discussed a range of topics about how to manage your HR from Home. The first one focussed on the essentials that you need to ensure your people management can continue smoothly during long-term periods of remote working.

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Moving Your HR To The Cloud: The Top 5 Must-Haves

In these times, businesses have become aware of the importance of moving their business to the cloud, allowing all employees to work from home. Collaborative working suites like G Suite and Office 365 have allowed teams to collaborate across documents, whilst CRM and [...]

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Using Appogee HR to Support Remote Working

As a cloud-based HR software solution, Appogee HR is ideal to support employees and managers to work from home. With many businesses choosing to allow employees to work away from the office, it is important to have the technology to support this and HR software is no [...]

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Workplace Diversity: The facts, figures and how you can improve yours

It has to be said some companies demonstrate a poor record when it comes to practising what they preach on diversity. From a gender diversity point of view, there are famously more men called Dave heading up FTSE 100 firms than there are women CEOs there, while [...]

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Why you need HR Software

The HR software market is one of the fastest-growing in the UK, with many SME’s taking the opportunity to invest in becoming compliant, organising and securely storing sensitive data and improving their overall people management process. 

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Will this be your year of greater business vision?

CEO's are always thinking about ways to capitalise on potential opportunities in sales, marketing and customer success. However, one way to link these areas all together is to start thinking about how to improve their people management. One clever way to do this is [...]

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Do you know who's off today?

Ensuring your business has sufficient cover at any time of the year can be a struggle for businesses, particularly over the school holidays or during bank holiday weeks when many employees are trying to make the most of their holiday entitlement. And, if you're not [...]

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360 feedback: Why coming full-circle is a great way to evaluate employees

Annual, top-down performance reviews no longer cut it. What managers and employees really want is full, 360-degree feedback, where everyone’s opinion can be heard.

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Why you need workplace trust and transparency in your business culture

In order to flourish in your company, employees need to see that openness and transparency is prevalent in your organisation. That doesn’t mean they need to know every detail so getting it right can be complex which is why it’s one of the key leadership issues of the [...]

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Appogee HR Products

Appogee Leave

Holiday, Sickness and Time-off Management and Approvals

Appogee Time

Staff location recording, time & attendance tracking with clock-in, clock-out and online timesheets as well as recording time against activities.

Appogee HR

HR Management System; Employee Self-Service, Records Management for Compliance and HR workflow automation