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Margery McBain

Margery McBain

Managing Director

Experienced HR Director, works at a Strategic level with Senior Management teams to align their HR strategy with the company strategy.

I AM TOUCHED, I AM INSPRIED, I AM HUMBLED

Tuesday 10th May 2016

What SHOULD The Invictus Games mean to Business ...

Running a business and running – what are the parallels?

Friday 8th April 2016

The parallels between running a business and ...

Neil Ferguson

Neil Ferguson

Head of Client Services - Glasgow

Graduated in 2008 with a BA Joint Honours Degree in Human Resource Management and Law from Strathclyde University. Completed Masters in Human Resource Management in 2014 gaining Associate CIPD membership in the process.

Byron Burgers facing a pounding from protester’s beef

Tuesday 2nd August 2016

The latest high-profile story of illegal workers within the ...

Gravitate HR Glasgow Update

Tuesday 21st June 2016

Short update towards the end of month ...

Umar Malik

Umar Malik

HR Assistant

Umar joined Gravitate HR as an HR Assistant in summer 2015 with a keen interest in fostering a successful career in HR.

London care workers paid less than minimum wage

Friday 16th September 2016

Care workers sue council contractor in minimum wage ...

Brexit

Friday 15th July 2016

Employer implications on the decision to leave the ...

Thomas Richards

Thomas Richards

HR Assistant

Tom joined Gravitate as HR Assistant in the summer of 2015 and has since completed his Masters in HR.

Gravitate HR's Autumn Newsletter - 2016

Friday 16th September 2016

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Redundancy: A Straightforward Challenge?

Wednesday 20th July 2016

A look at the redundancy process in the UK following the collapse of the Tullis Russell Papermakers Company in ...

Nichola Weir

Nichola Weir

HR Account Manager

Nichola joined Gravitate as an HR Account Manager in summer 2015.

Summer events and employees

Friday 5th August 2016

The Impact of events like the Euro’s, The Edinburgh Festival and the ...

Psychoactive Substances Act 2016

Monday 27th June 2016

Addressing the problem of “legal ...

Jessica Igoe

Jessica Igoe

HR Account Manager

Jessica joined Gravitate HR in the summer of 2015 as an HR Account Manager. Prior to joining Gravitate HR, she worked at IndigoVision where she managed the in-house HR function.

Modern Slavery

Thursday 22nd September 2016

The Modern Slavery Act 2015 and recent ...

Adverse Weather

Friday 4th December 2015

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Sara Murphy

Sara Murphy

HR Account Manager

Sara believes that building good relationships is key within the workplace, and at Gravitate HR, this is a fundamental in what we do day-to-day.

Is an “off the record” conversation, really “off the record”?

Friday 26th August 2016

This post looks at "off the record" conversations that employers may have with ...

What are the risks for employers when deciding on the suitability of appearance in the workplace?

Tuesday 28th June 2016

It is common practise for many organisations to have a “dress code” or “look policies” to ensure the right ...

Laura Wiegratz

Laura Wiegratz

HR Account Manager

Laura enjoys and aims to deliver a consistently high level of service and is motivated by the relationships she builds at work.

Strike Action

Tuesday 21st June 2016

How to prepare for the impact on employee’s ...

Managing Change Successfully

Thursday 26th May 2016

Organisations have been going through change for years, there is an abundance of information out there to support employers through ...