Helping your business move from 'survive' to 'thrive'

The last few months have tested all of us, personally and professionally. The Coronavirus pandemic put businesses into survival mode – quickly adjusting to new ways of working, having to make difficult decisions, and doing their best to weather the storm.

The focus now must be on creating the best possible conditions for your business to successfully move out of survival mode and thrive in the future. Having the HR fundamentals, planning and training you need in place at this stage will enable your people to play their part in the success of your organisation.

We call this the RESET phase.

This 10-point document is designed to help you through the RESET phase.

It includes straightforward advice, links to more in-depth resources from the Reality HR team, and a checklist for a safe return to the workplace when the time is right for your business.

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Reality HR Flex

To support employers during these challenging times, we are offering a new, flexible HR support package, accessed in 3 month blocks with no notice period or obligation to continue after this period.

The package includes telephone support on people issues, HR administration support, regular updates and our Covid-19 toolkit. Full details are here.

Redundancy Toolkit

We are offering a new redundancy toolkit to provide step by step, easy guidance for managers. The toolkit includes an hour’s support from one of our HR Consultants who will introduce the toolkit and answer any of your questions.

Download full details here.

Homeworking: HR Essentials Toolkit

The pandemic effectively imposed a Working from Home Trial on many businesses and we are pleased to offer you a bespoke package of guidance to help you plan for the future of homeworking and flexible working.

Find full details here.

RESET Fact sheets and Downloadables

Job Support Scheme 

This fact sheet offers guidance to employers on the Government’s wage subsidy scheme which begins in November, when the current furlough arrangements finish.

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Coronavirus and back to school

This fact sheet offers advice and guidance for employers and employees on the challenges of the Coronavirus crisis and children going back to school.

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Flexible Furlough Scheme

This fact sheet answers questions and explores some practical considerations for the flexible furlough scheme.

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Furlough scheme

This fact sheet covers all the guidance issued by the government so far on the Job Retention Scheme (furlough).

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Flexible Working Requests

This fact sheet provides the information you need to respond to a request for flexible working.

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Holidays and Annual Leave

This fact sheet includes information on managing holiday requests and holiday during furlough.

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Test and Trace

This fact sheet covers all you need to know about the Test and Trace service launched by the government in May 2020.

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Back to Work Checklist

This checklist covers some of the considerations you will want to ensure you have covered off before staff can return to the workplace.

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Managing a Team of Remote Workers

This guide will help you build the necessary strong foundations and skilled line managers to ensure homeworking is productive, effective and collaborative.

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Working from Home

Here are some essential homeworking tips from our team based on what we’ve learned along the way.

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Get in touch with any HR concerns or questions around the RESET phase

Have your concerns answered by a HR Consultant. We will respond to your query within 24 hours. No obligation.