10 ways to work with people you dislike

4th July 2019

Working with a colleague you dislike is never fun. However, it’s important that you don’t let interpersonal problems get in the way of your professionalism. Lolly Daskal, leadership coach and author of The Leadership Gap: What Gets [read more]

Managing staff absence

30th May 2019

The Schools Advisory Service (SAS) is proud to be considered the market leader for staff absence insurance in the UK, working with more than 4,000 schools and offering the most flexible and unique policy available [read more]

Five traits every line manager needs to have

24th April 2019

April is Stress Awareness Month. Here Richard Holmes, director of wellbeing at Westfield Health, explores the five top traits every line manager needs to have in order to offer support with – and reduce – stress and [read more]

10 ways to spend less on recruitment

8th April 2019

Independent procurement consultant Naomi Clews provides her top 10 tips on how to save money on recruitment  Many opportunities exist for schools to stretch their recruitment budgets further – here’s the lowdown on 10 of [read more]

What really drives employee retention?

14th February 2019

A recently published white paper has revealed the top five reasons why employees leave their jobs. With recruitment and retention an ongoing issue in schools, we look at the figures behind the report Recruitment and [read more]

 The art of delegation

8th February 2019

One individual cannot do everything – that’s just a simple fact. Trying to micromanage, or accomplish too much on your own, can result in missed deadlines, poor quality and burnout. It also, of course, creates [read more]