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Policies: Ten Top Tips

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Want some quick advice on how to write really good policies? We’ve got just what you need. Do use plain English. No one is going to remember a bunch of fancy, and usually superfluous, words (like that one). Write it like you speak it and the message will ring clear. Do keep it simple. No-one…

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We have a confession to make

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As we sat down to write a concise, easy-to-follow guide on policies, we got a little stumped. We instantly knew what did work (see our Top Tips) and what didn’t (see Death By 1000 Policies). But it took us a bit longer to pin-point exactly what policies were, as opposed to guidelines, procedures and general house…

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Aunt Cece: Advice for small organisations

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Dear Aunt Cece, I run a small organisation with just a handful of staff. We work together really well and are just like a family. We’re pretty flexible with our hours. Every now and then someone might work later than usual, we give them time in lieu, and it works just fine for us. Is…

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