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Oh no, not again! What’s your plan when valuable staff leave your practice?

By Matthew Elliott, Evangelist - Managed Services It’s something every manager dreads. Getting that resignation letter from a valued member of your team to offer…

Deductions from Wages – What’s Not Okay

There are a few things that we expect to see on our payslip: our NI number; our NET pay; and our tax deductions. But what…

How IRIS HR Can Boost Your Business

Whether you’re new to running a business, or looking to expand your existing enterprise, you’ve probably already considered HR software. Despite a large number of…

How cloud-based financial admin can enforce accuracy and increase efficiency

It’s hard to find a teacher that gets excited by purchase requisitions and expenses. However, financial responsibility doesn’t end in the finance department; for example,…

Don’t let the fire go out – why UK organisations need to avoid burnout now more than ever

It doesn’t matter whether you’ve been running a successful SME for a decade, or you’ve just recently started fresh and set up a new business,…

IRIS Payroll Professional shortlisted for CIPP Software Product of the Year 2019

We’re delighted to announce that IRIS Payroll Professional has been shortlisted for the CIPP’s Software Product of the Year 2019. The Chartered Institute of Payroll…

Curriculum-led budget planning – is it the way forward?

In a time where funding shortfalls and recruitment challenges are prevalent, curriculum-led budget planning (CLBP) enables schools, academies and MATs to overcome these issues by…

Are we becoming tired of the text?

It’s strange to think that, only 10 years ago, we still relied on the occasional paper newsletter to communicate with parents. Today, there are numerous…

Why asset management is becoming increasingly important for MATs

Across the nation, the formation of multi-academy trusts has seen structures and legislation across the education sector change, and asset management is taking centre stage.…