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Our guides cover a wide range of topics; from legislation to software specific advice, there's something to benefit every business.

237 guides

Step change your HR function with cloud HR software 

Technology is shaking up the HR world.  Remember when HR was all about piles of paperwork, endless filing cabinets and…

Essential guide for business growth: Recruitment

Download your essential guide to recruitment (IRIS Success Kit) Businesses are struggling with recruitment due to a shortage of skilled…

HR handbook: how to retain top talent in a modern workforce 

Recruitment has been a major challenge ever since the pandemic.  As of writing this page, vacancies are still 25% higher…

The future of payroll software is in the cloud

Make the move to cloud payroll software.  Gone are the days of wrestling with cumbersome spreadsheets or clunky payroll software.…

A guide to help your rotas and timesheets ‘shift’ up a gear 

The essence of a happy life is good timing. It's the same in business as it is in everything else. …

A Guide to Absence Management  

What's inside the IRIS HR absence management guide?   This free comprehensive guide is ideal for businesses, employers, and HR…

Delivering a first-class client onboarding experience

A Guide to Client Onboarding Software for Accountants and Bookkeepers  Accountants and bookkeepers can’t afford to slip up with client…

Hunting down the perfect HR software: The ultimate buyer’s guide

With so many HR systems on the market, how can you be sure you’re choosing the right software? Wherever you…

Demystifying payroll – a guide to understanding payroll

What is payroll? We all take it for granted when we receive pay, yet the complexity and compliance requirements are…

Education payroll: Should you go in-house or outsource?

Your FREE guide to education payroll: in-house vs outsourcing A lot is changing in the education landscape – and that…

IRIS FMP's 2024 Payroll Compliance Update

In this edition of the IRIS FMP Payroll Compliance Update we take you through all of the recent legislative changes,…

A guide that opens the door to a world of HR help 

There's every chance that as your business grows, you'll need help with your HR. The reason? Nobody can know everything, and…