Note: You are currently using an out of date version of Internet Explorer. It may not fully display all of the features of our website.
Learn how to update your browser.
Login

Not a member yet? Join us here!

Request a Meeting

Tell us when you're next available

Articles

Filter by tag:

Retirement - A jump off a cliff, or a gentle glide into the blue?

Intense exercise, prescription medication, a diet high in sugar - all things we shouldn't stop suddenly, but rather ease into, and reduce gradually, giving ourselves a chance to become accustomed, physically, mentally and emotionally. It can be argued, and has been argued, that the same appli... Read more »

Posted by: Su Allen HR on February 18th, 2019 | Tags: Business, Inspiring Hertfordshire


Pension Contributions Rise - Are you and your employees ready?

The only certainty we have in life is said to be death and taxes, but many would argue that getting older is also a certainty, whether by moments or by decades. With most of us intending to see retirement (AKA the good life) at some point, the importance of a good pension has never been greater.... Read more »

Posted by: Su Allen HR on January 21st, 2019 | Tags: Benefits, Business


GovGrant urges Herts businesses to claim credit for innovation after government announces local industrial strategy

GovGrant, the St Albans-based innovation and R&D tax credits specialist, has welcomed government plans to develop localised industrial strategies, including for Hertfordshire, but has urged ministers to keep their focus on supporting the strategy at a national level too. Luke Hamm chief... Read more »

Posted by: GovGrant on January 11th, 2019 | Tags: Business


Here comes the snow!

So far this year, we have been blessed with an amazing summer and a relatively mild autumn, but with the annual predictions of heavy snow this could change any time now. Therefore, it is advisable to be prepared for any complications that adverse weather conditions could bring to your company thi... Read more »

Posted by: Su Allen HR on December 17th, 2018 | Tags: Business, Herts Chamber


Dear Santa

Dear Santa, We understand that you command a team of highly efficient workers and maintain very high standards year upon year, so we wonder if this Christmas, you might grace us with the following items from our wishlist... 1. Safe Equipment for Putting Up and Taking Down Christmas Deco... Read more »

Posted by: Su Allen HR on November 30th, 2018 | Tags: Business, Herts Chamber, Inspiring Hertfordshire


7 SMART WAYS TO MORE EFFECTIVE MEETINGS...

Meetings! All businesses need a certain number to ensure they are communicating and operating effectively, but when does it become one too many? Recently, a European survey of more than 2,000 employees from the UK, France and Germany found that the average employee spends 187 hours in meetings ea... Read more »

Posted by: Su Allen HR on November 30th, 2018 | Tags: Business, Herts Chamber


Technology and the recruitment process

Do we need to go ‘Back to the future’ with our recruiting methods? Two decades ago (when the Internet was in its domestic infancy), many employers avoided recruiting university graduates with first class honours degrees, believing that such an achievement indicated that the gradu... Read more »

Posted by: Su Allen HR on September 21st, 2018 | Tags: Business, Herts Chamber, Inspiring Hertfordshire


Brand new event space at Hunton Park Hotel

Join us for an enchanted secret garden party to celebrate the launch of our brand new marquee and see how we can make your next event just as magical. Drop in between 15:00 and 21:00 on Thursday 13th September 2018 to view one of the largest venues within 20 miles of Central London! We... Read more »

Posted by: Hunton Park Hotel on August 21st, 2018 | Tags: Business, Herts Chamber, Members Offers, News


Beat the heat

The summer of 2018 is a bit like Marmite; you are either loving it or hating it! Looking out of the office window we once again have blue skies, albeit with a few clouds forming and a reasonable breeze today, but this has not been the case for several weeks. This summer, we have seen temperatures... Read more »

Posted by: Su Allen HR on August 10th, 2018 | Tags: Business, Herts Chamber, Inspiring Hertfordshire


Support for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) in the workplace

Do you go to work afraid to be your real self for fear of what might happen if people knew the truth? I am not talking about having your ‘business head’ on and not joking around in the same way as you may when out socially with friends. I mean ‘playing the part’ all day, e... Read more »

Posted by: Su Allen HR on July 23rd, 2018 | Tags: Herts Chamber, Inspiring Hertfordshire


Our Patrons:
Services & Benefits

Our services and benefits packages are designed to help members cut costs and increase sales.

Head Office

MacLaurin Building, 4 Bishops Square,
Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 9NE
Tel: +44 (0)1707 502180
Email: enquiries@hertschamber.com

© Copyright Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce 2016