NEWS & UPDATES
Following on from our previous post, we are now able to give to you the amazing podcast recorded with Gydeline LTD – they make compliance easy for businesses. A little bit of fun if you have time to spare! https://gydeline.com/blue-sky-stinking/bss7-one-of-us/
This week we were the proud winners of a networking award from Cornish Partnerships. These awards are voted for by the Partners and they declared that #teamsekoya should win one. Thank you to everyone who voted and a huge well done to all of team Sekoya who helped us bring the award home!
Question: I’ve heard the rates for national living wage and national minimum wage have increased. Is that right? Answer: Yes that is correct. From 1 April 2019 the new rates are as follows: Workers aged 25+ – £8.21 per hour (up from £7.83) Workers aged 21-24 – £7.70 per hour (up from £7.38) Workers aged
What a surprise to come into work on a beautiful day to an email asking us to tender for work for an international company in the Falkland Islands! What an honour and a privilege. Tenders are being looked at as we speak and we will let you know if we are successful soon!
Sekoya were delighted to be asked to attend the recent skills show at the Royal Cornwall Exhibition Centre. What an honour! A chance to speak to young people who are deciding on their future careers. We wanted to inspire them, to look beyond the standard opportunities that present themselves in law. If you ask a
You would be forgiven for thinking that #teamsekoya have only been attending trade shows recently and having a lovely time meeting new people. Behind the scenes they have been working tirelessly with the amazing Toby Gorniak MBE on the Equality and Diversity Training that will take the HR world by storm. We already have some
Following our attendance at the Innovative Care Show 2019, off we headed to the Cornwall Business Show where even more businesses and their employees took advantage of the massages and excellent coffee on our stand. Again we even had a queue! The queue was long and the chatter was great with us picking up another
This month saw Sekoya on the road and taking their products to the Innovative Care Show in Westpoint Exeter. There was a high quality of attendees and some great business was done. It was a bit chilly but the stand was the busiest stand by far – all day. We even had a queue at
This month saw the soft launch of Wellness by Sekoya. As HR professionals and lawyers we see the reality of life within a cross section of businesses. Both on the side of the employer and the employee. Life is tough for people who are poorly and those who are unable to work because of their
Our very own Donna Negus and Oliver Watson of Watson Evans Recruitment take on the thorny issue of recruiting people in this podcast for Gydeline Ltd – a compliance company for businesses based in Cornwall. Apparently it is the longest episode they have recorded to date. It is full of useful information on recruitment and
Question: As I run a food production site, my employees must wear protective wear for hygiene purposes. Our usual work shift is 9 am to 5.30 pm, but it takes the employees approximately 15 minutes before and after their shift to put on and take off their protective wear. Do I need to pay them
We are delighted to be asked to come and speak at the Cornwall Chamber Breakfast at St Mellion on 24 April 2019 at 8 am. We are going to stay on for a spa – who would like to join us? A morning of self care and a chance to chat informally. #cornwallchamberofcommerce#cornwallchamber#greatbreakfast#wellness#selfcare#wellnessbysekoya