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Coronavirus: Looking after employees’ mental health and wellbeing

The coronavirus outbreak is causing anxiety amongst many in the workforce, so how can leaders support and protect their teams?

A poll of HR professionals has shown that general anxiety, caused by the coronavirus outbreak, is the main challenge faced by employees right now. Fears of economic upheaval, job uncertainty, childcare and worries of relatives becoming sick, or becoming sick themselves, all whilst adjusting to home working and the broader effects of lockdown – every

HealthTech Response to COVID19 – what’s your idea?

Do you have a tech solution that can support the NHS response to the COVID-19 crisis?

There are four particular challenges that the partnership is looking to help overcome through the use of technology and innovation. These are: Slowing the spread of COVID-19 Enabling home-based care Supporting the wellbeing and morale of NHS workforce Assistance for those who are most vulnerable The team has only just started but is already investigating

Legal insight: how Covid-19 may affect your business

We hear from commercial law experts, Keebles LLP about some of the likely impacts on tech companies.

This is unknown territory for all businesses, including those in the digital industries. Business owners and managers will be paying close attention to cash flow, employee management and customer retention. The economic effects of the virus outbreak are likely to be amplified where start-ups or fledgling digital businesses are concerned. They may not have the

Sheffield Digital Event Guidelines (COVID-19 edition)

[UPDATED JAN 2021] Our guidelines and advice for upcoming meet-ups and events.

UPDATE: Following the continuation of lockdown measures throughout the country, we at Sheffield Digital would like to reiterate that we are offering support to meetup organisers in the form of a premium Zoom account that we can use to help them host online events, as well as advice and tips on online hosting. A section addressing