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HR Essentials for Line Managers

Host: D2N2 Growth Hub
Venue: Mansfield i-Centre, Oakham Business Park, Hamilton Way, Mansfield NG18 5BR
Date: Tuesday 12th February, 2019
Time: 9am - 12.30pm
Cost: Free


This workshop is hosted by the D2N2 Growth Hub and Oxford Innovation. It is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

Join HR professional Rebecca Bull for this informative workshop on the HR essentials you need to know.

Workshop topics will include:

Interviewing skills

Law & good practice on recruitment interviewing

Employers potential for discrimination in recruitment

Avoiding bias

Effective questioning techniques

Avoiding discriminatory questions

Interviewing a disabled candidate

Avoiding age discrimination

Managing a remote sales team

Required attributes of remote sales representatives

Supporting new remote sales representatives

Methods of communication

Time management

Performance management

Motivating remote sales representatives

Health & safety duties


9am - 9.30am: Registration, tea and coffee and networking

9.30am: Introduction to the D2N2 Growth Hub

9.40am: Workshop presentation

10.45am: Tea and coffee break

11am: Workshop presentation

12.30pm: Finish

Who Should Attend?

This workshop is for SMEs, sole traders and business owners in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

About The Speaker

My HR Hub ( was created in 2016 by Rebecca Bull, a Chartered Fellow CIPD professional. Rebecca, a postgraduate of Nottingham Business School and a current Fellow Alumni, has over 20 years’ experience supporting successful people strategies growing companies. Rebecca has helped many businesses – including FMCG’s, family businesses, start-ups, fast growths and household names like Games Workshop, Convergys, and Speedo International – turn their workplace into engaging, compliant great places to work!

Rebecca currently works with a range of SME's, start-ups and fast growth businesses across many sectors in the East Midlands and beyond helping them with a range of HR Support from consultancy, recruitment, employee engagement, HR systems, line manager training and health and wellbeing. All her services and products are tailored for these clients in mind, bespoke, flexible, impactful and effective solutions that you can choose depending on your business needs.

Rebecca’s passion for start-ups and fast growth businesses has seen her being shortlisted for the Nottingham Women in Business Awards for ‘New Business 2017’ in the East Midlands.


This event is part-funded via the European Regional Development Fund, therefore we are required to evidence that you are a small to medium enterprise.

There will be a couple of forms that will need to be completed either prior to the event or on the day and these will be sent to you once you have registered. One form is to ensure you are a small to medium enterprise, the second is to capture any business support you have received over the last 3 years to ensure you haven’t exceeded €200,000. If you have previously completed these forms at a Growth Hub event you will not have to complete another set.



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