HRD Insight: Understanding Employees

I have always believed that life is a constant journey of learning... both in my professional and personal life - and still never cease to be amazed at how much I don’t know despite having been in the same profession for over twenty years! Expectations are Changing According to many sources and surveys, learning and [...]

By |February 26th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

A role-model for the profession: Tracy Thornton, Chartered FCIPD

Fellowship…..“The next best thing to being wise oneself is to live in a circle of those who are.” ― C.S. Lewis We are delighted to announce that PointSolutions HRD consultant, Tracy Thornton, has achieved CIPD Fellowship status (Chartered FCIPD). Chartered Fellow status recognises a select group of senior HR and L&D professionals who deliver sustained long-term [...]

By |February 1st, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

HRD Insight: The CIPD’s new Profession Map

November 2018 saw the 71st CIPD Conference and Exhibition in Manchester and as always it didn’t disappoint; it was full of information, networking, new ideas and great exhibitors to explore! One of the big launches of the CIPD in 2018 was the new Profession Map setting out the knowledge, behaviours and [...]

By |January 11th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Supercharge your business with a financial boost

Are you looking to move your business systems to the cloud? SMEs within in the Sheffield City Region can now benefit from Super Fast South Yorkshire Digital Innovation Vouchers worth 50% of the cost of a project that provides a move to Office365 and/or Office 365 based products. Below are examples of the type of projects that [...]

By |October 23rd, 2017|Blog, Business|0 Comments

Fegans

Project snapshot Paper-based children’s counseling charity ‘Fegans’ shaking hands with technology to implement a PointSolutions SharePoint based HR system with a core employee record manager, as well as time recording, expense tracking & policy & procedure governance functionality. With the suite of quick digital reports now available to them, it’s given the tools they need [...]

By |October 6th, 2017|Blog, Case Studies|0 Comments

Workplace wellness: can you afford to ignore it?

Balancing work and a healthy lifestyle can be a challenge. For most people, hitting snooze and snacking on chocolate is more likely than a pre-office workout and a protein shake. But with evidence showing that healthier workers are more productive, is it time we took workplace wellness more seriously? Stress: a growing problem The UK [...]

By |October 6th, 2017|Blog, Business|0 Comments

Local support brings business growth

PointSolutions the leading SharePoint solutions and Office 365 Apps provider in the UK and The Rotherham Titans Rugby Club are delighted to announce their partnership and sponsorship. “Rotherham Titans is at the centre of the Rotherham Community and has strong links with both businesses and educational establishments. Through The Rotherham Titans Community Trust the Titans [...]

By |September 5th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

SharePoint CRM Integration Project

PointSolution were chosen by one of the UK’s leading electro-mechanical manufacturing businesses to provide a sales and marketing focused CRM system that would integrate into their legacy Aurora AS400 back-office finance system. The Client Alpha 3 Manufacturing consolidates three manufacturing businesses under one organisation: CCS Electronics, CTL Manufacturing and DEM Manufacturing (previously Deltron Emcon).  In [...]

By |May 20th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

PointSolutions are looking for new talent

PointSolutions has experienced considerable turnover growth in recent years of 63% and 40% between FY13 to FY14 and FY14 to OT15 respectively. Growth is attributed to the increase in larger contract values and new application strategy successes. PointSolutions is accredited by Microsoft as a SharePoint specialist and focuses solely on SharePoint software, providing development, design, [...]

By |January 7th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

SharePoint HR System Design Has Come a Long Way…

The somewhat clunky look and feel of earlier iterations of SharePoint and poor design policies have left a legacy of ‘underwhelmed’ users.  More recent versions including 2013 and the pending 2016 bring the all-important aesthetics closer to what the majority of us expect from a typical online/systems experience. In a media-rich world we are continually [...]

By |December 3rd, 2015|Blog|0 Comments