Software that puts people first.

Simple software that helps you manage your people the right way.

  • 14-day free trial - no credit card required
  • Flexible, commitment-free plans - cancel at any time
  • Tailor your plan with additional modules
  • The most cost-effective cloud-based HR software available
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Free up time for what's important. Swap spreadsheets for software and put your people first with an easy-to-use online system.

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Coming soon: Xero Payroll Integration

We're partnering with leading payroll software provider, Xero, so you can manage HR & Payroll in one place.

Our self-service, intuitive integration will be fast, user-friendly and free to all our customers.

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Build a culture that drives your business forward. With Breathe you can.

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The Culture Pledge

Join hundreds of SMEs who’ve pledged to put their people first. Discover the business-benefits of committing to your culture today.

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The Culture Hub

Company culture is key to keeping your people engaged & productive - but what is company culture and why is it important?

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The People First Culture Series

In our third edition, we share all the insights and actionable tips on how to recession-proof your business in 2023 & beyond.

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Our marketplace

We’ve teamed up with a catalogue of other products that we think go hand-in-hand with Breathe. Discover our complementary partners today.


Accredited HR Partners

Are you an HR consultant looking to take your business to the next level? Offer your clients more and save time on people-admin with Breathe’s Partner Programme.

Proud to be part of the ELMO group

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Automate employee expenses with Webexpenses. Access a range of features to improve efficiency and reduce overspending - for small businesses and large corporations.

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HR, eLearning and Rota, Time & Attendance software for small businesses. Save time on antiquated HR admin processes. No long term commitment or contracts, try for free for 14-days.

Free holiday calculator

Quickly calculate pro-rata holiday entitlement with our free tool

Struggling to calculate holiday allowance for a part-time employee, or for someone who joined mid-year? Our free calculator makes it easy.


Our latest blog posts

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Using AI ethically in HR: is it possible?  

A lot has been written about the use of artificial intelligence (AI) over recent months, with the wide use of software such as ChatGPT or Google’s chatbot, Bard. But how safe is AI to use in businesses - and what ethical issues should SMEs consider?  

23 May, 2023 by Helen Astill, HR Solutions and Cherington HR

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Internal recruitment: the pros & cons

If you've been hiring for someone new recently, you'll know that getting the right people through the door can take a lot of hard work & can also cost you a fair amount.

18 May, 2023 by Sarah Benstead