Is the holiday pay reference period 12 weeks?

Has the holiday pay reference period been decided by Lock v British Gas?

If commission should be included in holiday pay, what reference period should be used to calculate how much an employee...
TUPE myths shattered

TUPE transfers: four myths shattered

As the number of questions posed by listeners to XpertHR’s recent TUPE webinar shows, TUPE can confuse the most seasoned...

The future of employee research

The future of employee research (webinar)

Tuesday 19 May 2015, 2:00pm BST
Good employers have long understood the importance of researching the feelings of their staff...

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Tribunal watch: Intensive training requirement led to sex discrimination judgment

An employment tribunal has held that a female police officer who was required to attend an intensive firearms training course...


Towers Watson acquires Saville Consulting

Towers Watson, the HR consulting and risk management company, has acquired psychometric assessment business Saville Consulting for £42 million.


Matchmaking mothers with part-time work

Hundreds of employers need people to cover short-term projects, while many mothers with matching skills would like flexible, part-time work....


Pick your own reward: how spending accounts could boost benefits

Giving employees “pots” of money that they can spend on an approved menu of benefits is popular in Asia, and...

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Employees now enjoying real-terms wage growth

Employees are finally enjoying real-terms wage growth, according to latest pay analysis data from XpertHR.
The statistics reveals that, in...


HR can change the face of public spending, says TaxPayers’ Alliance

Jonathan Isaby, CEO of the TaxPayers’ Alliance (TPA), wants to see an end to excessive public-sector payoffs. HR can deliver...

National Grid won the Nationwide Inspiring the Workforce of the Future Award

Women and Work Awards winners announced

Twelve public- and private-sector organisations have been recognised for creating equal and inclusive workplaces for women at the Opportunity Now...

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