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Employing students: six tips for the new term

In university towns and cities around the country, students are settling in for the start of the academic year. As...
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Racial harassment in the workplace: five key cases

Ex-England and Spurs footballer Paul Gascoigne has pleaded guilty to racially-aggravated abuse over a “joke” he made to a black...

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What the Great British Bake Off teaches us about retaining talent

Fans of the Great British Bake Off are still reeling from the news it will move from the BBC to...

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Personnel Today Awards 2016: HR Team of the Year

The winners of the Personnel Today Awards 2016 will be announced on 22 November. Beginning our series of articles profiling...

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Employment law changes: October 2016 and beyond

The autumn months promise to be a busy period for HR practitioners as they get to grips with a host of employment law changes. Bar Huberman sets out the top 10 upcoming legislative changes.


Two-fifths of businesses in the dark about apprenticeship levy

Two-fifths of businesses still have no understanding or have not even heard of the upcoming apprenticeship levy, a survey by...

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Modern slavery statements: September deadline looms

The end of September is a key cut-off point for large employers required to publish their first modern slavery statement.

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Writing a modern slavery statement: a guide for employers

Large employers must publish a modern slavery statement for each financial year ending on or after 31 March 2016. The...


NHS doctors must declare income from private work

Senior NHS doctors and managers in England will have to declare any income they receive from private work, it has...

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Illegal working: when an employee loses the right to work in the UK

An employer that discovers that an employee no longer has the right to work in the UK, or that immigration...

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