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Government retreat on bankers’ bonus cap challenge

Chancellor George Osborne has conceded defeat in the UK’s efforts to overturn the EU cap on bankers’ bonuses, following a...

Gender pay gap: Women’s pay slowly catching up

The gender pay gap is closing, but earnings growth has yet to catch up with inflation, the latest wage data...


Government estimates of shared parental leave take-up too low

Almost two-thirds of men and women would be interested in taking up new rights to shared parental leave – a...

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McDonald’s voted Overall Winner at 2014 Personnel Today Awards

McDonald’s Restaurants came out top at the 2014 Personnel Today Awards, named as overall winner for implementing an innovative new...

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Creating a talent pipeline for critical employees

Talent pipelines aren’t just for senior staff or leadership roles. Sue Brooks, chief innovation officer at recruitment process outsourcing company...

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In a case report from Blake Morgan, an employment tribunal found that an initial failure to follow the Acas early...

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View hundreds of Personnel Today Awards 2014 photos including snaps of guests arriving, winners’ official photos and late-night dancing…


Can you stop employees taking discontinuous shared parental leave?

Chopping and changing: discontinuous shared parental leave demystified

Confusion remains as to how employers should tackle the prospect of parents stopping and starting their shared parental leave. Can...


Five ways to get outplacement right for employees

After years of economic downturn, redundancy has become part of our business tapestry. Emily Crispin, client manager at the career...

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Tribunal watch: Disability harassment against West Yorkshire Police for “doolally” remark

An employment tribunal has found that a sergeant’s comments to a police officer returning to work after a stress-related absence...

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