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Eight pensions basics for HR professionals

The pensions auto-enrolment process may be well under way, but there are still a number of reforms due to take...
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Women on maternity leave must keep childcare voucher benefits

It is discriminatory to make employees leave a childcare voucher scheme while on maternity leave, according to an employment tribunal....

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Holiday pay: voluntary overtime should be included, rules appeal court

There is no reason in principle why voluntary overtime should not be included in holiday pay, according to an important...

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Equalise pension survivor benefits for same-sex couples, urges TUC

The TUC is calling for the Government to review pension survivor benefits for same-sex couples, since civil partners or same-sex...

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Employing young people: time off for education and training

Employers need to be aware that the law on time off for education and training for young people in England...

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Almost half of employers at risk by failing to review restrictive covenants

Almost half of businesses have not done an audit of senior employees’ contracts in the past year –  despite one...

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Career breaks and sabbaticals: six points for employers to consider

Career breaks can be a useful tool in employee retention. However, there are areas of uncertainty associated with their use,...

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EXCLUSIVE – Personnel Today has teamed up with lynda.com to offer three free online courses until the end of July...

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Age discrimination myths and reality: could your organisation get caught out?

XpertHR’s recent webinar on age discrimination covered some of the thorny issues that employers can be reluctant to tackle. Jeya...

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HR transformation: Putting the “expert” in centres of expertise

Centres of expertise are a core tenet of the Ulrich HR model, but do they always deliver on their promises?...

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