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Pensions auto-enrolment: could an audit service prevent costly mistakes?

22 May 2015

Many employers may have passed their pensions auto-enrolment staging date, but that does not mean that they are confident that...

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Getting off to a good start with temporary staff induction

22 May 2015

Many employers focus their induction efforts on permanent staff, but a new online onboarding system can help them ensure that...

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Healthy competition: challenging employees to take the stairs

22 May 2015

Encouraging staff to take the stairs rather than the lift can feel like a fruitless exercise. But a new competition-based...

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Can “results only” working deliver the goods?

22 May 2015

Giving employees greater flexibility to help them balance work and life is now commonplace. But could allowing employees complete autonomy...

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Less is more with HR analytics at Four Seasons Hotels

22 May 2015

Using data from HR analytics software helped the Four Seasons hotel chain reduce its applicant numbers, but also increase the...

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Rail strikes called off as unions suspend action

21 May 2015

The planned rail strikes for next Monday and Tuesday have now been called off.
Earlier today, the Transport Salaried Staff’s...

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Graduate recruitment: most believe technical skills are enough

21 May 2015

Seven out of 10 graduates think just being good at their job is enough to help them succeed at work,...

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Five steps to winning the HR Supplier Partnership Award

20 May 2015

For the second year running, the Personnel Today Awards now feature two categories for HR suppliers to receive the recognition...

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Line manager roles are key to a great workplace

20 May 2015

Line managers have to be everything from counsellors to colleagues, but their role in increasing engagement and productivity is crucial,...

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Most employers have used settlement agreements, XpertHR survey finds

20 May 2015

Most employers have signed a settlement agreement with an employee over the past year, but only a small minority use...

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Sexual harassment at work: three types of claim

20 May 2015

Pop star Robbie Williams and his wife have been accused of sexual harassment against a former employee. There are numerous...

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Age discrimination webinar: How well is your organisation coping with the age discrimination rules?

Age discrimination webinar: traps for the unwary

20 May 2015

It is all too easy for unsuspecting employers to fall foul of age discrimination laws. As well as obvious measures,...

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The future of employee research

The future of employee research (webinar)

20 May 2015

 
Good employers have long understood the importance of researching the feelings of their staff through an employee opinion survey....

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When employees' religious beliefs clash with gay customers' rights: five key cases

When employees’ religious beliefs clash with gay customers’ rights: five key cases

19 May 2015

A Northern Ireland court has found that a bakery discriminated against a customer when it refused to make a cake...

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Tribunal watch: Man dismissed over domestic violence allegations claims sex discrimination

18 May 2015

An employee who was sacked for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend after a workplace party tried unsuccessfully to claim sex discrimination....

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