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Personnel Today Awards 2014

Personnel Today Awards 2014 shortlist: Employer Branding

23 Oct 2014

The winners of the Personnel Today Awards 2014 will be announced on 18 November. Continuing our series of articles profiling...

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Low pay rises to continue in 2015, say employers

23 Oct 2014

Pay rises will remain low, according to new research into employers’ intentions for 2015, despite Bank of England’s suggestions to...

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Ebola: should employers prepare?

22 Oct 2014

With developments on the spread of the Ebola virus hitting the headlines, and world leaders calling on the international community...

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Further than freezing eggs

Why we’re going further than freezing eggs

21 Oct 2014

Appebook’s new policy of paying for women to have their eggs frozen in order to boost the number of women...

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Plans to finance egg freezing are a step backwards for gender equality

21 Oct 2014

Silicon Valley has a problem: it is failing to attract and retain sufficient numbers of talented women. To address this,...

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Shared parental leave

Shared parental leave and pay: how much will it cost?

21 Oct 2014

Employers reviewing policies in the run-up to the introduction of shared parental leave and pay must make a key decision...

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Personnel Today Awards 2014 shortlist: Employee engagement - under 1,000 employees: MBNA collect their 2013 award

Personnel Today Awards 2014 shortlist: Employee Engagement – more than 1,000 employees

21 Oct 2014

Employee engagement can have a dramatic impact on business results. Continuing our series of profiles on the Personnel Today Awards...

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Profile: Andy Sumner, managing director, Monster

21 Oct 2014

Monster managing director Andy Sumner talks to Peter Crush about how the company has had to make bold strides to...

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Shared parental leave will be available for parents of babies due on or after 5 April 2015

Shared parental leave: preparing for the new right (webinar)

21 Oct 2014

Tuesday 4 November 2014, 2:00pm GMT
Shared parental leave and pay will be available to eligible parents of babies due...

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Civil service fathers to receive same parental leave and pay as mothers

20 Oct 2014

Fathers working in the civil service who want to share parental leave will be entitled to the same benefits and...

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Tribunal watch: employee liability information omission on TUPE transfer leads to £65,500 award

20 Oct 2014

On a TUPE transfer, what employee liability information on potential employment tribunal claims from transferring staff does the transferor have...

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Appretniceship recruitment should be more transparent

Apprenticeship recruitment needs greater transparency

16 Oct 2014

Employers and training providers should provide clearer information to boost application numbers for less popular apprenticeship programmes, according to a...

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Sickness absence during pregnancy: four key questions for employers

15 Oct 2014

Employers need to take care when managing sickness absence during pregnancy, to ensure that they comply with their legal duties...

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Personnel Today Awards 2014 shortlist: Employee engagement - under 1,000 employees: MBNA collect their 2013 award

Personnel Today Awards 2014 shortlist: Employee Engagement – fewer than 1,000 employees

15 Oct 2014

It is well known that employee engagement can have a positive impact on productivity. Continuing our series of profiles on...

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Cancer in the workplace

Cancer in the workplace: how early intervention can help

14 Oct 2014

Cancer is one of the major health risks facing employers at the moment. Stephen Hackett, head of health and risk...

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