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Ethnicity pay gap reporting: how would it work?

26 May 2017

Both the Conservatives and the Liberal Democrats have pledged to introduce ethnicity pay gap reporting if they come to power...

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Pay awards refuse to budge at 2%, according to XpertHR

26 May 2017

Pay awards in the three months to the end of April 2017 remained steadfast at 2%, according to the latest...

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Personnel Today Awards 2017: Meet the judges

25 May 2017

As the closing date for submitting entries for this year’s Personnel Today Awards approaches, it’s time to meet some of...

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“Brexit brain drain” fears grow as net migration falls

25 May 2017

Net migration to the UK in 2016 fell by 25% to 248,000, but immigration experts warn of a Brexit brain...

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The heat is on: six summer employment issues

25 May 2017

With temperatures hitting the high 20-degrees in the next few days, employers may have to deal with a raft of...

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Ramadan in the workplace: top tips for employers

24 May 2017

For many Muslims, Ramadan is a period of religious observance, which includes fasting from sunrise to sunset. Ashok Kanani provides...

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Behavioural science and employee engagement: Is HR doing enough?

24 May 2017

Behavioural science and its role in the workplace is becoming better understood all the time. Dominic Wylie looks at some...

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Matthew Taylor review: expect a right to request fixed hours

23 May 2017

Workers on zero hours contracts could be given the right to request a move to a fixed number of hours....

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Commit to employing a million more older workers, says age champion

23 May 2017

Employers should commit to employing 12% more employees over the age of 50 by 2022, according to Andy Briggs, the...

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Picture perfect: Odeon & UCI on winning HR Team of the Year

22 May 2017

Odeon & UCI Cinemas were victorious in the HR Team of the Year category at last year’s Personnel Today Awards....

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Graduate recruitment: what should you pay the class of 2017?

22 May 2017

What starting salary is your organisation offering to graduate recruits in 2017? As the class of 2017 joins the labour...

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Election 2017: where do the parties stand on employment issues?

22 May 2017

As the manifestos are published, we run down the policies most likely to influence the employment landscape

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Tory manifesto: National retraining, NI holidays and more gap reporting

18 May 2017

Theresa May launched the Conservative Party’s 2017 election manifesto today, and for HR and employers there are no big surprises....

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WhatsApp and confidential data: where to draw the line with social media

18 May 2017

An investment bank employee has been investigated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) after sharing confidential client information over WhatsApp....

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Liberal Democrat manifesto: guarantees for EU workers and stricter corporate governance

17 May 2017

The Liberal Democrat Party’s official manifesto has been released today and includes a raft of proposals around employment rights, equality...

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