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Elior collect their Personnel Today Award for Learning and Development

Personnel Today Awards 2014 shortlist: Excellence in Learning and Development – 1,000+ employees

30 Oct 2014

Continuing our profiles for the Personnel Today Awards 2014, we look at the shortlist for the Excellence in Learning and...

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Ask OH: redundancies and good report writing

30 Oct 2014

This month in Ask OH, an experienced OH adviser answers questions on supporting employees during redundancies and finding a consistent...

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Avoiding sharps injuries: put prevention before cure

30 Oct 2014

Needlestick injuries (NSIs) are one of the most common injuries for healthcare workers. Clare Tregoning discusses what measures can be...

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New AOHNP leader sees collaborative future for occupational health

30 Oct 2014

As OH becomes ever more collaborative and multidisciplinary, it is going to be increasingly important to ensure that the voice...

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NHS occupational health network launches promotional strategy

29 Oct 2014

The NHS Health at Work Network has developed a promotional strategy designed to help occupational health teams make the business...

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Social media policies: when can employers take disciplinary action?

29 Oct 2014

Facebook and Twitter have transformed the way people communicate, but how does this affect the workplace? Ben Williams, employment barrister...

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BAE Systems, one of the Government's Phase 3 apprenticeship trailblazers. Photo: REX/Paul Cooper

More than 700 new employers join apprenticeship trailblazers

29 Oct 2014

The third phase of the Government’s apprenticeship trailblazers scheme has been launched, with more than 700 employers designing 76 new...

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TUPE service provision change: manager not part of organised grouping of employees

TUPE service provision change: tribunal’s reasoning flawed on assigning manager to organised grouping of employees

29 Oct 2014

In DLA Piper’s latest case report, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) found that an employment tribunal’s judgment was flawed when...

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EDF Energy collecting their award

Personnel Today Awards 2014 shortlist: Diversity and Inclusion

29 Oct 2014

Greater diversity in organisations has many benefits, from better reflecting the customer base to offering a broader range of views....

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Sickness absence: NICE guidelines to focus on line managers

29 Oct 2014

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is developing guidelines to help employers improve the health and wellbeing...

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Absence due to caring responsibilities hits one in three firms

29 Oct 2014

As the population ages, the growing pressure on staff to juggle caring responsibilities with work is taking its toll on...

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Interim HR: Five steps to getting the most value

29 Oct 2014

There has been huge growth in demand for interim managers, but how can HR teams ensure that they meet goals...

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Chief secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander. Photo: REX/ZUMA

Returning public-sector executives to have to repay redundancy sums

28 Oct 2014

Highly paid public-sector executives who receive redundancy payments only to return to work within a year will need to repay...

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Fathers – and mothers – will be able to take discontinuous shared parental leave from 2015.

Discontinuous shared parental leave: your questions answered

27 Oct 2014

Shared parental leave does not have to be taken in one consecutive block; employees can stop and start their leave....

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Engagement at work is on the rise, says global survey

27 Oct 2014

Employee engagement is improving on a global level, a major survey of multinational employers has found.
According to the Great...

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