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More autonomy means happier workers, according to research

Employees with higher levels of autonomy have better overall wellbeing and higher levels of job satisfaction, research has found.
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Tribunal awards £2 to claimant denied companion at disciplinary hearing

Stephen Simpson rounds up recent decisions published on the online database of first-instance employment tribunal judgments

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Government to publish workplace dress code guidance following high heels petition

New guidance on workplace dress codes will be published by the Government, but

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Gig economy: Uber appeal hearing confirmed

Uber has received leave to appeal the decision on the employment status of its drivers to the Employment Appeal Tribunal...