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Inquiry into “fatherhood penalty” launched by Government

The Women and Equalities Committee has launched an inquiry into how employers can better support fathers in the workplace.
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Will Theresa May, seen here leaving the EU summit meeting in December 2016, support "EU associate citizenship" for UK nationals after Brexit? PHOTO: Pool Christopher Licoppe Belgia via ZUMA/press/REX/Shutterstock

Could “associate EU citizenship” become a worthwhile employee perk?

The proposal by an MEP that UK nationals could take out “associate EU citizenship” could appeal to UK employers who...

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Winter weather and work: five common employer queries

With large parts of the UK having experienced heavy snowfall, we answer five common questions from employers on the workplace...

Agriculture is one of the sectos concerned about access to EU migrant labour as farmers are dependent on thousands of seasonal workers  to pick crops.  APA images/REX/Shutterstock

EU citizens working in the UK: will the Government listen to employers’ wishes?

At the top of the agenda for Brexit negotiations will be freedom of movement and the status of EU citizens...