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Spring means only one thing for HR professionals: preparing for a raft of new employment laws. Photo: Matthew Chattle/REX/Shutterstock.

April 2017: nine key employment law changes

The run-up to April is typically a busy time of year for HR professionals, with new employment legislation due to...

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Will the apprenticeship levy mean smaller businesses lose out?

It is the Government’s flagship policy to fix the UK’s skills problem, a well-intentioned “tax” on employers to raise £3...

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Apprenticeship levy: Why degree apprenticeships should be on your list

Are you firming up plans for spending your apprenticeship funding...

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Industrial strategy’s skills proposals “deeply disappointing” – BEIS Committee

The Government’s flagship industrial strategy, set out in a Green Paper in January, lacks the necessary detail and commitments required...

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Where are the skills you’re looking for?

PROMOTED | How do you find and reach the skilled people who will make up your future workforce? How do you decide where... Find out more

Breaking down barriers to build a diverse workforce

PROMOTED | The modern workplace is unrecognisable from 50 years ago, but that doesn’t mean we have stopped looking for... Find out more

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Kronos CEO Aron Ain: “Management is not a spectator sport”

He’s one of the highest rated CEO’s on Glassdoor and engagement scores have shot up at his company. What can...

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Is the coaching industry ripe for digital disruption?

We have seen a host of industries from food delivery to cab driving disrupted by digital developments. Coaching is not...

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Employers can now register for online apprenticeship service

The Government’s online apprenticeship service has now launched, meaning employers eligible to pay the upcoming apprenticeship levy can register their...

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Data will drive learning as artificial intelligence grows

Learning professionals will need to design ever more personalised content as artificial intelligence grows in prominence, according to strategy expert...

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Four key actions to tackle a gender pay gap

New rules on gender pay gap reporting simply compel employers to publish details of their pay gap on an annual...

Don’t get left behind: transform your business with degree apprenticeships

The government announcing its plans to invest significantly in higher apprenticeships, following the Leitch Review of Skills in 2006, may...

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