XpertHR podcasts

Podcast: Making and withdrawing job offers – common pitfalls

January 13,2017 on

We discuss the issues that can arise when a job offer is made but subsequently has to be withdrawn.

Forthcoming webinar on gender pay gap reporting: your questions answered

Shared from on 10 January 2017

Sign up for our live gender pay gap reporting webinar on 8 February 2017. Employment lawyers Patrick Brodie and Kelly Thomson will take you through the new gender pay gap reporting duty, which is due to be introduced on 6 April 2017, and answer questions from the audience in a special Q&A surgery.

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Podcast: 2017 employment law agenda

Shared from on 6 January 2017

We discuss the key legislative developments affecting employers in 2017, including: gender pay gap reporting; the apprenticeship levy; public-sector exit payments and changes to statutory rates.

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Podcast: 2017 employment law agenda

Shared from on 6 January 2017

We discuss the key legislative developments affecting employers in 2017, including: gender pay gap reporting; the apprenticeship levy; public-sector exit payments and changes to statutory rates.

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Podcast: Key recruitment metrics 2016

Shared from on 16 December 2016

We discuss the latest trends and challenges in a competitive recruitment market, including skills shortages and the time and cost to hire.

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Podcast: Key employment cases for 2017

Shared from on 9 December 2016

In this week's podcast, we predict the key cases for 2017. We explain why employment status in the gig economy will be a big talking point, and flag up a major equal pay case against a private-sector employer.

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Podcast: Introduction to the General Data Protection Regulation

Shared from on 2 December 2016

We discuss the extensive data protection changes coming into effect and how employers can begin their preparations.

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Podcast: How to avoid a workplace nightmare this Christmas

Shared from on 25 November 2016

We recap on the traditional guidance for employers on misconduct at the work Christmas party. We also examine issues employers might face this Christmas around attendance and absence.

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Podcast: Holiday pay update

Shared from on 21 November 2016

The Court of Appeal heard Lock and another v British Gas Trading Ltd, on commission in holiday pay, on 11 July. We round up where we are with holiday pay case law and flag up the key arguments that were discussed before the Court of Appeal in the Lock ...

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Podcast: Works councils and employee participation

Shared from on 21 November 2016

Worker representation is in the news after the Prime Minister promised to put workers on the boards of large companies as part of her plan to reform boardroom governance. We discuss the structures currently available for worker representation in the wo...

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Podcast: The Trade Union Act 2016

Shared from on 21 November 2016

Consultant editor Darren Newman joins us to discuss the implications of the Trade Union Act 2016 for both public and private-sector employers.

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Podcast: Holidays – unauthorised absence, cover and contact

Shared from on 21 November 2016

We discuss various issues that can arise when employees take holiday.

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Podcast: Substance misuse in the workplace

Shared from on 21 November 2016

We discuss how employers can support employees with substance misuse issues and respond to drug- or alcohol-related incidents in the workplace.

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Podcast: Impact of removal of default retirement age

Shared from on 21 November 2016

Five years on from the abolition of the default retirement age, we highlight four key retirement issues that have come before the tribunals and courts.

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Podcast: Family-friendly leave

Shared from on 21 November 2016

We discuss the various types of family-friendly leave and who is entitled to what and when.

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