XpertHR podcasts

Podcast: Reputational damage – five risk areas for employers

June 23,2017 on

In this week's podcast, we discuss five areas in which the risk of reputational damage can be an issue for employers, and what HR professionals can do to reduce the risk of their organisation's reputation being damaged.

Podcast: Interviewing effectively

Shared from on 16 June 2017

We address the main issues that occur during the interview process, and offer practical advice on how to get the most out of it.

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Podcast: Primer on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Shared from on 9 June 2017

Although organisations are increasingly aware of the new requirements under the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), many are not sure how the GDPR will affect HR function. We discuss how HR will contribute to the GDPR compliance process.

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Podcast: Companions at disciplinary hearings – tricky scenarios for HR

Shared from on 2 June 2017

In this week's podcast, we explain what HR should do when faced with some tricky scenarios related to the right to be accompanied at disciplinary hearings. The seven scenarios discussed include a worker requesting a companion with a history of disrupti...

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Webinar: Making the most of apprenticeships

Shared from on 1 June 2017

Register for our webinar to hear Simon Ashworth and Mike Thompson explain what you need to know about the apprenticeship reforms in England, and how to maximise the opportunities created by apprenticeships.

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Podcast: Planning an effective probationary period

Shared from on 26 May 2017

In this week's podcast, we look at how employers can prepare in advance to get the most out of probationary periods.

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Podcast: National minimum wage

Shared from on 19 May 2017

In this week's podcast, we explain the basics of the national minimum wage and highlight some of the pitfalls for employers.

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Podcast: Apprenticeships overview

Shared from on 12 May 2017

In this week's podcast, we give an overview of the apprenticeships system, focusing on the situation for employers in England.

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Podcast: How holiday cases are affecting employer practice

Shared from on 5 May 2017

In this week's podcast, we discuss the key findings of our new research on employers' annual leave offerings and explain how employers are working out holiday pay in the light of the glut of case law in recent years.

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Darren Newman’s podcast: Western Excavating v Sharp

Shared from on 4 May 2017

In this podcast, XpertHR consultant editor Darren Newman looks at Western Excavating v Sharp, which defined "constructive dismissal" and led the courts and tribunals to develop the implied term of mutual trust and confidence.

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Webinar: Hiring in the US and the UK – the same thing, only different

Shared from on 28 April 2017

During this 60-minute webinar, leading employment lawyers from both sides of the Atlantic will examine the key hiring issues that can bedevil employers in the US and the UK.

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Podcast: Long-term sickness absence in the workplace

Shared from on 28 April 2017

In this week's podcast, we discuss some key considerations for employers when dealing with an employee on long-term sickness absence.

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Darren Newman’s podcast: James v Eastleigh Borough Council

Shared from on 27 April 2017

In this podcast, XpertHR consultant editor Darren Newman considers James v Eastleigh Borough Council, concerning a man who had to pay 75p to go swimming, whereas his wife was admitted for free. Darren looks at its relevance in respect of more recent ca...

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Podcast: Short-term sickness absence in the workplace

Shared from on 21 April 2017

In this week's podcast, we discuss some key areas of short-term sickness absence in the workplace.

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Darren Newman’s podcast: Polkey v AE Dayton Services Ltd

Shared from on 19 April 2017

In this podcast, XpertHR consultant editor Darren Newman casts light on Polkey v AE Dayton Services Ltd , which established the Polkey principle in cases of unfair dismissal.

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