XpertHR podcasts

Podcast: Social media and recruitment

Shared from on 15 April 2017

In this week's podcast, we discuss the use of social media in the recruitment process and look at the results of our recent survey on the topic.

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Podcast: What do the recent cases on worker status mean for employers?

Shared from on 15 April 2017

We discuss the reasons behind the decisions in Uber, CitySprint and Pimlico Plumbers and explore the factors that employers may wish to consider where they are engaging individuals on a self-employed basis.

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Podcast: Is your workplace dress code sexist?

Shared from on 15 April 2017

Requirements for women to wear high heels, make-up and a skirt were common in the 1970s, but do such requirements have any place in a 21st-century employer's dress code? In this week's podcast, we discuss the recent controversy around sexism in workpla...

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Podcast: Employment law update with Darren Newman

Shared from on 15 April 2017

We discuss the key employment law trends and changes that are affecting the HR landscape, including: gender pay gap reporting; the Trade Union Act 2016; public-sector exit payments and employment status.

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Podcast: Gender pay gap reporting for the public sector

Shared from on 15 April 2017

We discuss the requirement for public-sector employers with 250 or more employees to report their gender pay gap information.

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Podcast: Forecasts for pay awards in 2017/2018

Shared from on 15 April 2017

Private-sector organisations have predicted their pay awards. In this podcast we look at the median basic pay increase employers are expecting to award employees in the year 2017/18.

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Darren Newman’s podcast: British Home Stores Ltd v Burchell

Shared from on 15 April 2017

Darren Newman talks listeners through British Home Stores Ltd v Burchell, one of the most significant cases in employment law.

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Podcast: Recruitment advertising

Shared from on 15 April 2017

In this week's podcast, we discuss the factors to consider when carrying out recruitment advertising.

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Podcast: When is an employer liable for the acts of its employees and others?

Shared from on 15 April 2017

In this week's podcast, we examine several legal cases as we explore the situations where an employer may be found to be vicariously liable for an individual's negligent or discriminatory actions.

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Podcast: Recruitment advertising

Shared from on 13 April 2017

In this week's podcast, we discuss the factors to consider when carrying out recruitment advertising.

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Podcast: When is an employer liable for the acts of its employees and others?

Shared from on 7 April 2017

In this week's podcast, we examine several legal cases as we explore the situations where an employer may be found to be vicariously liable for an individual's negligent or discriminatory actions.

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Darren Newman’s podcast: British Home Stores Ltd v Burchell

Shared from on 6 April 2017

Darren Newman talks listeners through British Home Stores Ltd v Burchell, one of the most significant cases in employment law.

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Podcast: Gender pay gap reporting for the public sector

Shared from on 31 March 2017

We discuss the requirement for public-sector employers with 250 or more employees to report their gender pay gap information.

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Podcast: Forecasts for pay awards in 2017/2018

Shared from on 24 March 2017

Private-sector organisations have predicted their pay awards. In this podcast we look at the median basic pay increase employers are expecting to award employees in the year 2017/18.

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Podcast: What do the recent cases on worker status mean for employers?

Shared from on 17 March 2017

In this week's podcast, we discuss the reasons behind the decisions in Uber, CitySprint and Pimlico Plumbers. We explore the factors that employers may wish to consider where they are engaging individuals on a self-employed basis.

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