XpertHR podcasts

Podcast: Graduate recruitment and probationary periods

Shared from on 21 November 2016

We discuss the results of our recent survey on graduate recruitment and give an overview of probationary periods.

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Podcast: Introduction to the gig economy

Shared from on 21 November 2016

We discuss some recent gig economy employment tribunal claims and the risks faced by organisations that hire freelancers through web applications.

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Podcast: October 2016 and beyond

Shared from on 21 November 2016

We discuss the key legal developments affecting employers from October 2016 and beyond, including: changes to the national minimum wage rates; reforms to employment tribunals; public-sector exit payments and important case decisions to look out for.

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Podcast: Employment tribunals – the state of play

Shared from on 21 November 2016

We discuss the future of employment tribunals, including plans to make all first-instance tribunal decisions available online and the possibility that employment tribunals will be replaced by an Employment and Equalities Court within the civil court st...

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Podcast: Employees who no longer have the right to work in the UK

Shared from on 21 November 2016

We discuss how employers should deal with a situation in which an employee no longer has the right to work in the UK.

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Podcast: The apprenticeship levy – April 2017

Shared from on 21 November 2016

We discuss the key features of the apprenticeship levy, which is due to come into force in April 2017.

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Podcast: Disciplinary investigations and hearings, and dismissals

Shared from on 21 November 2016

In this week's feature-length podcast, we are joined by special guests Nicky Stibbs and Max Winthrop to discuss some common areas of concern around the termination of employment.

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Podcast: Pay forecasts for 2017

Shared from on 21 November 2016

We discuss pay award levels in 2016 and the likely level of employee pay increases in the year ahead.

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Webinar: Managing international assignments in an uncertain world

Shared from on 21 November 2016

Juliet Carp and David Remedios discuss the current legal and practical considerations for managing overseas assignments.

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Podcast: Absence rates and managing sickness absence

Shared from on 21 November 2016

We discuss sickness absence rates for 2015 and the associated costs, and the steps that employers can take to successfully manage sickness absence.

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Podcast: Requesting flexible working after maternity leave

Shared from on 21 November 2016

We look at flexible working requests, focusing on the issues that may arise when women returning from maternity leave request a change to their working hours.

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Podcast: Managing an HR change

Shared from on 21 November 2016

In this week's feature-length podcast, we are joined by special guest Debra Cadman to discuss how to ensure an HR change is a success.

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Podcast: Pensions auto-enrolment

Shared from on 21 November 2016

We explain how the pensions auto-enrolment rules work and provide some practical tips to help employers comply with their obligations.

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Podcast: Pensions auto-enrolment

Shared from on 18 November 2016

We explain how the pensions auto-enrolment rules work and provide some practical tips to help employers comply with their obligations.

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Podcast: Managing an HR change

Shared from on 11 November 2016

In this week's feature-length podcast, we are joined by special guest Debra Cadman to discuss how to ensure an HR change is a success.

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