XpertHR podcasts

Podcast: Absence rates and managing sickness absence

Shared from on 1 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: The apprenticeship levy – April 2017

Shared from on 1 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: Pay forecasts for 2017

Shared from on 1 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 1 November 2016

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

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Podcast: Pay forecasts for 2017

Shared from on 28 October 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 October 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 October 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: The apprenticeship levy – April 2017

Shared from on 14 October 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 7 October 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: October 2016 and beyond

Shared from on 30 September 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: Substance misuse in the workplace

Shared from on 25 September 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 25 September 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: Holidays – unauthorised absence, cover and contact

Shared from on 25 September 2016

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

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Podcast: Family-friendly leave

Shared from on 25 September 2016

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

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Podcast: Employment tribunals – the state of play

Shared from on 23 September 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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