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Brexit fears slash a third of seasonal travel jobs

Fears over Brexit have led to the loss of a third of UK seasonal jobs in ski resorts and summer...

Judge begins race claim against Ministry of Justice

11 Dec 2019

A district judge has taken the Ministry of Justice and two senior judges to the employment tribunal for after he...

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The 10 most important employment law cases in 2019

11 Dec 2019

We round up the most significant cases of the year including legal judgments on CCTV, restrictive covenants, enhancing shared parental leave, collective bargaining and more...

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Tech companies dominate Glassdoor employer rankings

11 Dec 2019

Six of the top 10 employers in the UK are technology companies, according to employer review site Glassdoor.

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Hiring plans for Q1 weakest in seven years

10 Dec 2019

Employers’ hiring intentions are at their weakest in seven years with Brexit uncertainty, the general election and a slowing global...

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Movers and shakers: Protect, NHS, The Collective and Marshall Motors

10 Dec 2019

Personnel Today’s first far-from-exhaustive listing of appointments in the HR world includes big moves at the Institute of Directors, which...

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Wetherspoon to create 10,000 jobs by 2024

10 Dec 2019

JD Wetherspoon is investing more than £200 million over the next four years, developing new pubs and hotels as well...

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Fewer than one in four construction staff have workplace pension

10 Dec 2019

Less than a quarter of construction workers are enrolled in a workplace pension, it has been estimated.
Figures obtained from...

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Proportion of older workers grows rapidly

10 Dec 2019

The gap between the employment rate of 50 to 64 year olds and under-50s may be at its narrowest in at least 25 years

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Conservative voters more confident about career prospects

10 Dec 2019

People who feel “politically homeless” have lower job confidence than those who identify with a particular political party, and Conservative...

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Worker reps would be part of Labour nationalisation move

9 Dec 2019

Labour will start re-nationalising water and energy companies within 100 days of taking office, shadow chancellor John McDonnell will announce...

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Kitchen manager dismissed for food safety issues was discriminated against

9 Dec 2019

A Beefeater kitchen manager who was dismissed for food safety failings after working excessive hours was discriminated against because of...

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Poor management biggest factor in engagement

9 Dec 2019

The ‘quality’ of a manager is the most important factor in employee job satisfaction, a joint business school research project...

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Physio pursues unfair dismissal claim while fighting deportation

9 Dec 2019

An NHS physiotherapist is fighting a Home Office attempt to remove her from the UK after being dismissed from her job.

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Supreme Court’s unfair dismissal ruling in Royal Mail case gives pause for thought

9 Dec 2019

This recent case should sound an alert for companies looking to dismiss staff for...

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