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Put own house in order on race, recruiters told

24 Jul 2001

CRE chairman calls for a wider view on graduate search at AGR's annual conference

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Taskforce needed to clear up sex discrimination cases

24 Jul 2001

The
Equal Opportunities Commission is claiming that two sex discrimination cases
this week demonstrate the need for the Work and...

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Record number of cases heard

24 Jul 2001

The number of complaints about employee rights dealt with by Acas increased
again last year, its annual report shows.
Acas...

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Tribunal shake-up is hailed as watershed

24 Jul 2001

Employers believe the DTI’s radical plans to reform the employment tribunal
system will help cut the spiralling number of tribunal...

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Case roundup

24 Jul 2001

This week’s case roundup
Contract frustrated by long-term illness
Collins v Secretary of State for Trade and Industry, IDS Brief...

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When does a reshuffle result in redundancy?

24 Jul 2001

A change in working terms arising from a business restructure does not always lead to redundancy, as recent case law has ruled

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BBC’s vision of the future of learning

24 Jul 2001

An e-learning pilot launched at the
BBC two years ago is being rolled out across the corporation. But the key...

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References

24 Jul 2001

The thorny issue of whether to provide a reference, and if so, what to say,
was covered in a previous...

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Employers toeing the line on pension contributions

23 Jul 2001

Efforts to ensure that employers pay pension-scheme
contributions on time appear to be succeeding, a report has revealed.
Figures released...

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Mobile Internet technology can combat e-mail backlog

23 Jul 2001

Staff would be able save valuable working time if they had
access to mobile Internet technology to help them deal...

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Work experience to be promoted by the careers service

23 Jul 2001

The
National Centre for Work Experience has been merged with the Careers Services
Unit.
The Council
for Industry and Education...

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Links betweeen skills shortages and high unemployment in question

23 Jul 2001

Skills shortages in the UK have
a complex pattern and are not necessarily linked to areas of low unemployment,
according...

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1,000 new jobs at the bookies

23 Jul 2001

Bookmakers Ladbrokes are creating 1,000 jobs by the autumn
in anticipation of the increased trade through tax-free betting.
The majority...

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Asda staff benefit from share option pay out

20 Jul 2001

Over 16,000 Asda employees are today set to receive average
payouts of £1,500.
Asda launched its first colleague share ownership...

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Grants awarded to employers which promote work-life balance

20 Jul 2001

Up
to 120,000 employees are set to benefit from government grants designed to
promote working practices which encourage innovative way...

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