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Government ready to extend paid paternity leave

26 Oct 2000

The Government has signalled that it may be ready to extend paid paternity leave, following a review into balancing work...

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Have you really got an HR strategy?

25 Oct 2000

Paul Kearns questions commonly held views on what constitutes a strategic approach to HR

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Email monitoring powers come into force

25 Oct 2000

New regulations have come into force today covering the circumstances in
which an employer can record or monitor communications without...

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HR jobs market continues to boom

25 Oct 2000

HR jobs in recruitment and consultancy enjoy a boom
HR SURVEY OF APPOINTMENTS TRENDS – Commentary October 2000
Overall picture...

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HR jobs boom continues

25 Oct 2000

The number of advertised personnel posts has grown by over a third in the last 12 months – meaning there...

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Scientific approach to select next England manager

25 Oct 2000

The Football Association should take a scientific approach to selecting the next manager of the England football team by analysing...

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Individual work rights put firms on defensive

25 Oct 2000

An unprecedented shift from old-style industrial relations to individual workplace rights is confirmed by yesterday’s Acas annual report.The report provides...

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Few commit to formal flexible work policy

25 Oct 2000

Employee requests for flexible working are considered informally on a case-by-case basis despite the substantial benefits to employers, a major...

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CIPD conference – Lowest morale in public sector

25 Oct 2000

Employees in central Government have the lowest levels of commitment and satisfaction than any other group of staff despite having...

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Technology for the busy HR professional

24 Oct 2000

The array of technology available to help the busy HR professional is growing everyday. Sue Weekes, deputy editor of the...

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Be aware of the limits to implied mutual trust

24 Oct 2000

A court decision highlights the fact employers must be clear about how far the duty of trust in a contract...

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Data Protection

24 Oct 2000

The Data Protection Act came into force on 1 March 2000 and will be phased in fully over the next...

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Is there a Tupe transfer on the change of contractor?

24 Oct 2000

When a major part of the workforce is not transferred on a change of contract, a Tupe transfer can still...

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Sexual discrimination can now apply to gays

23 Oct 2000

An EAT decision this month gives an idea of how the Human Rights Act is likely to affect employment claims

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Ten minute tutorial – Service profit chain

23 Oct 2000

Profit from a positive link between customer and employee satisfaction in the first in our weekly series of tutorials on...

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