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Podcast: The right to work in the UK

September 17,2019 on

We discuss employers' obligations when it comes to ensuring all employees have the right to work in the UK.

Podcast: Dismissal for poor attendance

Shared from on 4 September 2019

We discuss common issues associated with dismissal for long-term poor attendance recently highlighted in the EAT decision of Kelly v Royal Mail Group.

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Podcast: Handling difficult conversations

Shared from on 7 August 2019

Gary Bates and Sarah-Jane Georges, both account directors at behaviour change company Steps, discuss the best ways to develop line manager confidence and competence in having difficult conversations.

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Podcast: Whistleblowing

Shared from on 23 July 2019

We are joined by Matthew Perry, solicitor at Wedlake Bell, to explore common issues relating to whistleblowing.

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Podcast: Positive action

Shared from on 11 July 2019

We discuss the legal and practical issues that employers need to think about when contemplating positive action.

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Webinar: How to promote good mental health

Shared from on 11 July 2019

Uxshely Chotai, a qualified lawyer, psychotherapist and trainer who delivers mental health training with byrne-dean, discusses the practical steps that a line manager can take to create a working environment that is conducive to good mental health.

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Podcast: Dress and appearance in the workplace

Shared from on 27 June 2019

We discuss workplace dress codes and reflect on recent research we have carried out in this area.

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Podcast: Latest updates on Brexit and what they mean to employers

Shared from on 12 June 2019

Louise Haycock, director at Fragomen, takes us through the implications of Theresa May's resignation and the new proposed Brexit date of 31st October 2019.

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Webinar: Managing poor performance

Shared from on 12 June 2019

Darren Newman discusses some common challenges when managing poor performance including: providing negative feedback constructively; identifying and acting on barriers to success; and progressing through a process when feedback does not work.

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Upcoming webinar: Managing poor performance

Shared from on 29 May 2019

Join us on 4 June for an hour-long webinar, where Darren Newman, an employment lawyer with more than 20 years' experience, will take you through what you need to do to manage poor performance successfully.

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Podcast: Common issues during maternity leave

Shared from on 29 May 2019

Issues that can arise during maternity leave range from the mundane, such as keeping lines of communication open, to the dramatic, such as putting an employee at risk of redundancy. We discuss common scenarios during maternity leave, and how to deal wi...

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Podcast: GDPR update – current data protection issues for HR

Shared from on 14 May 2019

We discuss the continuing impact of the GDPR, including potential enforcement action, the use of artificial intelligence in the recruitment process and how Brexit may affect the transfer of data between the EEA and the UK.

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Podcast: Key HR metrics and priorities for the year ahead

Shared from on 30 April 2019

XpertHR's annual survey of HR roles and responsibilities covers HR priorities, budgets and the ratio of HR practitioners to employees.

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Webinar: Pregnancy sickness – managing absence issues successfully

Shared from on 25 April 2019

Jo Broadbent, counsel knowledge lawyer at law firm Hogan Lovells, discusses the legal framework protecting pregnant employees and the health and safety considerations employers should be aware of.

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Podcast: Dealing fairly with disciplinary and grievance situations

Shared from on 16 April 2019

We are joined by Max Winthrop to go through the steps that employers need to take to ensure fair and robust disciplinary and grievance procedures.

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