Employee relations

NHS pay deal of 6.5-29% to be offered without holiday loss

More than a million nurses and other NHS staff in England will be offered a three-year pay deal worth between...

University cleaners to strike against outsourcing

15 Mar 2018

University cleaners, porters and receptionists are expected to walk out next month after a near unanimous vote in favour of...

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Tribunal claims up 90% since fees abolished

8 Mar 2018

The Ministry of Justice has released its latest round of data on tribunals – the first full quarter since fees...

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How to manage gender identity in the workplace

7 Mar 2018

It can be difficult for employers to know where to find information on supporting trans employees in the workplace. Clare...

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Union ‘first’ to be recognised by gig economy company

2 Mar 2018

The Independent Workers’ Union of Great Britain (IWGB) has claimed it is the first union in the UK to be...

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Corbyn puts jobs and skills at heart of new Labour Brexit policy

26 Feb 2018

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has shifted the party’s stance on Brexit, spelling out how a Government under him would ensure...

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Personnel Today turns 30: Highlights from our first issue

9 Feb 2018

Did you work in human resources in the 1980s? Or perhaps you worked in personnel? We mark the 30th anniversary...

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Amazon drivers’ false self-employment dispute settled

16 Jan 2018

A courier company that delivers parcels for Amazon has settled a dispute with drivers that the GMB union claimed were...

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How to engage everyone in your organisation

12 Jan 2018

PROMOTED| We want to help change the nature of the workplace, and how to deal with the challenges of communicating with people working in drastically different environments, or with very different needs and preferences...

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Business should put onus on employees’ financial wellbeing

5 Jan 2018

Employers should make their employees’ financial wellbeing a central part of their strategy, according to a report by Willis Towers...

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McDonald’s to increase pay following strike

4 Jan 2018

McDonald’s is to award a pay increase to its staff after they staged the first UK strike in the company’s...

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Thomas Cook case reveals what unions must tell employers about industrial action plans

3 Jan 2018

What does a union have to tell its members and the employer about planned industrial action? Nick Chronias explains.
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What you might have missed: Christmas and New Year round-up

2 Jan 2018

The first day back at work for many is an inevitable struggle after a much-deserved break over Christmas. But what...

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Private sector strike days jump 80%

4 Dec 2017

The number of working days lost to strike action in the private sector has increased by 80% in a year,...

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How communication can support better mental health at work

21 Nov 2017

Employers are arguably more open to mental health conversations than ever before, realising the benefits of supporting staff through stress...

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