Employee relations

How GWR’s HR team helped drive cultural change

With just one day left to enter the Personnel Today Awards, we look at the initiatives that saw Great Western...

Four ways of presenting your gender pay gap: which works best?

20 Jun 2018

Last week, the Government Equalities Office released a report suggesting that people need more support when interpreting gender pay gap...

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Union wins go ahead for Deliveroo collective bargaining case

15 Jun 2018

A High Court judge today granted permission for Deliveroo couriers to challenge a previous ruling that they could not be...

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House of Fraser to close half its stores

7 Jun 2018

One of the UK's leading department stores, House of Fraser, is to close in 31 of its 59 locations including its flagship shop on London’s Oxford Street...

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Seven ways video can transform your company culture (webinar)

6 Jun 2018

Wednesday 27 June 2018, 16:00 BST
While the use of online video outside the workplace continues to rise, many businesses...

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Strikes reach lowest level since records began

30 May 2018

The number of labour strikes reached an all-time low last year, along with the number of workers involved in disputes,...

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MPs press for action over Sainsbury’s pay and contract review

22 May 2018

Prime Minister Theresa May has been urged to take action over an “array of deplorable decisions” that MPs say will...

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‘Facility time’ reports due from public sector employers in July

15 May 2018

Public sector employers have just a few more weeks to publish information on individuals’ time off to carry out a...

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Acas conciliators strike over workload concerns

11 May 2018

Staff at conciliation service Acas are striking today (11 May) over concerns about their workloads, following the decision to abolish...

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Unions react to sweeping BT job cuts

10 May 2018

BT today announced plans to cut 13,000 jobs over the next three years – 13% of its global workforce –...

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

21 Mar 2018

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

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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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