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Companies will not pay 20% of furlough costs until October

29 May 2020

Rishi Sunak has provided the first details of how businesses are to share the cost of furloughed workers, surprising many...

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Flexible working ‘nudge’ result in 30% uplift in job applications

29 May 2020

Recruiters that were prompted to consider flexible working when posting a job were 20% more likely to list flexible work...

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Personnel Today Awards 2020: entry deadline extension available

29 May 2020

With just one week left until the original deadline, we announce that organisations can apply for a two-week extension to...

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Chancellor set to announce tapering of furlough scheme

29 May 2020

Employers will be expected to pay 20% of furloughed employees’ wages under plans set to be announced by chancellor Rishi...

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Just half of employers publish 2018-19 gender pay gap

29 May 2020

Only half of businesses chose to publish their gender pay gap reports for the year ending April 2019 – a...

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From ‘forgotten’ to ‘key’ workers: protecting the precariously employed

29 May 2020

While the Covid-19 crisis is a worrying and uncertain time for all of us, it brings into sharp focus some...

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Nissan plant in Barcelona to close as Sunderland stays safe

29 May 2020

Hundreds of Spanish Nissan workers have burnt tyres outside a factory that the Japanese car maker has announced is to...

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Reboot your company culture for the socially distanced workplace

29 May 2020

Getting culture right as lockdown eases will see businesses retain employees. Get it wrong and they will risk losing valued people.

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British Standards Institution invites feedback from employers on safe working guidance

28 May 2020

Standards body The British Standards Institution (BSI) has published safe working guidelines to help organisations reopen or implement safer working...

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Be aware of ‘secondary trauma’ among key workers, IOSH urges

28 May 2020

Employers must be aware of and understand the symptoms of ‘secondary trauma’ and ensure those who have experienced distressing circumstances...

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One in four turns to alcohol to cope with work pressure, especially when working from home

28 May 2020

Employees are more likely to turn to alcohol when experiencing work-related stress at home than switch off their work phone,...

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The emerging people strategy and what it means for HR (webinar)

28 May 2020

24 June 2020 | New speaker announced: Mark Withers joins Sarah Hulsey on the panel – Register now

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EasyJet to cut 4,500 jobs as recovery is forecast for 2023

28 May 2020

Budget carrier describes bookings for later in the year as encouraging but plans to lose 30% of workforce.

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DWP employee called ‘racist’ for remarking on Wales’ wet weather

28 May 2020

A former Department for Work and Pensions employee who was found to be a victim of age and race discrimination...

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‘Extend statutory sick pay to all self isolating employees’, ministers urged

28 May 2020

Government warned that fear of hardship could undermine effectiveness of track and trace.

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