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How Philip Morris International’s workforce adapted to deliver new a strategy

27 Jun 2019

Any business transformation programme has its challenges, but when one of the world’s biggest tobacco manufacturers wanted stop making the...

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Statutory Sick Pay reforms part of disabled workers’ support plans

26 Jun 2019

Statutory Sick Pay will be reformed under new measures to better support people with disabilities and long-term health conditions.
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Manufacturing sector could lose 20m jobs to automation

26 Jun 2019

Up to 20 million jobs in manufacturing could be replaced by robots by 2030, with each new robot taking over...

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Introduce sexual harassment duties on employers, campaign urges

26 Jun 2019

Unions, women’s rights organisations and charities have increased pressure on the government to make employers responsible for protecting their staff...

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Employees struggle to find L&D opportunities effective, report finds

26 Jun 2019

Only 13% of employees believe the learning opportunities they’ve been given over the past year have been very effective.

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HR in financial services: a sector rich in opportunities?

26 Jun 2019

An HR role in financial services can offer the chance to shine—but it will also be demanding. Stephanie Sparrow reports...

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Digitising HR records: the first steps towards intelligent automation (webinar)

25 Jun 2019

Wednesday 7 August 2019 | Register now to find out what it takes to transform HR from a technological standpoint and how to implement change at scale.

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Half of staff believe they are invulnerable to serious health conditions

25 Jun 2019

More than half (54%) of workers are living in a state of “illness denial”, a health insurer has said, because...

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Post-Brexit regional salary thresholds for migrants to be considered

25 Jun 2019

The Migration Advisory Committee is to consider how salary thresholds should be calculated under a future immigration system – including...

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Top jobs dominated by privately educated and Oxbridge graduates

25 Jun 2019

Employers should collect and monitor data on the socio-economic background of their staff, it has been recommended, after a report...

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Restaurant worker unfairly dismissed after whistleblowing

25 Jun 2019

An employment tribunal has ruled that the sacking of an assistant restaurant manager after he had blown the whistle over ingredients was unfair.

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Financial services staff reluctant to raise mental health concerns, survey finds

25 Jun 2019

Three-quarters of staff who have a mental health concern are reluctant to make use of support provided by their employer,...

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Theresa May considers 12 weeks’ paid paternity policy

24 Jun 2019

Theresa May could offer fathers 12 weeks’ paid paternity leave as one of her ’legacy’ policies before she leaves office as Prime Minister.

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Police officer’s ‘perceived disability’ was discriminatory

24 Jun 2019

A police officer in Wiltshire Constabulary suffered from a degree of hearing loss but this did not affect her ability to do her job, the Court of Appeal has ruled.

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Medicinal cannabis: what HR needs to know

24 Jun 2019

Although the prescription of medicinal cannabis products is not yet widespread in the UK, employers need to be aware of the legal framework concerning its use

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