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Architects form union to tackle culture of poor workplace practice

A union has been formed specifically to represent architects who, say its founders, work in an industry awash with poor workplace practice.

Minouche Shafik

Women demand new Equal Pay Act to enforce transparency

Equal pay campaign to demand new legislation, backed by leading women from all sectors, kicks off this Thursday.

Executives lose wrongful dismissal claim over WhatsApp porn

Two men sacked after sharing offensive material on WhatsApp lose their £300,000 claim against their former employer for wrongful dismissal.

Remote workers ‘should spend at least two days in office’

A study finds that while remote working is linked to positive wellbeing, it has little effect on stress and productivity.