December 2019 General Election

December 2019 General Election

Election Uncertainties We are now within 3 days of the election. Although the opinion polls point one way if you look beneath the headline figures it doesn’t take much variation to completely alter the outcome. All parties are committed to making changes in the area...
Christmas 2019 HR Advice

Christmas 2019 HR Advice

With the Christmas party season soon to be upon us I thought it would be a good time to reissue the normal precautionary advice to employers . We are now well aware of allegations of abuse from touching a knee to rape in the entertainment and political areas. The...
National Minimum Wage

National Minimum Wage

Introduced by the National Minimum Wage Act 1998, the National Minimum Wage (NMW) aimed to set out a minimum hourly rate of pay that an employer must legally pay its workers. The introduction of this requirement is seen as one of the most significant advances for...
Thomas Cook Collapse

Thomas Cook Collapse

Help my employee is stuck abroad  because of the collapse of Thomas Cook As we know there are many British holidaymakers stranded because of the collapse of Thomas Cook and at present it is unclear when they will be back home. If you an employer how should you...
How to avoid the company reputation from being trashed

How to avoid the company reputation from being trashed

What can you do to safeguard your Company’s reputation? In this era of social media it can only take a few uncomplimentary tweets or a casual unfortunate remark on Facebook to go viral to trash your organisation’s good name and reputation. Companies are particularly...