April 7, 2017
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How to dismiss employees on long-term sick leave

Dealing with employees, or unfortunately dismissing employees, who are on long-term sick leave can be a challenge for a lot of employers. Although the underlying reasons […]
March 8, 2017
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employment law update – March 2017

Here is the employment law update – March 2017 – Holiday pay and statutory rate changes for 6 April 2017 Changes in Compensation Limits from April […]
February 24, 2017
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What’s the difference – Employed or self-employed?

Employees, workers or self-employed contractors – Employers, be aware of the difference. This blog will be very useful for maintenance, facilities and all Trade companies. If […]
February 23, 2017
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Using HR Consultants and Disclosure – What some employment solicitors are saying

Recently, I have had clients come back to me stating that during seminars with employment solicitors they have been told NOT TO USE HR CONSULTANTS. I […]
January 30, 2017
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How to keep your workforce motivated during the ‘Winter blues’

With the fun festivities long behind us, and a cold Winter in full swing; thoughts turn to the regret of that Christmas spending splurge, the miserable […]
January 27, 2017
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The golden handshake become less Gold and more Silver

The golden handshake is usually given under settlement agreements. From April 2017 the Government is making changes to settlement agreements that has an impact on the […]
November 25, 2016
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Termination Payments – Changes to PILON status

  A recent government proposal is likely to make all pay in lieu of notice (PILON) payments taxable and NI deductible from April 2018. This change […]
September 15, 2016
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Lastest on Employment Tribunal Claims 2016

The 2015/2016 Employment Tribunal Claim results are in! Overall the number of Tribunals has decreased again, since the introduction of fees.  This is good news for […]
September 15, 2016
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Autumn 2016 Employment Law update

  There is not much information to give the SME business audience in terms of employment law updates for October 2016.  So here are the basics […]