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Valentine's Day 2015: Love is in the air but that could spell trouble for your business.

Published 09 February 2015
Love is in the air with Valentine’s Day rapidly approaching. Although it can spell heartbreak if a relationship between colleagues turns sour.It is not uncommon for romance to blossom between workm...

Our top 5 personal development & lifehack articles for February.

Published 02 February 2015
We offer you our selection of our favourite lifehacks and personal development articles from around the web. This month, tackle that dreader "Computer hunch" thanks to a quick video via Lifehac...

Taking a common sense approach to weather disruptions.

Published 02 February 2015
With temperatures set to plummet there is every chance some working relationships may turn a bit frosty.Battling the elements just to turn up for work can be an enormous struggle during the winter ...

Workplace mediation: A better solution to resolving disputes?

Published 26 January 2015
The suggestion to talk about it following a bust-up or falling out in the workplace is starting to sound more and more like a good one.The negative impact and ramifications of a dispute can prove d...

Castle Tribunal Roundup: January 2015

Published 19 January 2015
Our roundup of the employment tribunal cases making headway in the news. This month's stories shows just how costly employments disputes can be; we see the undeniable and embarassing reality of...

Shared parental leave. What the change in the law will mean for you.

Published 19 January 2015
Mums and their partners can expect to share a great deal of fresh experiences after welcoming a new arrival.Previously working dads barely had time to get to know their newborn before being forced ...

Holiday Pay Calculation: what the new ruling means for you

Published 12 January 2015
Happy memories of the sun, sea and sand have faded by the time next pay packet arrives like a damp squib following a sunshine break.Basic pay has been used to calculate holiday pay, which left many...

ACAS Early Conciliation and what it means to you.

Published 05 January 2015
The breakdown of any relationship can prove to be a bitter and costly affair.When the split is between an employer and aggrieved employee it can be extremely acrimonious.All parties risk being left...

Castle Tribunal Roundup: December 2014

Published 15 December 2014
Our roundup of the employment tribunal cases making headway in the news.Equalities watchdog to investigate Met police over staff discrimination claimsThe Metropolitan police are to face a formal in...

Holiday entitlements over Christmas; what employers need to know.

Published 09 December 2014
It may be the season of goodwill, but it may prove to be in short supply for an employer faced with a late request for a Christmas break.The rush for employees to book a festive holiday starts earl...

Let's have some boundaries; What employers need to consider when their employees go abroad to visit family

Published 09 December 2014
Work will be out of sight and out of mind for those employees lucky enough to be flying off for an overseas Christmas break.The intention is usually to leave all thoughts of the office behind, alon...

Religion, work and Christmas; what employers need to know.

Published 09 December 2014
For many employers the festive period is business as usual. The super commercialisation of Christmas and dwindling church congregations has seen the real message of the Christian festival fade into...

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