New rights for workers on the way

Workers and employees are set to benefit from a wide range of new workplace rights, according to plans set out by the government just before Christmas.

08 January 2019

What’s in store in 2019?

It’s the time of year when we look forward to what’s happening in the coming year. Spring will be a busy time, with Brexit and changes to the minimum wage; pension contributions and worker rights.

10 December 2018

A safe working environment: what businesses need to know

Ensuring that working conditions for your employees comply with the relevant health and safety legislation is likely to generate significant benefits for your business.

10 December 2018

Stress at work up, say latest HSE statistics

Almost 600,000 workers in the UK reported suffering from stress, depression or anxiety caused by work during 2017-2018.

10 December 2018

Scaling up: the UK’s business growth challenge

Giving more support to small businesses could result in a significant boost for the UK’s economy – so says a new report by NatWest Mentor.

05 December 2018

Diversity in the workplace

Recruiting staff from a range of backgrounds can offer significant benefits to businesses of all sizes. We look at how small firms can increase the diversity of their workforces – and reap the rewards.

28 November 2018

Migration, Brexit and the multinational workforce

Employers all over the UK are facing a squeeze on the availability of workers from other parts of Europe. We look at how businesses can deal with the challenges this presents.

28 November 2018

Beyond equal pay

It might be the preserve of big businesses for now, but SMEs may need to address the gender pay gap sooner than they think.

28 November 2018

Tackling sexual harassment in the workplace

It’s not often that a story born on the red carpet has implications for UK businesses, but the #MeToo movement has highlighted society’s failure to address sexual harassment, particularly in the workplace.

27 November 2018

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