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ACAS news on unfair dismissal…

Female worker dismissed after 20 years of service….The need to investigate absence: a tribunal has ruled that dismissing a ‘long-serving, vulnerable employee without proper medical advice and consideration was understandably distressing and more than trivial

Latest CIPD News: How to make performance management work.

There has been a great deal written about performance management over recent years. From the headlines at least, it can sound like appraisals are history. Certainly there seem to be significant new trends in how employers manage performance, but there is also a good deal of hype. What’s more, in most discussions of ‘leading practice’…
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HR Review: Yoke talk about four key essentials to a healthy workplace

This week we have launched a whitepaper on wellbeing at work. The paper, by leading wellbeing specialists, Yoke Consultancy, talks to us about the four key essentials to building a healthy workplace: www.hrreview.co.uk/whitepapers/create-healthy-business Starting with Investors in People and the Confederation of British Industry, the whitepaper tells us about the importance of leading with a…
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CIPD News: Money worries burden one in four employees

The New Year inevitably acts as a trigger for people to face up to festive spending splurges and plan for the future. Our timely research, published today in partnership with Close Brothers, reveals that a quarter of UK employees are battling with financial anxiety and it’s impacting their ability to do their jobs. One in…
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Workplace Challenge: We’re in, are you??

Companies and organisations across Oxfordshire are invited to take part in the ‘Workplace Challenge’. The aim of the programme is to promote sport, physical activity and health improvements across the UK’s workplaces. You HR are fully involved with lunchtime running, bike rides to work and star jumps at our desks (!!), the question is, what…
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