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  • Holiday pay | Court bans pro-rating entitlement for zero-hour and casual workers

    Holiday pay | Court bans pro-rating entitlement for zero-hour and casual workers

    Wednesday, September 4, 2019

    Few things give employers a headache quite like trying to get to grips with holiday pay rules.

  • Birtenshaw -  Spotlight

    Birtenshaw - Spotlight

    Tuesday, August 6, 2019

    ‘Brighten Lives and Build Futures’ by ensuring that Special Educational Needs and Disability pupils receive the same learning and social opportunities as other children.

  • Employee claims rise for the second year running

    Employee claims rise for the second year running

    Tuesday, July 16, 2019

    The latest round of Employment Tribunal statistics has now been released – giving employers a full year picture to compare against the year prior.

  • Hidden value of intuition

    Hidden value of intuition

    Thursday, May 9, 2019

    A new report, ‘The Intuition Index: The Critical Role of Intuition in International Business,’ has been released showing that intuition is regarded as a vital business asset with 96% of business leaders across the globe saying it is important.

  • New payslip rules explained

    New payslip rules explained

    Thursday, March 21, 2019

    From 6 April 2019, new government legislation will require employers to provide payslips to all workers, as well as provide itemised payslips to those whose pay varies depending on the number of hours worked.

  • Pay and Equalities Survey 2019

    Pay and Equalities Survey 2019

    Monday, March 11, 2019

    ACEVO's annual Pay and Equalities Survey is the most comprehensive breakdown of the sector's senior remuneration packages available.

  • Invest in your employees’ training

    Invest in your employees’ training

    Monday, September 17, 2018

    Your employees are your charity’s greatest asset, so nurturing your employees is key to your success.

  • When annual leave and sickness coincide

    When annual leave and sickness coincide

    Wednesday, May 16, 2018

    There may be times when annual leave and sickness collide, which brings up a whole host of issues for charities to deal with.

    What happens if an employee falls sick when on holiday?

  • Stamping out bullying at your charity

    Stamping out bullying at your charity

    Friday, April 27, 2018

    We would hope that school bullies would grow out of their bad habits when they become adults, but unfortunately bullying does occur in the workplace.

  • 3 top tips on whistleblowing for charities

    3 top tips on whistleblowing for charities

    Friday, March 9, 2018

    With reports that a whistleblower has accused Oxfam of failing to act after being informed of safeguarding issues, it is a good time to remind all charities of the law in this area.