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Employers are rethinking working arrangements and plans for Christmas parties in light of a new Covid variant having emerged in...

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Employees’ productivity suffers on days with a lack of sleep, but this can be mitigated if they change their mindset,...

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Decline in fit note requests during Covid put down to greater 'leniency' by bosses.

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The government has published the proposed statutory rates for maternity pay, paternity pay, shared parental pay, adoption pay, parental bereavement...

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Pregnant women are being encouraged to talk to health professionals, including occupational health practitioners, about Covid-19 vaccinations, and should be...

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The RMT union says employees’ work-life balance would be wrecked by Tube drivers’ new rotas.

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The past two years have presented huge challenges for employers and HR has had to be innovative and resilient to...

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Amazon workers across the globe are planning industrial action and protests today – Black Friday – one of the online retailer's busiest days of the year.

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Rishi Sunak’s Kickstart programme to get 16- to 24-year-olds into high-quality jobs may be failing, and the jobs it creates...

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