Forthcoming trade events November 2020

16 October 2020

This regularly updated events calendar notifies importers and exporters of forthcoming conferences, seminars/workshops, trade shows, trade missions and networking opportunities worldwide.

10 ways to optimise homeworking

16 October 2020

As working from home becomes the new normal for many, Laura King outlines 10 considerations to help ensure the home office is safe and productive.

Conducting remote redundancies

14 October 2020

Given the global economic situation caused by the coronavirus pandemic, employers who are considering making redundancies are exploring the option of doing so virtually whether staff are back in the office or still working from home. Opeyemi Ogundeji, researcher and employment law writer at Croner-i, explores this in more detail below.

Impact of a NMW “emergency break”

14 October 2020

A report by the Sunday Telegraph suggests that the Government may be considering scrapping the annual increase of the National Minimum Wage (NMW) and National Living Wage (NLW) next year. Opeyemi Ogundeji, researcher and employment law writer at Croner-i, explores this in more detail below.

Tribunal statistics – April to June 2020

14 October 2020

With the Ministry of Justice releasing the statistics for April-June 2020, we can take a look at employment tribunal numbers for this quarter alongside the largest amounts awarded from successful claims within financial year 2019/20.

The future of wellbeing

14 October 2020

The British Safety Council is launching a new programme designed to help employers support and improve the physical and mental wellbeing of their staff, says Mike Robinson.