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Looking for things to do with the kids over Easter

Date: 18 Apr, 2019

Looking for things to do with the kids over Easter - Here are our picks; Free - http://www.humberstreetgallery.co.uk/exhibition/tittle-tattle-tell-tale-heart   Free - https://www.princesquay.com/events/easter-garden   https://www.burtonconstable.com/DB/events/easter-at-burton-constable http://www.elshamhall.co.uk/easter-sunday-with-feet-first-circus-skills-21st-april-2019   Free - http://walkingtheriding.eastriding.gov.uk/find-walks/haltemprice-area/?entryid30=44389 Free - http://walkingtheriding.eastriding.gov.uk/find-walks/haltemprice-area/?entryid30=36588 https://www.grimsbytelegraph.co.uk/whats-on/family-kids/easter-activities-2019-bank-holiday-2593404

Getting the interview process right

Date: 15 Apr, 2019

Getting the recruitment process right can mean the difference between getting the candidate you want or pushing them into the hands of your competitors.  Getting it right needs to happen right from the very start of the recruitment process.  We...

Living wage to rise

Date: 05 Nov, 2018

The national living wage (the title chosen by the former chancellor George Osborne) is the statutory national minimum wage but for those over the age of 25. . It is set at £7.83 an hour; it will rise to £8.21 an hour...

Candidate attraction – why is it so important?

Date: 14 Jun, 2018

Candidate attraction – why is it so important? Statistics are now showing that candidate attraction is becoming more important than ever as we enter into a candidate driven market.  Candidates are now able to pick what company they want to...

The lowdown on monitoring employees’ emails

Date: 06 Oct, 2017

The lowdown on monitoring employees’ emails - Written: October 2, 2017 Alan Price - HR & Employment Law Expert  "Unsure as to where you stand when it comes to monitoring emails sent and received by employees? We explain the different circumstances where...

Tattoos in the workplace

Date: 14 Feb, 2017

The following interesting article was published by the Independent Newspaper regarding Tattoos in the workplace. Acas urged firms to change their attitudes and relax their dress codes. It argued that a third of young people have a tattoo but some companies and...

Economy to grow faster than expected into 2017 as UK sustains post-Brexit performance

Date: 02 Nov, 2016

Economy to grow faster than expected into 2017 as UK sustains post-Brexit performance (Source – The Telegraph) The UK economy will grow faster next year than official predictions suggest; a pair of leading industry bodies have predicted. The Confederation of British...

Manufacturers expect a jump in exports

Date: 02 Nov, 2016

CBI says small manufacturers expect a jump in exports (Source CBI Surveys & The Telegraph Small manufacturers are increasingly hopeful about the prospects for exporting internationally, although the fall in sterling has increased their costs while making their products cheaper,...

UK Skills Shortage

Date: 02 Nov, 2016

An increasing number of UK employers are worried that they will not be able recruit enough high-skilled employees, according to an annual CBI survey. (Source BBC news & CBI Surveys) A CBI survey of 500 employers found 69% were concerned...

Statutory redundancy pay and the limit on the amount employment tribunals can award for unfair dismissal increase from 6 April 2016

Date: 22 Mar, 2016

The maximum amount of statutory redundancy pay and the limit on the amount employment tribunals can award for unfair dismissal increase from 6 April 2016, under new legislation published recently. Personnel Today have reported; “Employers that dismiss employees for redundancy must pay...