A tribunal in January ruled that ethical veganism is a philosophical belief protected under the Equality Act 2010. How might this impact the workplace?
What is 360-Degree Feedback?
360-degree feedback allows feedback to be provided from multiple perspectives – but how does it work, and what are the positives and negatives of this appraisal method?
As coronavirus dominates news headlines, what do we know about the new illness and what are the risks?
Changes to Employment Law for Bereaved Parents
On 6 April 2020, paid parental leave for bereaved parents will be introduced. Here’s what employers need to know about the new laws.
Hiring Neurodiverse Talent in the Workplace
Approximately one in seven people in the UK are neurodivergent, however there is still a lack of understanding and misconceptions surrounding neurodiversity. Here’s why neurodiversity should not be overlooked in the workplace…
What is Pregnancy Discrimination?
Employees are protected by pregnancy and maternity discrimination law from day one of their employment. Here’s what employers need to know…
How to Support Staff Experiencing a Mental Health Problem
Everyone has mental health, and this can change from good to poor at any point in our lives, for any number of reasons. How can employers support staff who are experiencing a mental health problem?
Empathy in the Workplace
People skills should not be overlooked - they can be as important as technical expertise. Here’s how to better understand others and show empathy in the workplace…
Annual Performance Reviews or Continuous Feedback?
Performance reviews are important, but can often lead to tension and uncertainty among staff. How can the appraisal process be improved to provide a motivating and positive working environment?