Monthly Archives: August 2010

Career choices

If you could change your job today what would you choose to do and why?

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Equality Act 2010

The Equality Act 2010 consolidates, harmonises and expands existing discrimination law. The bulk of it is expected to come into force in October 2010. This is a summary of the changes to existing legislation. Continue reading

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Employment Tribunal Claims

There has been a 56% increase in tribunal claims accepted by tribunals between April 2009 and March 2010.  This can largely be explained by the current recession but might account for the levels of dissatisfaction being expressed by  members of … Continue reading

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A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort – Herm Allbright (1876-1944)

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National Minimum Wage wef October 2010

National Minimum Wage rates effective from October 2010 £5.93 – the rate for workers aged 21 and over £4.92 – the 18-20 rate £3.64 – the 16-17 rate new minimum wage of £2.50 per hour for apprentices who are either … Continue reading

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Discussion Threads

Check out “The Forum” page for hot topics, key debates and an opportunity to make your voice heard.

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The Bribery Act 2010 – Implications for Employers

An overview of the implications for employers of new legislation which provides for four criminal offences pertaining to the offering of bribes to obtain or retain business or advantage. Continue reading

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Welcome to my new blog

Welcome to my new blog, the ramblings of a HR Guru.  Hope you find it interesting and useful, watch it grow and let me know what you think.

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