11/02 – February 2011 Newsletter

//11/02 - February 2011 Newsletter

Seminar on conducting staff appraisals

Are you one of those managers who hates conducting Appraisals and really wonders what is the point? On Tuesday, 1st March 2011, I will be running a short seminar over two hours ....

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Reminder: Changes to default retirement age

A reminder that after the end of March you will no longer be able to give notice of retirement to employees who are approaching age 65. As a direct consequence....

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Annual review of compensation limits: Increases February 2011

Each year various compensation limits are reviewed, usually resulting in an increase. Here is a summary pf the increase limits likely to be of most interest to you

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Time off for Training

We understand that the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills has just issued a Press Release to the effect that the right to ask for time off for training will not be extended to employers with fewer that 250 employees from this April. It had been intended that only employers with fewer than 50 employees [...]

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Government Proposals for Reform of Employment Laws – A Summary

The proposals are essentially for the reform of the employment tribunal system. They are contained in an 87 page consultation document and this is a highly condensed summary of the key points.

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