People Management

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    Workplace Productivity

    Read our guide where we'll discuss the benefits of high workplace productivity, productivity techniques, and what makes a productive team.

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    Sabbatical Leave

    Read our guide where we'll discuss what sabbatical leave is, how long it can last, and how to manage it in your business.

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    Part-Time Workers

    In this guide, we’ll look at what a part-time worker is, what their legal rights are, and ensuring equal treatment of them and full-time workers.

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    Company Culture

    Read our guide on company culture. Discover what it is, its benefits, and how to create a strong one in your business.

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    Annual Leave

    In this guide, we'll discuss what annual leave is, how much holiday employees get, and what the legal minimum requirements are.

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    • Leave and Absence
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    How to conduct a job interview

    In this guide, we'll look at what a job interview is, how to conduct an interview and where it sits within the job application process.

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    Ask Kate: my employee’s unmotivated after their holiday. Help!

    This caller was worried about their employee struggling with the post-holiday blues. So, they asked Kate Palmer, Peninsula’s HR Advice and Consultancy Director, for expert advice...

    Kate Palmer FCIPD - Director of HR Advice and Consultancy at global employment law consultancy, Peninsula.
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    • Performance & Appraisals
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    The employer’s guide to onboarding a graduate

    One in four graduate employees quit in their first two months on the job, according to the Telegraph. To help improve the likelihood of your graduates succeeding and progressing in your company, here are some important tips…

    Kate Palmer FCIPD - Director of HR Advice and Consultancy at global employment law consultancy, Peninsula.
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    • Recruitment
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    The five-step process for managing staff sickness

    ACAS recently updated its guidance around managing sickness absences at work. So, now is a good time to make sure you’re doing everything you can to help manage sickness in your workplace.

    Gavin Scarr-Hall - Director of Health & Safety at Peninsula
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    • Leave and Absence
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    Six facts to consider before you hire young workers

    Now school’s out for summer, you may find your desk and inbox stacked with CVs from teenagers seeking to build up some work experience (and funds) while they’re on their break. But before you hire, don’t forget these important legal facts…

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    • Recruitment
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    6,000 shops vanish in last five years

    The UK has lost around 6,000 high street stores in the last five years as financial pressures continue to boil and business rates rise.

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    Your mid-year reminder: how to prevent a backlog of unused holiday

    Midway through the year is around about the time when your employee’s annual leave consumption (or lack thereof) starts to smell like an end of year problem. And by then it’s too late when everyone’s left with a worrying number of holidays to splurge around Christmas…

    Kate Palmer FCIPD - Director of HR Advice and Consultancy at global employment law consultancy, Peninsula.
    Kate PalmerHR Advice and Consultancy Director
    • Leave and Absence
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    When employing younger workers, employers need to be aware that there are greater restrictions in place in order to provide young people with more protection in the workplace.

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    Flexible working has become more popular in recent years. With more ways of doing work remotely and recognition of the productivity and wellbeing benefits, have seen more employers offer it.

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    This employment law guide explores the basics of shared parental leave and offers guidance on how to avoid common pitfalls.

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    Employees have a statutory right to take time off work to deal with emergencies involving a dependant. It is often mistaken for the right to take time off for any kind of emergency, however, it is not.

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    This employment law guide explores the basics of maternity, paternity, adoption, shared parental & parental leave and time off for dependants and offers guidance on how to avoid common pitfalls.

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    This employment law guide explores the basics of sickness absence and offers guidance on how to avoid common pitfalls.

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