gardening leave

The End Is Nigh: Let’s Talk About Gardening Leave

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In today’s world, it is rare for one person to enter the workforce after school and stay with the same company until retirement. There is a natural progression through life in which people develop new skills or change interests, altering his or her career path. In this scenario and depending on your field of work, you may be subject to …

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What Reasons Are Needed To File A Personal Injury Lawsuit?

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Pain and inconvenience as a result of a personal injury accident are unfortunate realities that many people will experience at some point in life. The effects of personal injury can cause great interruption to one’s life. The pain and inconvenience can have far reaching ramifications that affect one’s family and work life. So what are the grounds for filing a …

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Legal Mistakes To Avoid When Hiring Employees For Your Startup

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Staying in line with UK employment law is serious business and you must be aware of laws when hiring employees for your startup. Legal mistakes in hiring and managing staff can be costly. These mistakes can lead to lawsuits, government fines, and a dysfunctional workplace and business culture. In the worst case scenario. but one that is not unheard of, …

workplace bullying and harassment

What To Do If You Experience Workplace Bullying And Harassment

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According to research by TUC in 2015, almost a third of the UK’s workforce has experienced some form of workplace bullying and harassment. This demonstrates that despite all the social progression in the last few decades and laws that make workplace bullying and harassment unlawful, these matters still continue to be a problem that will always need to be challenged. …

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Thinking Of Hiring Through Social Media Platforms? Here Are A Few Tips To Help You Find The Right Person For The Job

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It used to be the case that social media platforms were the place to take a closer look potential job candidates. Usually all it took was that one compromising photo at a party to send their resume tumbling to the bottom of the rubbish bin. Now, what we’re seeing is companies hiring through social media and finding great talent using …

mediation

How Mediation Grew In Popularity And The Benefits It Brings

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One thing businesses globally have in common is their desire to keep disputes out of court.   One of the most commonly known ways to keep any dispute out of court is via mediation. However, sometimes disputes inevitably will make it to court and in that case, you’ve no choice but to settle it there and then.   But mediation …