hiring employees for your startup

Legal Mistakes To Avoid When Hiring Employees For Your Startup

Linkilaw Company Law, Employee Regulations, Employment Law

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, …

Use Disciplinary Procedures To Minimise Risk

Linkilaw Employee Regulations, Employment Law

Disciplining employees is one of those dreaded and unfortunate aspects that you must sometimes deal with as a business owner. However, you cannot take a haphazard approach to disciplinary procedures when employees are involved. There actually needs to be a sound legal framework behind it or you will face possible unfair dismissal claims or claims of discrimination. In this post, …

Use Disciplinary Procedures To Minimise Risk

Linkilaw Business Structures

Disciplining employees is one of those dreaded and unfortunate aspects that you must sometimes deal with as a business owner.   However, you cannot take a haphazard approach to disciplinary procedures when employees are involved. There actually needs to be a sound legal framework behind it or you will face possible unfair dismissal claims or claims of discrimination. In this …

Using Work Forums To Spread Personal Beliefs?

Linkilaw Employee Regulations, Employment Law

We’ve all been there. One moment you’re casually surfing around the Internet, enjoying the casual scrolling and clicking, and then the next you’re falling down the rabbit role of a heated Internet debate. Who hasn’t felt for at least once the overpowering urge to chime in on an online argument over an important or controversial topic? To offer their two …

Employment Law: Know Your Redundancy Rights

Linkilaw Company Law

Although getting laid off is a major blow for most people, both from a financial and psychological aspect, it can also prove a real blessing in disguise. That’s why, in the face of a redundancy dismissal, it’s so important to land on your feet as best as you can. It’s the right time to gain a fresh perspective and embark …

Why Entrepreneurs Make Great Employees

Linkilaw Motivation & Success, Startup Advice & Tips

Can entrepreneurs really make great employees? The answer is a resounding yes! It may seem like a bit of a contradiction at first glance, an entrepreneur becoming an employee. After all, the definition of an entrepreneur is very single-minded in its essence. It’s about a single man or woman being able to start and lead a company from scratch into …