Category Archives: Employment Contracts

5 Most Common Errors When Dismissing Staff

Dismissing one of your staff members is one of the hardest things that you can do as a employer. It can be both procedurally and emotionally complex for the person being dismissed and the manager doing the dismissing.

Posted in Employee Engagement, Employee Handbook, Employment Contracts, Employment Law, Small Business HR |

HR Impact of May 2012 Queens Speech

Proposed changes to employment legislation were announced during last week’s Queen’s Speech, all of which are designed to stimulate economic growth.

Posted in Employment Contracts, Employment Law, Small Business HR |

Agency Worker Regulations take effect this week – should small business worry?

Small business leaders may have noticed that the new Agency Worker Regulations will come into effect this week, on the 1st October, to be precise.

Posted in Employment Contracts, Employment Law, Uncategorized |

6 Reasons why your business should use an Employment Contract

1. All employees (who have been working for you for longer than one month are entitled to receive a written employment contract. This must be presented to the employee within 2 months of their start date. Even Director’s are entitled … Continue reading

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8 Important Things to Consider When Recruiting Your First Employee

1. Legally Obliged to Provide an Employment Contract You must provide all your employees with an employment contract within 2 months of the employee’s start date; and a failure to do so could lead to a complaint to an employment … Continue reading

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