Key Employment Law Changes and Events for 2019 and Brexit Transitional Period

Last updated on December 10th, 2018 at 08:33 pm

Along with he standard legal changes which come into effect each year, Brexit is expected to impact employment law and working conditions in the UK in 2019.

So, what can we expect?

Brexit Impact – What We Know and Don’t Know

As it stands, nothing has changed, existing legislation and case law continues to apply.

The following key employment laws will not be directly impacted by Brexit as they do not stem from the EU and are a UK based right.

  1. unfair dismissal,
  2. minimum wage,
  3. unauthorized wage deductions,
  4. statutory redundancy pay,
  5. industrial action,
  6. paternity leave,
  7. shared parental leave,
  8. and flexible working
  9. pregnancy and maternity (includes some EU based rights too)

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5 Signs You Need To Find A New Job

Last updated on December 10th, 2018 at 02:03 pm

Do you dread going to work every morning? Have you fallen out of love with your job?

Perhaps you’re constantly feeling stressed or maybe just uninspired?

If so, now is the time to consider finding a new job.

Read on to discover five key signs that indicate you should start job hunting today: Continue reading

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Is Working From Home Right For You?

The idea of working from home seems to be something of a romanticized ideal way of working in many people’s minds, but the reality is often anything but glamorous for those of us who are doing it or have done it.

We know that working from home is, although in many ways different from working in an office, and definitely has its perks, is also in many other ways quite similar to working in an office – the main reason being that you do actually still have to do work despite what lots of people seem to believe.

The truth is: working from home just isn’t suited to everyone, and that’s not a bad thing – it’s the same as most things in life, so in this post, we’re going to give you some things to consider so that you can determine if working from home is right for you or not. Continue reading

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