All items: Business challenges

  • Are we addressing the real reason behind gender inequality?

    12 October 2016

    Ahead of the introduction of next year's gender pay gap reporting legislation, 13 finance companies are aiming for "gender parity" in senior roles, and many have committed to strategies that will enable them to hit these diversity targets.

  • Have you published your modern slavery statement?

    21 September 2016

    The Government recommends that large organisations publish their first modern slavery statement within six months of the end of their financial year. If this runs from 1 April to 31 March, publication of the first statement is expected by 30 September 2016.

  • Take part in our Christmas and New Year working arrangements survey

    12 September 2016

    XpertHR would like to invite you to take part in its annual survey of Christmas and New Year working arrangements, and what plans are in place, if any, for staff celebrations.

  • Modern slavery: "drastic action is still needed"

    30 August 2016

    With the latest Home Office figures estimating that there are still 13,000 victims of modern slavery in the UK, Prime Minister Theresa May has announced a new taskforce to help tackle the issue.

  • HR metrics and analytics

    4 July 2016

    To help you manage HR metrics and analytics in your organisation, we provide a round-up of our resources.

  • HR practitioners continue to experience practical problems with people data

    20 June 2016

    Our survey of 378 organisations finds that, although HR metrics and analytics continue to grow in importance for HR and organisations as a whole, practical problems persist in the accurate gathering and analysing of HR data.

  • Workplace diversity: go back to basics

    17 June 2016

    After the BBC was criticised for allegedly favouring candidates that were male, over the age of 30, and from an ethnic minority, we take a look at how employers can achieve a diverse workforce without resorting to positive action.

  • Benchmark your annual leave provision

    16 May 2016

    Our 2016 survey on annual leave entitlement covers 365 employers, representing 714 employee groups and more than one million employees. It outlines practice when it comes to calculating holiday pay, as well as buying and selling holiday entitlement.

  • Podcast: What to do if an employee posts defamatory comments online (part 1)

    21 November 2014

    In this week's podcast we explore an employer's options when an employee makes defamatory comments about his or her organisation online.

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