All items: Work organisation

  • Six tips for employing students

    Date:
    29 September 2016

    As the university year commences, many students will be thinking about finding a job to help fund their studies. We set out six tips for employers to consider when employing students and part-time workers.

  • Policies and documents tool: further improvements to layout

    Date:
    22 September 2016

    A further 18 categories within our suite of model documents are now listed in the order in which HR professionals might use them. This follows on from the earlier redesign of 14 key areas, making it easier than ever to find the templates that you need among XpertHR's 1,000 model documents.

  • The difficult balancing act that flexible working requests can require

    Date:
    17 August 2016

    Consultant editor Darren Newman considers a recent indirect sex discrimination case arising out of a situation where the requested adjustment to the claimant's working hours would have had a negative impact on her colleagues, who would have had to work more unsociable hours as a result.

  • Managing overtime working

    Date:
    11 August 2016

    XpertHR's survey of overtime arrangements and pay looks at typical overtime payment levels and how organisations manage overtime working.

  • Zika and employee travel - should you avoid the risk?

    Date:
    8 August 2016

    Given the Zika virus outbreak, employers should be aware of the health and safety and legal implications involved if they insist on their employees travelling to Rio for the Olympics.

  • Olympic Games: review your sporting events policy

    Date:
    21 July 2016

    For employers that wish to avoid disruption to their business, XpertHR's model policy on sporting and other special events is a good starting point.

  • Brexit and the future of international assignments

    Date:
    4 July 2016

    While the effect of the UK's departure from the EU on the free movement of workers is still uncertain, we look at the steps that employers should be taking now to reassure their employees and prepare for future developments.

  • Safeguarding employees working abroad

    Date:
    13 June 2016

    We outline some preventative measures and action plans that employers can implement to reduce the risks that globally mobile employees are exposed to.

  • Podcast: Tackling issues arising from major sporting events

    Date:
    3 June 2016

    XpertHR editors Ellie Gelder and Sarah Anderson discuss the issues that major sporting events might present for employers in the countdown to Euro 2016.

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Editor's choice: HR and legal information and guidance relating to work organisation.