Employees rate bad communication as one of the key reasons they feel disengaged with employers. So how can HR support teams to have more productive conversations and understand each other better? Andrew Filev of Wrike explains.
Is there a maximum temperature beyond which staff are not expected to work? Should employers relax their dress codes when temperatures are high? Can employees request annual leave at short notice? XpertHR has a range of resources on employment issues that arise during hot weather.
The UK has one of the most engaged workforces in the world, according to a global piece of research into happiness at work.
A watertight long-term sickness absence policy can give employees who are off work for an extended period the best chance of returning to work, and reduce the risk of employers facing disability discrimination or unfair dismissal claims. How should employers formulate their long-term sickness absence policy?
Putting together a short-term sickness absence policy can be one of the most daunting tasks an HR professional can face. We take you step by step through what a typical short-term sickness absence policy should contain.
In this week's podcast, we discuss some key considerations for employers when dealing with an employee on long-term sickness absence.
XpertHR's Policies and documents tool has been expanded with 31 new model sickness absence contract clauses, letters and forms.
A model letter inviting an employee to a stage 1 long-term sickness absence formal review meeting.
A model order of proceedings setting out the process to be followed during a stage 1 long-term sickness absence formal review meeting.
A model letter informing an employee of the outcome of a stage 1 long-term sickness absence formal review meeting.
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