HR policy and strategy

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  • HR metrics and analytics in practice: 2016 survey

    Date:
    20 June 2016
    Type:
    Survey analysis

    People analytics continues to grow in importance for HR and organisations as a whole, but practical problems persist in the accurate gathering and analysing of HR data.

  • How to collect labour turnover data

    Type:
    How to

    Practical guidance on collecting labour turnover data to facilitate effective management of recruitment and retention.

  • Podcast: Major sporting events and the workplace

    Date:
    3 June 2016
    Type:
    Audio and video

    In this week's podcast we discuss how employers can take advantage of the employee engagement opportunities that major sporting events like Euro 2016 offer, as well as highlighting some of the issues that might arise during the event such as competing requests for time off and absenteeism.

  • Workplace ban on Muslim headscarves can be legitimate, suggests Advocate General

    Date:
    2 June 2016
    Type:
    Law reports

    The Advocate General has said that it is not direct religious discrimination for an employer with a policy of religious and political neutrality to prevent a Muslim employee from wearing an Islamic headscarf.

  • Podcast: Monitoring emails in the workplace

    Date:
    20 May 2016
    Type:
    Audio and video

    Do employees give up all rights to privacy when they enter the workplace? XpertHR editors Laura Merrylees and Fiona Cuming discuss two topical cases, their implications and the practical steps employers can take to protect their business interests.

  • Annual leave: 2016 survey of employer practice

    Date:
    16 May 2016
    Type:
    Survey analysis

    This XpertHR survey on annual leave arrangements covers responses from 365 employers and details the median basic holiday entitlement, plus the formulas used by employers to calculate holiday pay.

  • Podcast: 2016 HR roles and responsibilities survey

    Date:
    6 May 2016
    Type:
    Audio and video

    On this week's podcast, we discuss the findings of the most recent XpertHR survey on HR roles and responsibilities.

  • Case round-up

    Date:
    1 May 2016
    Type:
    Law reports

    David Malamatenios is a partner at Colman Coyle Solicitors. He rounds up the latest rulings.

  • HR roles and responsibilities 2016 survey: priorities by sector

    Date:
    25 April 2016
    Type:
    Survey analysis

    Our annual survey of HR roles and responsibilities - now in its 14th year - finds stark differences in HR priorities within broad sectors.

  • Consultation on a new corporate offence of failure to prevent criminal facilitation of tax evasion

    Date:
    24 April 2016
    Type:
    Consultations

    The Government consults on a new corporate offence of a failure to prevent criminal facilitation of tax evasion by persons working on behalf of a business.