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Brexit

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  • Date:
    19 December 2018
    Type:
    Legal guidance

    The political to and fro of Brexit can be distracting for employers, but there are preparations they can make now to support EU nationals in their workforce, says Jackie Penlington.

  • Podcast: HR developments 2018/2019

    Date:
    14 December 2018
    Type:
    Audio and video

    We review the key employment law developments of 2018 and the impact of these for HR, including: Brexit; the GDPR; the apprenticeship levy; pay reporting; parental bereavement leave; and family-friendly policies.

  • Brexit uncertainty hits two-fifths of hiring managers

    Date:
    11 December 2018
    Type:
    News

    Two-fifths of hiring managers struggle to find the right skills because of uncertainty around Brexit, according to research from recruitment and workforce solutions provider Guidant Global.

  • Hiring to hit 18-month high to fix 'leaking bucket'

    Date:
    11 December 2018
    Type:
    News

    Hiring intentions will rise to their highest level for 18 months in the first quarter of 2019, as employers seek to fix their "leaking bucket" ahead of Brexit.

  • Average wages could fall 10% in no-deal Brexit

    Date:
    29 November 2018
    Type:
    News

    Wages could drop by an average of 10% in the event of a no-deal Brexit, though workers will lose out in every scenario, new government analysis has revealed.

  • Health sector discusses Brexit risk to the NHS

    Date:
    29 November 2018
    Type:
    News

    While Theresa May was yesterday making her statement to the House of Commons chamber on the Brexit withdrawal agreement, health sector representatives were hearing a message of sobering potency in a neighbouring side room.

  • Foreign Office faces Brexit recruitment challenge

    Date:
    28 November 2018
    Type:
    News

    MPs have urged the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to ensure it has the skills needed for diplomacy after Brexit, by hiring and retaining the "best" staff and ensuring pay is competitive with other government departments.

  • Could data analytics solve the skills shortage puzzle after Brexit?

    Date:
    23 November 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    With all the political chaos surrounding the proposed Brexit deal, it's hardly surprising that organisations feel confused about how to build their workforce strategies from 2019 onwards.

  • Draft Brexit deal: No further updates on immigration proposals

    Date:
    15 November 2018
    Type:
    News

    The draft Brexit agreement - delivered last night by prime minister Theresa May - has confirmed that EU nationals can continue to live and work in the UK after the 29 March 2019.

  • Type:
    Legal timetable

    Updated to reflect that the draft Insolvency (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 have been finalised.