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If You End Up With Too Much Money in Your Pay Cheque Do You ..

Overpayments In businesses operating computerised payroll systems, it is not unusual for an occasional error to arise resulting in a mistaken overpayment to an employee. This might take the form of ..
(June 16, 2008)
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Incorporating Constraints Into Your Employees Contracts

Protecting Business Interests in Employee Contracts (How to stop your senior employees leaving and setting up in competition with your business) Many small and medium sized businesses do not fully ..
(June 16, 2008)
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What Are the Regulations Preventing Discrimination Against ..

New Anti-Dicsrimination Laws On 1st December 2003, the new Employment Equality (Sexual Orientation) Regulations 2003 came into force. The Government were required to introduce these new ..
(June 16, 2008)
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Businesses Trying to Use Compromise Agreements to Lessen the ..

The number of claims made to the Employment Tribunal has grown enormously over the past decade. In the last recorded year, 132,492 claims were made by employees including 43,510 unfair dismissal ..
(June 16, 2008)
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You Are Entitled to Have Access to Your Personal Files at Work

Most employees and some employers are not aware that employees generally have a right to access the information in their personnel files. This right of access under the 1998 Data Protection Act ..
(June 16, 2008)
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What is the Law Behind Flexible Working Hours

Flexible Working: Time for a change? The Flexible Working Regulations came into force on 6th April 2003. But will they really make a difference for parents of young families in this country? The main .
(June 16, 2008)
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With Absenteeism on the Rise What Can You Do to Prevent ..

Dealing with Absenteeism The level of absenteeism by way of frequent short-term sickness absence is an issue of serious concern to most businesses. The employer should deal carefully and ..
(June 16, 2008)
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The Number of Claims to Employment Tribunal For Pregnancy ..

Maternity Rights The Equal Opportunities Commission has recently published research showing a substantial increase in the number of claims to the Employment Tribunal for pregnancy related unfair ..
(June 16, 2008)
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 | Legal/Employment-Law | Visitors: 417

Increasingly Contractors Are Sourced to Work For Businesses ..

Contracting Out Services It is becoming increasingly unusual for businesses to directly employ staff to work in the areas of cleaning, catering and security operations. It is more common for ..
(June 16, 2008)
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So What Are the Rules For Dismissing Incompetent Employees?

As Solicitors we have organised a series of employment law seminars over the past few years and the normal attendance has been around 60-70 general managers and human resource managers. However, the ..
(June 16, 2008)
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Marquee Hire - A Diverse Use Of The Same Space

When you are planning your party, remember that marquees are the perfect venue for a wide variety of parties. Imagine how beautiful your wedding reception could be with a fully dressed and styled ..
(April 21, 2008)
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Marquee Hire - A Great Way To Show Off Your Business

As a business you often need to hold events to show off new products, make press announcements or to entertain corporate clients, marquees are an ideal choice for exhibiting products and services or ..
(April 21, 2008)
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Putting The Seam Back Into Your Stockings

There are so many types of stockings available ranging from lace hold ups to fishnet but there is nothing sexier than fully fashioned and seamed stockings held up with a metal clasp suspender belt. ..
(April 10, 2008)
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PAT Testing - Will It Be Your Life It Saves?

In the United Kingdom, most companies have their electrical appliances regularly checked for safety. However, it is almost universally abbreviated to “PAT testing" it is not a legal requirement .
(April 10, 2008)
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So What Do You Get Ask For At Your Wedding?

The problem with preselected wedding gifts are that they very often come with a high price tag, therefore people who are on a tight budget may find this a daunting prospect. Often some guests may ..
(April 08, 2008)
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Computer Issues, Using It Consultants And Appropriate ..

Few things are more frustrating than dealing with computer issues in your home. Many times the fix is very simple if you just knew what to do or who to call. It is estimated that 300 million ..
(April 08, 2008)
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What To Think About When Designing Areas Of Your Home

Designers reveal the goofs that can doom your kitchen project Getting a new kitchen may seem like heaven, but if you commit some common kitchen-planning sins, you may spend your remodeling project in .
(April 08, 2008)
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Putting Some Zing In Your DIY Ding A Ling

Do you like to get your home and garden maintenance work completed by professional work men or are you a DIY enthusiast who will tackle any job themselves and astound the neighbors with the results? ..
(April 08, 2008)
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Does Your Lawn Crash And Burn?

Lawn Sprinklers covers a wide range of products that are designed and manufactured for the special requirement of lawns. Spay heads for installation in lawns are pop-up types, These heads are ..
(April 08, 2008)
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Wimak And Broadband Usage Within Mobile Technology

So far we've seen one successful application of Wimax - seemingly with 3G HSPA broadband coming on strong behind - will that be about it? Femtocells, however, are designed to improve 3G ..
(April 08, 2008)
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Give Your Business A Chance, Ensure Your It Structure Works

If you have ever worked in IT you would recognise the importance of smooth change when moving from one way of working to another. Be it a system changeover or upgrading to a better spec program ..
(April 08, 2008)
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Make Your Home A Stage, If You Want To Sell It

Stagers impart the feeling of home, not as a sterile show home, but rather with a comfortable, lived-in look. The final step of literally “setting the stage" assures that the house stands out ..
(April 08, 2008)
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The Home as a Form of Expression

'A mans home is his castle’ seems to be more and more appropriate in these times where the only place we can really sit down and kick back is at home. From the moment you get in, you want your .
(April 07, 2008)
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Putting The Flair Into Business PR

In business, it is unbelievable the number of time's you attempt to achieve something with the staff, or stage some corporate show, to further the company, and discover that there are often, no ..
(March 27, 2008)
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What Do You Have To Do About Testing Your Electrical Equipment?

Portable Appliance Testing (PAT testing) is an important part of an organization or individual's duty to health and safety. This is done by means of a number of specialized testing tasks on your ..
(March 27, 2008)
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