Tag Archive: flexible working

  • The workplace is changing due in part to the 24-hour global economy, new technologies, the decline in heavy industry, and the end of the ‘job for life’ culture. Increasingly, workers…

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  • According to Carers UK, there are approximately 6.5 million people providing unpaid care in the UK. This figure is expected to rise to 9 million by 2037. These carers look…

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  • In June 2014, new amendments to the Children and Families Act were passed, one of which gave all UK employees the right to request flexible working from their employer. Flexible…

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  • The term ‘work life balance’ is one we’ve all heard before, but how many of us really ever give much thought to the way we balance our work commitments with…

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  • Every employee in the UK has a basic annual leave entitlement of 5.6 weeks, which amounts to 28 days every year for full-time workers and pro-rata for part-time employees. The…

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