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Employee Relations UK | HR Consultant Belfast

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Why disciplinary action may not always be appropriate | Employee Relations

Telling a client that they can't pursue a particular course of disciplinary action is a difficult message to deliver. However, I have to consider the fairness and reasonableness of any potential outcome when advising on employee relations issues. Ultimately, if I protect the employee from an unfair decision being made,...

Top 3 Recruitment Mistakes

I have seen a lot of recruitment mistakes over the years. Here’s my top 3: 1. Not knowing exactly the candidate you are looking for Qualifications and experience are important but are they are necessary to be able to do the job? Candidates with the right attitude and a willingness...

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How to Calculate Holiday Pay

I have noticed recently that I am receiving a lot of queries about holiday pay, demonstrating that there is a lack of understanding of legislation with respect to holiday pay calculations. Hopefully, I can give some clarity on the matter. Under the Working Time Regulations, the UK adopted 5.6 week’s...

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HR’s 10 most expensive mistakes

What a fantastic read! I would encourage all managers to take 5 minutes to consider if you are inadvertently making costly mistakes: Read More