Candidates guilty of ‘ghosting’ during rec process

September 4th, 2019

New research from law firm Joelson has found that four-fifths (84%) of UK employers have experienced a candidate ‘ghosting’ at some point during the recruitment process. The term ‘ghosting’ – which was traditionally used to describe the practice of serial daters trying to terminate a conversation or relationship without an explanation – has moved into … Continue reading “Candidates guilty of ‘ghosting’ during rec process”

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What has the EU ever done for employees?

August 28th, 2019

Whatever your view on Brexit, it will not have escaped your notice that those in favour have long promoted a vision of a Britain free from the shackles of the EU’s legislative control. However, some of the frameworks put in place, or supplemented by EU law, have surely been beneficial to employees and workers in … Continue reading “What has the EU ever done for employees?”

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4/5 of employers have been ‘ghosted’ by potential recruits

August 28th, 2019

Four fifths (84%) of UK employers have experienced a candidate ‘ghosting’ them part way through a recruitment process, according to a new survey.

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Has ‘diversity’ become a dirty word in the tech industry?

July 31st, 2019

The term “diversity” has become so prevalent in the tech sector that it has lost a lot of its impact, especially when it comes to gender.

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Landlords raise the CVA stakes

July 12th, 2019

Property Litigation Partner, Daniel Swimer, has commented in Property Week explaining the challenges facing landlords and the options available to them in light of the recent increase in tenant CVAs.

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Why we must banish gender bias among entrepreneurs

July 12th, 2019

The UK may be the fastest growing start-up nation in Europe, but men are still twice as likely to be entrepreneurs than women, with just 5.6 per cent of UK females running their own business.

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When does keeping tabs on working time overstep the line?

July 3rd, 2019

Employment Partner David Greenhalgh comments in Personnel Today, discussing employers needs to monitor their employees and how technology may help.

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Arcadia Rescue Deepens U.K. Landlords’ Retail Crisis

June 14th, 2019

Daniel Swimer, Property Litigation Partner, has been featured in a number of publications surrounding the news that Arcadia has been saved from administration. 

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Arcadia: What went wrong?

June 13th, 2019

Arcadia Group was saved from administration by agreeing on the required majority of its company voluntary agreements (CVAs) with landlords.

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Philip Green’s Arcadia Faces Uncertain Fate After Vote Delay

June 6th, 2019

Billionaire Philip Green’s Arcadia Group Ltd. faces an uncertain future after adjourning a meeting on June 5 for creditors to hold a make-or-break vote on the retailer’s turnaround plan.

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