The convergence of retailers & eateries: A tasteful partnership?

November 12th, 2019

Corporate Partner, Phil Hails-Smith comments for Retail Gazette looking at the trend of retailers partnering with restaurant suppliers to enhance the in-store customer experience.

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When politics and leadership collide

November 12th, 2019

Managing Partner, Philippa Sturt comments for Raconteur insisting that “profit is no longer king”. 

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Tech Start-Ups Need to Woman Up

October 10th, 2019

Managing Partner, Philippa Sturt has written for Bloomberg Law examining the current lack of diversity in the technology industry. 

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Two chief executives – is that one too many?

October 8th, 2019

Corporate Partner Phil Hails-Smith has written for City A.M. exploring whether a business can function efficiently and smoothly with dual Chief Executives.

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What can tech startups learn from WeWork’s woes?

October 2nd, 2019

Philippa Sturt comments for Verdict looking at what start ups can learn from WeWork’s woes. WeWork co-founder Adam Neumann has agreed to stand down as CEO.

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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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