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Practitioners Insights: To Consult or Not to Consult, and How Do We Do it Well?

18/09/18

We spend much of our time explaining to employers that they need to consult with their teams over a number of issues. ACAS gives some clarity regarding the overview of what it means, but once you have read their excellent advice, what you really want to know is how to...

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Kitsons Solicitors - Menopause and Work - Disability, Wellbeing or Just Caring?

Menopause and Work – Disability, Wellbeing or Just Caring?

01/09/18

A case in Scotland (Ms Mandy Davies v Scottish Courts & Tribunals Service) held that menopause could be considered a disability under ...

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Kitsons Solicitors - You’re Having a Baby?!

You’re Having a Baby?!

19/02/18

I don’t know if it is the time of year, or whether, as the commentators seem to be suggesting, discrimination towards women ...

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Kitsons Solicitors - How do Employers Reduce their Risk of a Tribunal Claim?

How do Employers Reduce their Risk of a Tribunal Claim?

07/02/18

Steps to avoid a Tribunal… (reducing the risk, we cannot eliminate it!) With the removal of Tribunal fees, the courts are reporting ...

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Kitsons Solicitors - Resilience

Resilience & Change Support for Schools

29/01/18

In a world that is described as Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous do you believe your team is resilient enough to manage ...

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Kitsons Solicitors - What is Strategic HR Support?

What is Strategic HR Support?

26/01/18

I (Carolyn Giles) joined the employment team in 2014 as an HR consultant. Since that time, when I was delivering a very ...

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Kitsons Solicitors - What is Strategic HR Support?

What is Strategic HR Support?

26/01/18

I (Carolyn Giles) joined the employment team in 2014 as an HR consultant. Since that time, when I was delivering a very ...

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Kitsons Solicitors - What is Acceptable Behaviour?

What is Acceptable Behaviour?

19/01/18

In the light of recent media reports including the entertainment industry and parliament, many employers and their teams are asking the question ...

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Kitsons Solicitors - What Happens When Organisations Ignore Culture?

What Happens When Organisations Ignore Culture?

03/01/18

What Happens When Organisations Ignore Culture? We’ve all heard phrases such as “culture eats strategy for breakfast” and “culture is what happens ...

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Kitsons Solicitors - Are We Doing Ourselves Any Favours With Our Use Of Mobile Technology?

Are We Doing Ourselves Any Favours With Our Use Of Mobile Technology?

01/12/17

In a recent article following a research report in the Journal of Management Reviews questions were asked about the use of mobile ...

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Kitsons Solicitors - Thriving At Work - How Do We Improve The Mental Health

Thriving At Work – How Do We Improve The Mental Health & Financial Stability Of Our Organisations?

31/10/17

Last week saw the release of the report “Thriving at work”, The Stevenson / Farmer review of mental health in the workplace. ...

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