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What You Need to Know About Gender Pay Gap Reporting

13 Jul 2017

If you work in HR, you should be aware of the government’s gender pay gap reporting requirements. But, unless you’re directly involved with the project, the finer points of the project and the report’s implications for HR might not be clear. To help you get ahead of the game, we explain the background, requirements, project […]

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A guide to Resolving Workplace Bullying

13 Jul 2017

By the time they hit the workplace, most playground persecutors have grown out of kicking shins. But some bullies never grow up and go on to destroy the careers, health and happiness of their colleagues. Organisations are also impacted by bullying which causes problems with productivity, absenteeism and turnover. This guide explores what workplace bullying […]

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Breakfast Briefing: Gender Pay Gap Reporting

3 Mar 2017

I had the pleasure of attending a Breakfast Briefing at Pinsent Masons on Wednesday covering the highly topical issue of Gender Pay Gap Reporting. Though a niche HR subject, it is something that will ultimately affect anyone in employment and could soon become the tool we use to differentiate between job offers from rival businesses. […]

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Things to consider when working as a contractor

2 Sep 2016

The rules for contractors, agencies and end-clients feel like they get tighter every year, but remaining compliant is a simple case of informing yourself, and sticking to the rules. As recently unveiled in the new Budget, enablers of tax avoidance could face fines of up to 100% of the tax that the scheme’s user has […]

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Opinion: How Will The General Election Effect Business Growth?

6 May 2015

With the UK General Election just around the corner (7th May) the game is heating up for every party as they desperately try and secure YOUR vote. As always, one of the biggest agendas is what each party is planning when it comes to the business world. On the 18th March, The Budget 2015 was […]

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A few ‘Golden Nuggets’ of advice

15 Oct 2013

Golden nuggets from a number of intelligent people I am often asked what advice I have been given, as I am lucky enough to have had good people around me sharing great ideas. With that in mind, here are a few points of view from different leading entrepreneurs, not all ideas are aligned, but hopefully […]

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The Talk of Manchester Awards

14 Oct 2013

The Talk of Manchester Awards We are delighted to announce that we have been nominated for Best Recruitment Company at the Talk of Manchester awards! It’s been a very successful year for us we’ve grown our revenue to

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Caketober is here!

30 Sep 2013

Caketober is here! Forever Manchester’s Caketober month is upon us. This month Organisations, businesses, families and friends will get baking to raise money to improve local communities in Manchester and give them more opportunities. Adam is highly supportive of Forever Manchester as are theEword. Our involvement in Caketober will consist of an open house office in […]

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The perils of a counteroffer

17 May 2012

There’s a growing trend currently where employers are trying various means to persuade an employee to decline an external job offer and in most cases, the temptation of an increased salary seems to be the deciding factor behind a decision. However, experience dictates it would be prudent to hang fire and seriously consider your options. […]

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