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Gender pay gap rife in a quarter of SMEs
June 2018

One in four SMEs have admitted there is a gender pay gap within their company. That is according to research from Close Brothers Asset Finance. Continue reading...

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Sawmill fined after employee loses leg
June 2018

A sawmill, where machinery caused a worker to lose the lower half of his leg, has been fined £400,000. Continue reading...

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Government’s new guidance on workplace dress codes lacks enforcement measures
June 2018

The Government has issued its guidance regarding dress codes in the workplace and ensuring they are not discriminatory, but the advice has come in for some criticism. Continue reading...

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Business breakfast provides opportunity to grow your professional contacts
June 2018

Building a solid circle of professional contacts is a valuable asset for any businessperson. Continue reading...

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Government issues advice to employers on acceptable dress code rules
June 2018

New Government guidelines could mean that employers will no longer be able to stipulate sexist dress codes, such as the compulsory wearing of make-up, nail polish and high heels. Continue reading...

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Landlord-targeted fraud highlighted at NLA event
June 2018

Landlords are being urged to be vigilant to ensure they do not fall victim to the latest scams affecting the residential letting sector. Continue reading...

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Fake employee story fails as speeding businessman is banned from driving
June 2018

An Essex businessman, who attempted to create a fictitious employee to take the rap, after he clocked up five speeding tickets in just eight days, has received a driving ban. Continue reading...

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What happens if …… I want to sell my business?
June 2018

At some point or another, a time will come whereby a business owner will wish to sell or dispose of their business. However, whether moving on to pastures new or simply looking to shut-up shop, the business sale process poses a number of challenges – which is why it is wise to seek specialist advice. Continue reading...

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Home-buyers urged to be ‘fraud-aware’
May 2018

The Council for Licensed Conveyancers (CLC) has warned home-buyers to be ‘fraud-aware’, following new research into property crime. Continue reading...

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Makeup, manicures and high heels – Government provides advice on workers’ rights
May 2018

New Government guidelines could mean that employers will no longer be able to stipulate sexist dress codes, such as the compulsory wearing of make-up, nail polish and high heels. Continue reading...