UK employment takes biggest tumble in four years

Employment in the UK has fallen at its fastest rate in four years amid growing evidence that a slowing economy is taking its toll on the labour market. Figures from the Office for National Statistics showed that pay growth had fallen back in the three months to September, leading to…...

Millennial men demand better parental leave

Yash Puri returned from three months parental leave last week and immediately decided to spread the word about the benefit of spending time with his young children. "I see dads in the office who want to know about my story. They say: 'I wish I could do that', and I…...
New research has found that more than a third (34%) of workers would be too embarrassed to admit the name of the organisation that they work for in certain situations. https://www.hrgrapevine.com/content/article/2019-10-28-third-of-employees-too-embarassed-to-admit-who-they-work-for...

Should you be allowed to take your child into work?

Should working parents be allowed to take their child into their workplace while they are on duty? A Stormont politician's childcare decisions sparked debate after she brought her baby into a meeting with Northern Ireland's secretary of state. Nichola Mallon said her seven-month-old son, Emmett, played quietly at her feet…...

Low paid workers join no-deal Brexit legal battle

Three low paid workers and their union are launching a legal challenge to make the prime minister seek an extension to the Brexit deadline. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-49960647?intlink_from_url=https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/topics/ckgj739plxnt/employment&link_location=live-reporting-story...