Three-quarters of Europeans would consider international roles

_ _ _ According to research from ADP UK employees are significantly less interested in overseas opportunities than their European counterparts. In the poll, which surveyed 10,000 working adults, 74% of Europeans would consider other countries to find new career opportunities. The top destinations being Germany at 21%, the UK at 15% and France at… Continue reading

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#RandomActOfKindnessDay: Top 10 goodwill initiatives by employers

__       According to the Random Acts of Kindness Foundation today is non other than Random Act of Kindness Day, as such HR Grapevine revealed a list of the top 10 random acts of kindness by companies for their workers.     Puppy leave – Beer company BrewDog allowed their employees a week… Continue reading

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14 most boring professions revealed

__       A study by Emolument.com has revealed the top 14 most boring jobs, with legal jobs topping the poll with 81% of this particular workforce feeling bored in their day to day role. The study also defined the most bored countries, with the United Arab Emirates topping this poll.     Other professions… Continue reading

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Brexit whitepaper blunder says UK employees are entitled to ’14 weeks holiday allowance’

__       An embarrassing error has been found in the UK government’s Brexit report regarding the amount of holiday leave employees are allocated. The report was released last week by Prime Minister Theresa May, but it has been received with questions over how much care was taken when writing it up.     On the… Continue reading

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Debenhams blames payroll error for topping minimum wage ‘list of shame’

_ _ _ Retail giant Debenhams have highlighted how important the reliability of HR systems is as constant payroll errors mean they came top of a list, released by the government, of businesses who failed to pay their employees the minimum wage. – – It has led to the department store being fined £63,000 due to… Continue reading

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