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Dads to get new ante-natal rights

Dads to get new ante-natal rights

From tomorrow fathers and partners, including surrogate parents, have the right to take time off work to attend up to two ante-natal visits.…

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Chancellor floats two-year benefits freeze

Chancellor floats two-year benefits freeze

Benefits such as Working Tax Credit will be frozen for two years fro 2016 if the Conservatives are elected after the next election, the Chancellor George Osborne announced today.…

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Companies 'failing to reward performance fairly'

Companies 'failing to reward performance fairly'

UK companies are not rewarding their top performers in a competive market for global talent with only just over a third seeing a clear link between pay and performance, according to new research from global professional services company Towers Watson.…

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A third of employees feel bosses think work should be take precedence over family

A third of employees feel bosses think work should be take precedence over family

One in three people say their bosses believe the most productive employees put work before family, according to research by relationship organisation Relate.…

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Call for more action on flexible recruitment

Call for more action on flexible recruitment

Few of even the most progressive employers routinely analyse a job for the potential for flexibility before they advertise it, according to a report from Working Families.…

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