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Right to request flexible working extended 

Right to request flexible working extended 

From today all employees who’ve been in their jobs for more than half a year have the right to ask their employers if they can work flexibly.…

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Almost half of SMEs are unaware about extension of flexible working right

Almost half of SMEs are unaware about extension of flexible working right

Some 45% of small companies are unaware of changes to flexible working legislation that come into force on Monday morning, according to a new study by online freelance marketplace, PeoplePerHour. …

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'Managers need to be more open about flexibility in new jobs'

'Managers need to be more open about flexibility in new jobs'

An estimated 8.7 million full-time workers, or two in every five, ‘actually want to work flexibly right now’, according to a new report that urges managers to be more open about alternative working patterns at the point of advertising a new job.…

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Over a quarter of workers say they will request flexible working, says survey

Over a quarter of workers say they will request flexible working, says survey

Over a quarter of British employees say they are likely to request flexible working arrangements once the new legislation comes into force, according to a YouGov survey.…

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CBI calls for targets on gender pay gap

CBI calls for targets on gender pay gap

The next Government should ensure there is a UK target for reducing the gender pay gap, according to the CBI.…

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