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True Stories from the HR Headmistress’ Casebook

This month ....... Dependency Leave (Case Study)

In this episode the HR Headmistress talks about a situation where an employee kept having breakdowns in child care arrangements and was becoming very stressed in consequence.

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The HR Headmistress' blog

Something to Celebrate?

This month marks the twentieth anniversary of my business. Yay! Raise a glass and so forth. I do feel quietly (but immensely) proud to have...

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When Does Custom and Practice Affect Contract Terms?

Custom and practice is one of ways in which employment terms may vary an employment contract. In order for a term to become implied by custom and...

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Take a (Short) Break

Last week I wrote about tired leaders. Fatigue is bad for business. By all means work hard, but take time off too. We all need some rest and one...

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When Leaders Are Tired

There is an epidemic of tiredness in the UK. We don’t always help ourselves either. Working right up until it’s time to go to bed. Not...

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