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5 reasons why diversity is important at work

Diversity

Pride month has just finished but this doesn’t mean we should forget about diversity and inclusion, in particular in the workplace.

Pride Month 2018 – Freedom to be yourself

Pride

June is LGBT Pride Month, and every year the LGBT+ community celebrates in a number of different ways. But Pride Month is more than just bright colours and parades. It’s […]

Fifa World Cup 2018 – Are you tackling employee absences properly?

World Cup

It was reported that absenteeism during the 2006 World Cup cost UK businesses £100 million a day.

5 things employers need to know about GDPR!

GDPR

GDPR – 4 letters that has everyone concerned (and with good reason).

How do I dismiss my employee legally?

Ask a lawyer

At Rocket Lawyer UK we’ve helped to answer over 10,000 legal questions from our members since 2012. From doing some analysis we’ve managed to pick out some common issues that […]

Mind the gender pay gap: An analysis

Gender pay gap

It’s been almost a year since the Gender Pay Gap Regulations came into effect which required employers with more than 250 employees to publish their gender pay data. All public […]

Are employers obliged to pay a Christmas bonus?

Christmas bonus

In the lead up to the festive holidays, one subject which confuses people is Christmas bonuses. One of the biggest questions asked by both employers and employees at this time […]

What to tell staff before the Christmas party

‘Tis the season for office holiday parties! It is that time of year again, when your calendar quickly fills up with invites from family, friends, and workplaces. On top of […]

Why do you need an employment lawyer?

Employment lawyers

Are you a new employer who needs help understanding how to manage your employees? Are you unsure of the proper ways to discipline your employees? Employment lawyers can assist you […]

Calculating holiday entitlement made easy

Holiday entitlement

When you employ staff you’ll need to calculate the amount of holiday they’re entitled to. The amount of annual leave an employee is entitled to differs depending on several factors. […]

6 tips for working from home

Working from home

Letting staff work from home to receive deliveries, wait for the plumber or even rest a sprained ankle is a popular perk at Rocket Lawyer. We can easily work remotely. […]

Don’t yell “You’re fired” to your employees – Dismissal explained

Dismissal

For those that watch The Apprentice on television, you’ll know the notorious phrase – You’re fired – quoted by the business magnate and media personality, Alan Sugar. However firing an […]