Part time working, flexible hours and job sharing

Age discrimination at work

We deal with and challenge a lot of different forms of ‘isms’ in society: sexism, racism etc. One that we do not hear about quite as often is ageism, more commonly referred to as age discrimination. The law around Age Discrimination Included in The Equality Act, published in October 2012, it is against the law

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How to set up a blog

How to set up a blog and write successfully Do you have a passion?  Something which rocks your world?  Then blog about it!  Having your own blog can open the door to a vast range of opportunities – indeed, chances are, whatever you want out of life, a blog can help you get it…  Write

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New business mistakes

How to avoid the common pitfalls Starting up your own business can be an exciting, but also a complicated, period. It’s important that you get everything right in the beginning, as mistakes can lead to major issues with the business. It doesn’t matter how prepared you are, people will always make mistakes. However, here are

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How to deal with a bullish boss

Bullying in whatever form is a very emotive subject especially to someone who has been on the receiving end of it. Bullies are most often associated with the school playground, but unfortunately that is not where it ends. Bullying in the workplace very much exists and it can make your life a misery. We spend and invest

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Working hours

What are the regulations? We all dream of achieving a work / life balance, where we can commit to our career but also have enough time off to spend with our families. However, in this age of 24/7 businesses it’s not always easy. The Working Time Regulations were put in place to try and limit

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Options if you feel discriminated at work

What are your options if you feel discriminated at work? Discrimination of any kind within the workplace is against the law. If you feel discriminated against, there are a number of options open to you to resolve the matter – but before you take action, it’s important to know what your rights are. It’s also

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