Whistleblowing and the Law

Whistleblowing and the Law

We have been looking at EU whistleblowing law and asked Catrina Flanagan of Herrington Carmichael for her thoughts from a legal perspective on whistleblowing. This is what she had to say: Definition of Whistleblowing Whistleblowing is a term used when a worker or an...
A Few Words of Advice for Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook

A Few Words of Advice for Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook

It has been a roller coaster couple of months for both Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg in the light of the Cambridge Analtyica revelations. It’s share prices falling faster than the Big One at Blackpool Pleasure Beach (at one stage Facebook was $80billion down in...
Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week

Good Mental Health & Wellbeing – A Core Business Asset Mental Health Awareness Week 14th – 20th May 2018 – This year the focus is on Stress.  Work is a key factor is supporting and maintaining good mental health.  The value added to the economy...
The Glass Ceiling

The Glass Ceiling

The Glass Ceiling Definition: “the unseen, yet unbreachable barrier that keeps minorities and women from rising to the upper rungs of the corporate ladder, regardless of their qualifications or achievements” – Wikipedia. Glass is the perfect metaphor as it may be hard...
7 Basics for Best Motivating Your Workforce

7 Basics for Best Motivating Your Workforce

It is a strange time in the UK for employers and staff alike. Unemployment is at its lowest since 1975 and still, UK wage growth has started to lag inflation for the first time since mid-2014. Yet there is still a sharp decline in job applicants both for full and part...