Can I withdraw an employment offer?

Can I withdraw an employment offer?

The idea of retracting an offer of employment seems an unlikely scenario, right?  However, there are occasions where it may become necessary to pull the offer.  If you find yourself in the frustrating position of having to withdraw an offer, it may be possible to do...
Can you legally ask if someone is neurodivergent?

Can you legally ask if someone is neurodivergent?

The CIPD estimates that 1 in 5 people are neurodivergent in some way, representing a significant proportion of any workforce.  Businesses must consider neurodiversity as an essential part of their ED&I strategy and their people management approach. Yet, for some...
When can I legally deduct from someone’s wages?

When can I legally deduct from someone’s wages?

There are several scenarios where you might need to deduct from an employee’s pay and wages. But, is it legal? In short, it depends. You can only make a deduction in certain circumstances, and you must follow what it says in the individual’s employment contract....
Menopause at work!

Menopause at work!

Menopause is a normal life change and a natural part of our ageing process. 🌸 Yet, for some individuals it can be a hugely challenging time; one that significantly impacts their health, wellbeing and professional life. 😓 Many women feel blindsided by their menopausal...