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ABSOLUTE WORKS AWARDING WINNING OUTSOURCED HR CONSULTANCY LAUNCHES THEIR HR FRANCHISE

10th February 2020

2020 is an exciting time for award winning HR Consultancy Absolute Works as they take their business growth to the next level by launching their Franchise.   Following a period of consistent growth, Absolute Works’ CEO Joy May has made the decision  to utilise … Read more »

Apprenticeships – A Journey Through End Point Assessment (EPA)

21st January 2020

In 2017 the changes to apprenticeships included an End Point Assessment for all apprentices. The purpose of the End Point Assessment (EPA) is to test that an apprentice is fully … Read more »

Is your business ready for the Employment Law changes in 2020?

2nd January 2020

Now you’ve waved goodbye to a fun packed 2019 we ask you to pause and ask the question…is your business ready for 2020? Missing the boat with Employment Law changes … Read more »

Changes to Apprenticeship Funding

27th December 2019

Employers who do not pay the apprenticeship levy can now access funding. From January 2020 employers who do not pay the apprenticeship levy (those employers with an annual payroll bill … Read more »

Employment Tribunal Claims are up year on year……don’t be a victim!

23rd December 2019

Since the Employment Tribunal scrapped fees in July 2017, the number of claims has risen year on year by circa 26% (between April 2018 and March 2019 there were a staggering 35,429 claims lodged). It is now … Read more »

Grandparents who look after young children are failing to claim entitlements to receive full State Pensions

19th December 2019

Childcare is becoming an increasingly challenging problem for parents and more and more grandparents are supporting their children by helping with childcare whilst their parents work.  Research carried out by … Read more »

Do you know what your obligations are as an employer following Brexit?

10th December 2019

Do you employ EU nationals?   Are you aware of what they need to do to remain in the UK following Brexit?   Do you know what your obligations are as an … Read more »

Essential Guide to Christmas Party Dos and Don’ts

5th December 2019

Don’t be a Christmas party pooper! We all like to celebrate Christmas with colleagues; the end of another year and a chance to let your hair down, and more often … Read more »

Family Business Awards: Service Excellence

18th November 2019

18th November 2019 PRESS RELEASE Absolute Works receives ‘Special Highly Commended’ for Service Excellence in the prestigious Midlands Family Business Awards Absolute Works has received the ‘Special Highly Commended’ Award … Read more »