June 18, 2018

The dangers of the ‘gig economy’ and why this might affect you

The supreme court decision in pimlico plumbers v smith What was the decision? On 13 June 2018 the Supreme Court held that Mr Smith was a worker of Pimlico Plumbers, although not an employee. Various media outlets have incorrectly reported that he has been found to be an employee, which just proves how easy this area of law…

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June 8, 2018

Moorepay at HRSS 2018!

Joining thousands of other HR professionals, this year Moorepay are looking forward to exhibiting their innovative HR services at HRSS Software and Recruitment Show 2018 at stand E42 on 13 and 14 June. Taking place at London’s prestigious Olympia exhibition centre, CIPD’s free to attend HR Software Show provides HR professionals’ easy access to the…

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May 25, 2018

Don’t Panic! 11 GDPR Myths Debunked

The General Data Protection Regulation takes effect on 25 May, with new fines of up to £17m or 4 per cent of your global turnover applying for breaches of personal data. A lot has been said about this new regulation in the media, and there have been warnings that many businesses know very little or…

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May 2, 2018

AI is Increasingly Influencing our Lives, but can we Really Trust It?

“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” These poignant words are those of Annelies Marie ‘Anne’ Frank (1929–1945). She changed the world, but sadly did not live to see the impact. Anne talked about improving the world and there’s no doubt that almost every free-thinker,…

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April 25, 2018

GDPR: HR’s Role in Preventing Cyber-Attacks and Costly Breaches

The impending introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation on 25 May means the cost of poor cyber security is about to rocket, with lost, hacked, stolen and badly-managed data liable to cost your business up to £17 million (€20 million) or 4% of global turnover in fines. These are serious figures, but many in…

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April 24, 2018

The Five Top Reasons for Outsourcing your Payroll

Payroll is one of those essential business processes that add zero additional value to your business. In fact, the only outcome you can have from running your own payroll is neutral (when people get paid what they expect) and bad – when they don’t. With all the paperwork, pressure, and risks involved if things go…

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April 23, 2018

Can I Insist My Employees Speak English?

“They have been at a great feast of languages, and stol’n the scraps.” William Shakespeare – Love’s Labour’s Lost, Act 5, Scene 1, 32-39 The English language is the most spoken in the world, utilised by the United Nations as one of their two main languages, and more widespread than any language in history, including…

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