Talk of Manchester Awards

Talk of Manchester Awards

The Talk of Manchester Awards 2017 We are delighted to tell you that we have been nominated, and have now reached the voting stages of The Talk of Manchester Business Awards 2017 in the category of Best HR Consultancy. This is taking place on Thursday 30th November...
Secretary wins £360,000

Secretary wins £360,000

Secretary wins £360,000 after her managers ‘clumsy’ comment Marion Konczak worked for BAE Systems as a secretary from 1998 until she was dismissed in July 2007. Initially, she worked in Preston, as part of a liaison team which worked with officers from the Royal Saudi...
Employee with breast cancer wins

Employee with breast cancer wins

An employee with breast cancer wins £47,700 in a harassment claim A personal assistant has won £47,700 in compensation after a tribunal ruled that her boss harassed and discriminated against her following her breast cancer diagnosis. Eimear Coghlan, PA to the...
Take care with suspension

Take care with suspension

Take care with suspension – it could be considered a breach of contract. There are many reasons why we may take a decision to suspend an employee. You may feel the incident is so severe you don’t have any other choice; you may need to diffuse or take the heat out of a...