Podcasts and webinars

All items: Managing employees/workers

  • Podcast: COVID and other infectious diseases - what is the correct workplace etiquette now?

    1 March 2024

    The rules around COVID-19 were very clearly drawn in 2020. But what is the state of play now, not just in relation to COVID but to illness in the workplace generally? What should organisations do about employees who are nervous about returning to the workplace? Or about at-risk employees, particularly when infection rates are high? Or about long COVID - is it now treated as a disability?

  • Webinar: Statutory carer's leave - how employers can prepare

    23 February 2024

    XpertHR editors Stephen Simpson and Zeba Sayed explain how the new statutory carer's leave will operate in practice and the impact it will have on how employers support carers.

  • Podcast: "Love contracts" and other romance-related HR dilemmas

    13 February 2024

    According to a YouGov survey, 15% of people meet their partners at work. Given how widespread the phenomenon is, to what extent does HR need to take an interest in office romances?

  • Podcast: Key employment law changes to look out for in 2024

    19 January 2024

    We discuss the key employment law changes expected to come into force this year and reflect on some important case law decisions from 2023.

  • Webinar: Handling HR nightmares

    2 November 2023

    We look at workplace scenarios that can strike fear into the heart of the most experienced HR professionals, including issues relating to: discipline and grievances; redundancy; and new legislation.

  • Podcast: Flexible working - current obligations and future reforms

    6 October 2023

    In this edition of the podcast, we are joined by XpertHR senior legal editor Laura Merrylees to answer questions around flexible working reforms in the media and elsewhere recently.

  • Webinar: Planning for family-friendly employment law changes in 2024 and beyond

    29 September 2023

    In this webinar, Jo Broadbent, from law firm Hogan Lovells, and Stephen Simpson, principal HR strategy and practice editor at XpertHR, will guide you through the upcoming changes, pointing out the challenges and underlining some of the opportunities they give employers to set themselves apart from the competition.

  • Webinar: Hybrid working - How to personalise the employee experience

    3 July 2023

    In this webinar we explore how we can: look at hybrid differently in terms of culture, policies, engagement and inclusion not for the many, but for the individual; personalise the hybrid employee experience; and create a hybrid approach that taps into the best of what it could be, and avoids leaving it all to chance.

  • Podcast: Sickness absence - trends and tips

    13 June 2023

    In this edition of the podcast, Paula Flores, an HR Data Insights Analyst at XpertHR, leads us on a tour of the findings of our annual survey of absence rates and costs.

  • Podcast: Age discrimination - tips, traps and Tribunal cases

    11 May 2023

    Age discrimination can be a tricky area for employers. In this edition of the podcast, Susie Munro, Senior Legal Editor at XpertHR, leads us on a tour of recent cases that offer examples of how things can go wrong if they are mishandled and provides some tips on avoiding typical age-related traps.

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Podcasts and webinars: HR and legal information and guidance relating to managing employees/workers.