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My son has been made redundant after three and a half years
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i have been given a letter that says my job is at risk for
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I have been informally notified that I am going to be made
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Please could you clarify what defines being "at risk" for redundancy?
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Currently I have been placed on garden leave due to the closure
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i am a senior project manager for a construction company. I
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I am being made redundant from 21st Nov. My company originally
I am being made redundant from 21st Nov. My company originally offered me PILON, although this is not a clause in my contract. They then went on to offer me Garden leave, I refused that as it isn't a … read more
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I am a sole trader and due to the current economic climate
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Hi I and three of my colleagues were put on notice of potential
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Hi, Today, I have been asked to come to a meeting. I did
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my company is relocating from Welwyn Garden City to Cambridge.
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My HR role at Sunrise senior living has been made redundant
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I am being made redundant at the end of the month, I have been
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Hello, in all probability I may be made redundant this week.
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Can my employer issue me with formal notice of redundancy when
Can my employer issue me with formal notice of redundancy when suitable alternative employment has not yet been sought and is not in line with the organisational change policy. Can an employer change … read more
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