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Can an email from HR supersede wording in a commission plan?
Can an email from HR supersede wording in a commission plan? I have recently resigned from my past job where our commission plan stated (not word for word as I no longer have a copy of the plan) that … read more
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Urgent Advice Needed Hi there Hope everyone is okay I am in a little bit of a dilemma here and would appreciate any form of advice I love the job I do but it appears I am a victim of mismanagement (as… read more
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My wife has been told she needs to pay back 3 years of over
My wife has been told she needs to pay back 3 years of over payments that have just been discovered as an error. There saying that after my wife returned to work after our second child the drop of 30h… read more
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Hi My employer has advised me that a mistake was made in
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I work 2.5 days per week but have realised that I have been for 3 days per week since the start of my employment in 2009 through their error . I would like to bring this to the attention of my employe… read more
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I am contracted for 40 hours per week yet my manager has installed
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Hi I will be made redundant at the end of June 2012. As
Hi I will be made redundant at the end of June 2012. As part of the package I was offered a tax free retention bonus of 15% of my annual base salary. I had a one2one where this was clearly the case, f… read more
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Hi I received a letter the other day informing me that my employer has overpaid me by £1185.60 since October 2011. They are insisiting that i must now pay all of it back at £98.80 a month, which i can… read more
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My contract of employment (service agreement) states my hourly
My contract of employment (service agreement) states my hourly rate of pay, which is £15 per hour on a 40 hour week. I am a qualified electrician. I regularly have to travel on company business, using… read more
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Hello. I have been working for a large public organisation
Hello. I have been working for a large public organisation for seven years. Family problems dictated that I had to leave for some time. To ensure some income, I applied for a temporary job which was i… read more
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I have been employed by a large utilities provider since 1999.
I have been employed by a large utilities provider since 1999. The organisation is in the process of restructuring the level of management where I am currently employed. There were approx 500+ others … read more
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Jenny. You very kindly gave us some help back in June regarding
Jenny. You very kindly gave us some help back in June regarding a salary overpayment problem. There has been no contact or acknowledgement of the letter that was sent on 14th June. You may recall that… read more
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my wife works for Pounstrecher in East Grinstead as a CSA on a 16hr per week contract - she is often asked to work over these hours however her wages are always short she keeps meticulous records and … read more
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Good morning Sir I am a nurse working at HMP Hull and our
Good morning Sir I am a nurse working at HMP Hull and our Primary Care Trust has just become a social enterprise(now called community health partnership)The new management team is proposing changes to… read more
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Hi, I work as an AFC band 5 imaging support worker in the
Hi, I work as an AFC band 5 imaging support worker in the CT department at an NHS hospital, and started my job in August 2005. This was post-agenda for change. When I took the job my manager started m… read more
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my payroll withheld a payment of 21.20 without telling me
my payroll withheld a payment of £21.20 without telling me and without good reason. It may only be a small amount, but should they not contact me to advise why they are doing this or can they just wit… read more
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