Industry News

Home / Industry News

How to ensure acceptable conduct at Christmas office parties

HR
How to ensure acceptable conduct at Christmas office parties

November 2017

Office parties, employers and employees either love them or loathe them, but they remain a feature of most people's employment.

HR trends – what's happening in your region?

HR
HR trends – what's happening in your region?

November 2017

The BPIF HR Team travel the length and breadth of the country, advising members on a wide range of HR issues. Check out what seems to be recurring themes across our regions. Do your business's HR issues align with them?

Take note of recent Case Law

HR
Take note of recent Case Law

November 2017

Take note of these examples of recent Case Law which may be of interest to your business.

Do you need to provide extra holiday in 2018?

HR
Do you need to provide extra holiday in 2018?

November 2017

As a result of the way in which the Easter bank holidays fall in 2018 and 2019, some employers will breach their employees' annual leave rights unless they furnish them with an extra day's annual leave.

New Recruitment Service for BPIF members

HR
New Recruitment Service for BPIF members

September 2017

The BPIF has launched an online recruitment feature, enabling members to advertise their job opportunities and providing them with guidance and support for the recruitment process.

Welcome your new HR Adviser

HR
Welcome your new HR Adviser

September 2017

BPIF South East and Eastern Region gain additional HR Resource to complement the existing team and develop proactive initiatives to support members.

UK Printing Industry – what’s under the headlines; age, gender and pay

HR
UK Printing Industry – what’s under the headlines; age, gender and pay

August 2017

Let's get a few things straight - the average age of employees in the printing industry is not 48, 49, 50... And, it is not a good technique to pick an average age that was quoted in 1997 and add an extra year on for each subsequent year.

HR trends – what's happening in your region?

HR
HR trends – what's happening in your region?

June 2017

The BPIF HR Team travel the length and breadth of the country, advising members on a wide range of HR issues. Along the way we notice trends in each region that can be conversely different to other areas. Do your business's HR issues align with your regional peers?

Disability discrimination – reasonable adjustments

HR
Disability discrimination – reasonable adjustments

June 2017

Is it disability discrimination to make a job applicant with Asperger's syndrome sit a situational judgment test (multiple choice test) as part of the recruitment process?