Author: The Graham Agency

Is There A New Pandemic Looming? Until very recently, almost no one had heard of Monkeypox, and suddenly it’s in the headlines! So what exactly is it and how should we react? The information currently available suggests that Monkeypox has a much lower rate of transmission that...

Headache Or Migraine? There is a great difference between a headache and a migraine and how you, as the boss, react when a told by an employee that they feel “a migraine coming on”. If this should happen once in a while, the issue is easy to...

When Banter At Work Is No Longer Funny It’s not unusual for staff to exchange a laugh and a joke together but banter can sometime reach a point when it becomes harassment.  In the words of Bob Dylan: “The Times They Are  A-changin" and in a...

If you are experiencing difficulties in finding new staff, you are not alone.  There are several surveys which show a variety of reasons, one of the over-arching factors is the reduction in the number of people actively seeking a job. In the UK, the total number...

They Have Offered Me A Job But I Don’t Really Know Them! It sounds really good, nice location, and the money is good, but I can’t find anything about them. There is an old saying, “If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.” In...

Is There A New Pandemic Looming? Until very recently, almost no one had heard of Monkeypox, and suddenly it’s in the headlines! So what exactly is it and how should we react? The information currently available suggests that Monkeypox has a much lower rate of transmission than...

Headache Or Migraine? There is a great deal of difference between a headache and a migraine and while a headache can often be easily helped by medication and/or a little rest, a migraine can be debilitating. If you do suffer from migraine, don’t be afraid to tell your...

With the current employment situation in a state of flux post pandemix restrictions, for many emoloyers of domestic staff, the issue of making an empployee redundant maybe on the horizon.  It is important therefore that you as an employer are aware of changes to Statutory...

A nursery worker who told her female bosses she was pregnant a week after starting has won a discrimination claim OF £25,000 after she was asked if keeping the baby was a 'good idea'. New starter Darci Topping was subjected to 'negative inferences' about her pregnancy...

As an employer you hope and assume that interactions between yourself and employees, including Domestic and Household, will always be conducted in ways which both parties can accept.  However, there are occasions when actions lead employers to face allegations at an Employment Tribunal. For most...