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Family Friendly Rights – Change May Be Coming

The government is consulting on ways to provide families with more support and flexibility. These proposals could have a significant impact on the way employers have to budget for parental and family leave. Family-Related Leave In order to address gender divisions, the government is asking whether it is more beneficial to new parents to: Increase …
Business - Christmas

Legendary Longleat

Longleat, nestled on the rural border of Somerset and Wiltshire, is generally known for its sprawling estate, exotic animals, and iconic stately home. However, did you know you they also host legendary Christmas parties? Over the festive period, delegates can enjoy exclusive parties in The Longhouse event building for up to 250, or shared party …
Business - HR

Holiday Pay Claims Warning

Employers must take regular overtime into account when calculating employees’ holiday pay or risk being exposed to legal claims, warns employment specialist Kevin Jones. Kevin, partner at Clarke Willmott LLP, says all workers have the right to a minimum of four weeks paid annual leave a year and receive their normal pay while on holiday. However, it …
Business - Christmas - Creative - Design - Entertainment - Marketting

The October, November, December edition of the Secretary Magazine is now online!

Your FREE Quarterly magazine covering the whole of BS post coded areas. We are dedicated to helping secretaries, office managers and personal assistants in their day to day duties and decision making. With the role of the secretary becoming ever more important, with responsibility often including everything from hotels to training, conferences to offi ce …
Business - Christmas - Entertainment

10 Tips to make your Christmas Party a success

Christmas party season is almost upon us, so if you’re planning this year’s festivities, here are 10 tips to ensure your Christmas party is a roaring success. Make the most of the most wonderful time of year by planning a party that your guests will remember for years to come. 1. Plan Well In Advance …
Business

Brexit shock: No deal will cost EU £500 billion

Pressure was last night mounting on the EU to sign a free-trade agreement with Britain after a report revealed that a “no deal” scenario could cost the bloc more than £500billion. The shock figure emerged as Brussels looked set to cave in on a key demand to move a financial body out of the City …
Business - Christmas - Entertainment

Xmas Tipi Party – a unique Christmas party venue on Millennium Square.

Are you looking for somewhere really different for your Christmas party this year? Then imagine a luxury, garland- strewn Scandinavian tipi, hung with sparkling fairy lights. You are welcomed with a glass of fizz on arrival, then treated to a sumptuous three course feast prepared by one of Bristol’s finest chefs, Conrad, from The Chef’s …