14 Dec 2012
Number of female farmers rises in 2012 It may not be a stereotypically female occupation, but the number of female farmers in the UK has increased to 23,000, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics.
16 Oct 2012
Employee owner contracts: a white elephant? In his recent speech to the Conservative Party Conference, the Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne announced a new kind of employment contract, dubbed the “employee owner contract”.
26 Jul 2012
Yahoo! Googles The Answer Marissa Mayer made headlines last week after announcing that not only had she landed the top job at Yahoo! but that she is 6 months pregnant and intends to work throughout her maternity leave
22 Mar 2012
National Minimum Wage to Rise -- But Only for Over-21s It was announced earlier this week that the national minimum wage will rise by 11p this October, bringing the rate for over-21s to £6.19 an hour. However -- in a move that has been widely criticised -- the rates for under-21s will remain the same.
15 Feb 2012
When laws "cut across" beliefs The Court of Appeal in London recently rejected the appeal of the Christian owners of a guesthouse who refused to allow a gay couple to stay in a double room.
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