The Good Work Plan 2020

The Good Work Plan 2020

Significant employment law reforms took place on 6 April 2020, which will have a huge impact for many SME’s under the Good Work Plan 2020. Contracts of Employment Post 6th of April 2020 all new starter employees have a day one right to a contract of employment. Previously you had 8 weeks to provide a […]

Health and Safety Guide 2020

Health and Safety Guide 2020

The 23rd edition of the Forum of Private Business Health and Safety guide is now available for our members April 2020. It is a vital business resource for any business owner not only our members and it will give you peace of mind to know that you will be fully up to speed and compliant […]

Forum responds to the Budget

Forum responds to the Budget

The Chancellor’s first budget has been announced this afternoon. We take a look at the announcement and how it relates to our own budget wishlist. The Forum welcomes the focus on supporting and helping businesses but this will need to translate into meaningful deliverables for our small business members. Forum Managing Director, Ian Cass commented, […]

Employment Guide 2020

Employment Guide 2020

Making Business Better  Setting up and running a business can be incredibly rewarding but there are also many problems to be faced.  Not only are there economic pressures to be handled but there is a huge amount of administration, law and regulation to be understood and implemented. Any shortcomings in a company’s operations may cause serious problems […]