The Small Business Commissioner Visits the Forum

The Small Business Commissioner Visits the Forum

On June 28th 2018 The Forum welcomed the Small Business Commissioner, Paul Uppal to our office. Paul was appointed as the UK’s first Small Business Commissioner in October 2017, the role was established under the Enterprise Act 2016 as part of a package of measures to tackle late and unfair payment practices. Within his role, […]

Health and Wellbeing in the UK

Health and Wellbeing in the UK

Each year, the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) produces a report on health and well-being in the UK. This year, having surveyed over 1,000 HR professionals, the CIPD study revealed some notable areas of concern. Over the last 12 months, there has been a marked increase in the number of workplace absences linked […]

Modern Slavery Policy

Modern Slavery Policy

Under the Modern Slavery Act 2015 (the Act) every company that carries out business in the UK which has an annual turnover of £36 million or more must publish a slavery and human trafficking statement for each financial year. If a company doesn’t meet this annual turnover threshold, it’s not legally required to publish a statement. […]