Pay & Remuneration

Whether or not voluntary overtime should be included in holiday pay calculations has been a popular topic of discussion recently. It has been argued that organisations who do not pay their employees for exerting voluntary overtime should rethink their calculations, since we are increasingly finding ourselves experiencing more expensive...

We know we are at risk of becoming boring now, we’ve talked about this a lot lately, but the issue of holiday pay and overtime is still cropping up regularly with our clients so we wanted to set out the latest. It doesn’t make pleasant reading...

Image Credit: Flickr Commons, Seattle Municipal Archives, Sails & Trails Club circa 1932 After a brief spell of freezing weather last week, it reminds us that there are few wise steps to take to ensure your business runs as smoothly as possible over days like these...

Sick pay is a notoriously tricky one to get right. Schemes in the public sector have had some generous offerings, such as 6 months full pay and 6 months half pay including pay for the first 3 ‘waiting days’. But as you can expect, with...