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Paris climate change talks to impact building management sector

carbon reduction
2015 is set to be the year we see climate change discussed more than ever before. This may leave businesses with some key questions to answer on how they can address the issue and also reap the rewards from tackling climate change. Last week, the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA) revealed results from a recent poll which suggested that the next UK Government shou...

Retire? Never!

retirement forced
Many employers are struggling with the concept that most employees simply cannot be forced to retire anymore. With more employees choosing not to retire, what does this mean for employers and what can they do?  Pam Loch, Managing Director of niche employment law practice, Loch Associates, Employment Lawyers and Managing Director of HR Advise Me Limited, discusses this topical issue furthe...