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Retire? Never!

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...

Next UK Government must strengthen international leadership on 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 should take a stronger international leadership stance on climate change and energy issues. As we approach the UK General Election, IEMA is keen to determine views of its members and polled those members in recent weeks to explore the e...