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Monthly Archive September 2017

Back to Basics: The Probation Period

A probationary period is essentially a trial period for a new employee. It is not a legal concept; it is a management tool. It allows both parties to assess objectively if the new recruit is suited to the role. Employers must ensure they review the new recruit at regular intervals during the probationary period. The following should be taken into consideration when reviewing:

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Back to Basics: The Employment Contract

It’s ‘back to school’ this month and I am sure those of you with school age children may be jumping for joy. Therefore, this month we thought we would write a few articles on back to basics, starting with the employment contract.
While, I am sure, most of you will have employment contracts in place, you might not be surprised to hear that when asked how often these are reviewed and updated, this number is significantly lower.

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