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Hiring 2020

How to boost your hiring efforts in 2020

What are your resolutions for 2020? A new year means a clean slate; maybe you want to learn a new skill or pick up a productive hobby? Or maybe you’re keen on finally pushing forward with your hiring efforts and recruiting some top-quality candidates. more»

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The employer’s guide to employment contracts

Business Advice recently teamed up with HR and employment law consultancy Peninsula to create a short series on a range of HR-related issues. This second article seeks to answer any questions you, as an SME employer, might have on employment contracts. more»

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Monitoring employees: Lessons from Facebook

Last month, Facebook backtracked on using facial recognition technology to automatically detect the faces of its users after a US court deemed the software an invasion of “private affairs and concrete interests”. The software sent “tag suggestions” to users if their faces appeared in recently uploaded photographs, whether or not they had been tagged in them. more»

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