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Extra bank holiday in 2022 – Staff entitlement

To commemorate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, there are changes to the usual bank holidays in 2022 and there is also an additional bank holiday on Friday 3rd June 2022. So the question for your HR Manager is – are employees entitled to an extra day of holiday in 2022. 

Blue Monday 2021

Blue Monday is actually a PR stunt. In fact, it was originally dreamed up back in 2005 by a travel company as a way to sell more holidays.

Work Life Balance

The MCR Coffee festival was on this weekend and I visited on Saturday to see what what was going on. Here’s four things I learned…

4 things I learned at the MCR Coffee Festival

The MCR Coffee festival was on this weekend and I visited on Saturday to see what what was going on. Here’s four things I learned…

10 common risks in the hospitality industry

There are hazards in every workplace. It’s impossible to eliminate all hazards but it is possible to reduce the risk posed if you the most common hazards in the hospitality industry.

Spiking Attacks in Hospitality Venues

Venues across the country are being advised to be extra vigilant due to an alarming rise in spiking incidents.

Hospitality Tips Law Means Staff Keep Money

Under a new law, it will be illegal for employers to withhold tips and service charges from workers in hospitality, leisure, and service sectors.

Hospitality Staffing Crisis

There’s a big staffing problem in hospitality right now. Everybody is finding it hard to recruit, so what’s going on?