Philip Landau

Women bosses earn 35% less than male colleagues

New data released today from the Chartered Management Institute shows that 40 years after the Equal Pay Act outlawed less favourable pay and conditions in the workplace, women bosses are still earning only three-quarters as much as their male colleagues. The widest discrepancies in salaries were seen to be at the higher levels of management, with a “midlife pay […]

Zero hour contracts – exclusivity clauses are to be banned

Today’s announcement by Vince Cable that he is planning to introduce legislation banning exclusivity clauses in zero hour contracts is likely to be welcome by employees, who will now have the freedom to find work with more than one employer. Exclusivity clauses prevent an employee from working for another employer, even when no work is guaranteed. This clearly […]