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Employers to profit from changes to flexible working rights

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is expected to announce this week the extension of the right to request flexible working hours to all employees. The Right to Request scheme, which currently only applies to those with children under 17, relatives and some carers, would allow everyone to ask their employer for flexible hours if they…

Employees concerned that bosses are prioritising profits over principles

Employees are still concerned that bosses are prioritising profits over principles, according to the Institute of Leadership & Management’s latest Index of Leadership Trust, although overall trust in CEOs has improved. The survey of over 2,500 workers found that half of respondents believe that their employer puts financial goals above ethical considerations, with 48% and…