Commenting on Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg's speech on flexible working and parental leave, Dr Adam Marshall, Director of Policy at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: "We support the concept of flexible working, but the proposals to extend the right to request to all workers could make it more difficult for employers to offer flexibility to employees who are parents or have caring duties.
The Sheffield office of Irwin Mitchell has advised Hallam Land Management Ltd (Hallam) on its sale of land at North East Bridgwater in Somerset to fashion brand Mulberry.
Ahead of the publication of the government's long-awaited Energy Bill, and in the wake of controversy over energy costs, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has released the results of a wide-ranging business energy survey.
Young carers and their families came together last week for an emotionally-charged event presented by Sheffield Young Carers Project (SYCP) Sheffield Chamber of Commerce and Industry's Charity of the Year.
A newly launched venture is offering local firms an altogether different way to entertain clients via excursions around Sheffield's best real ale pubs and independent breweries.
TheSheffieldoffice of law firm Irwin Mitchell is to host a seminar on 22 November 2012 to help employers gear up for dealing with employment issues that can arise over the festive season and winter months.
Sheffield solicitors, Taylor&Emmet LLP, is inviting local business owners and people managers to its annual review of the key developments in employment law.