Imelda Walsh talks exclusively to Personnel Today on the flexible working review to extend the right to request flexbile working to parents of children aged 16 and under (see http://www.personneltoday.com/45866.article);
HR directors from Topps Tiles and Monarch Airlines tell us their thoughts on the flexible working review changes: we bring you employers' reactions to the changes - will an extended right to request result in more employment tribunals or extra paperwork for HR?
A round up of what legislative changes will affect HR from announcements made in the draft Queen's Speech by Gordon Brown
and fresh views on the debate on business partnering and whether it works in organisations - is HR capable of training staff to meet the business partnering requirement? (See http://www.personneltoday.com/45340.article)
Louisa Peacock is joined by Mike Berry, John Charlton and Rob Moss.