Did you get a tomato plant?

A council clerk, accused of favouritism over the way he handed out tomato plants to colleagues, has won his legal battle for unfair dismissal.

Richard Chapman, dismissed by Malvern Town Council after 12 “unblemished years” lost his job following allegations of bullying, harassment and favouritism. He was dismissed on grounds of gross misconduct. The tribunal judge said […]

By |April 20th, 2016|Investigation & Disciplinary|0 Comments

7 Ways To Deal With Problem Staff

Managing difficult employees is never easy, and it’s a skill that can take years to develop.When managers identify problem employees, they can be managed — either to improve behaviour and performance, or to exit them from the business.

Listen. Often, when an employee is a problem you stop paying attention to what’s actually going on. The […]

By |March 30th, 2016|Investigation & Disciplinary|0 Comments