The Dangers of Nepotism in the Workplace

The Dangers of Nepotism in the Workplace

What is Nepotism? Nepotism is the practice of showing preference toward family or friends, and often rears its head in the workplace when a higher-up at a company selects someone they know for a new position or promotion. Many people tend to cringe when they hear the...
Am I An Employee?

Am I An Employee?

At the end of the day, this depends on the contractual relationship you have with your employer. The distinction is important because many important rights – such as the right to claim unfair dismissal or maternity leave – depend on being an employee. Some rights,...