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Categories: Inside the world of work, The Expert View, Opinion, health in the workplace

Commonsense approach to mental health needed

The following article by UEL Chairman Malcolm Mackay appeared in The Scotsman Newspaper. That well-known political spin-doctor Alastair Campbell was on the stump in Edinburgh recently. Tony Blair’s former spokesman wasn’t speaking about Brexit nor IndieRef2, but something more personal: his own battle with mental health. For someone, once so

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Collaborative legal approach the way ahead

The following article appeared in today's Scotsman newspaper: If you’re a Scottish international rugby fan – who isn’t when you consider their recent performances – you’ll know how much the TMO (television match official)  has become part of the international game. It can be frustrating to wait those ticking

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Treat people fairly to stay ahead of gig economy

The following article by UEL Chairman Malcolm Mackay appeared in today's Scotsman Newspaper: It's very illuminating speaking to a mini-cab driver. Of course there's been plenty of controversy over the future of the Uber hire car service in the big cities such as London.  And there are definite worries

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