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Women in Business networking event (in partnership with Critchleys and Santander)

Thursday 2nd November 2017, 8.30am-10am

Oxford Town Hall

Women in Business ('WiB') is a relaxed networking group for local businesswomen.  WiB events are held quarterly and cover a variety of issues related to career and personal development.   

This breakfast seminar will equipt you with the three tricks for instant confidence.Do you ever find that you need a quick confidence boost, something to give you a lift and help you through a tricky meeting or difficult conversation? In this entertaining and interactive talk, Jackie Fitzgerald will share with you her 3 guaranteed, yet very practical, ways to give yourself instant confidence, wherever and whenever you need it.         

For more information about this event, or to book your place, please contact

Quarterly Employment Update

Wednesday 8th Novemeber 2017, 12:30pm-2:30pm

Freeths, Oxford office

This seminar is free and a buffet lunch will be provided.

The aim of these sessions is to inform employers in a straightforward and interactive way about recent developments in employment law and to provide insights on their impact.

In particular we will cover:
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and its impact on your -
• Systems
• Contracts of employment
• Policies and procedures

An update on recent employment law developments, including -
• The abolition of Employment Tribunal fees
• Good Work: The Taylor review of Modern Working Practices
• An update on holiday pay
• Recent cases of interest

For more information about this event, or to book your place, please contact

Recent seminars

  • Interactive mock mediation for legacy officers- How to keep it sweet!
  • The Lay of the Land: What are landowner's options for promoting land for development?
  • Charities Roundtable - The New Data Protection Regime: Are you ready?
  • Everything you need to know about the GDPR in under an hour
  • Renewable Energy "Exploiting Your Assets Through Land Diversifcation"
  • Economic Outlook 2017 and beyond
  • Supply of Goods and Services - responding to threats to cease supply or impose unreasonable price increases
  • How to handle sickness absence in light of The Equality Act
  • Managing sickness absence
  • Think about it before you sign it!
  • Agency workers and the new regulations
  • Planning agreements and the revised Community Infrastructure Levy
  • Dilapidations claims
  • Maximising and protecting charity income - a practical approach
  • The impact of insolvency on commercial tenancies
  • Case and legislation update
  • Lease renewals; tactics, procedures, time limits and other considerations
  • Bribery Act 2010 and the default retirment age
  • Guide to debt recovery
  • Discrimination workshop

Please contact if you would like us to send you information on our recent seminars.