With an estimated 9.5million people currently on furlough in the UK, it’s no secret that many are deferring holiday plans. From financial challenges to spending more time at home, there are dozens of reasons why those furloughed are choosing to cancel annual leave, in favour of taking it at a later time. But, how does this affect businesses and what are your rights as an employer? Here, we explore the options for avoiding the annual leave rush. Allow employees to Read more …
If you’re a contractor or an employer that uses contractors, then there’s no doubt that you will have heard of IR35. IR35 is the anti-avoidance tax legislation that was designed to correctly tax ‘disguised employment’ at a rate similar to employment. Put simply, a disguised employee is a contractor who fills a permanent position within a company. With news this month that IR35 has now passed through parliament, as part of off payment measures in the Finance Bill, we now Read more …
More people are working from home than ever before. Following the government’s guidelines to travel into work if only absolutely necessary, more and more businesses are realising that working from home could be a new normal for the future. Working from home certainly has its benefits – including the cost saved travelling to and from work and being able to put your washing out on your lunch break. Not to mention being home when those all-important Amazon deliveries arrive. But Read more …
Our Zoomettes got involved with Jeans for Genes Day this September. The money raised on Jeans for Genes Day funds a range of initiatives that improve the quality of life of children affected by genetic disorders.
Zoom recently took part in Wear it Pink! Wear it Pink are a breast cancer charity which every year raises around £2 million during Breast Cancer Awareness Month Click here to find out more about Wear it Pink and how your company can take part, too.
At Zoom we truly believe that reward and recognition is an important aspect of working life. We can’t thank our staff enough for all their hard work, here is Zoomette Lily with our superstar of the month Paul
Check out Zoom recruitment directors (Lucy and Elle) at the Recruiter Awards!
Last Christmas the team at Zoom collected Xmas present boxes of toys and gifts from clients, staff and friends to send to Operation Christmas Child all over the world.
Staff at Zoom delivering Easter Chocs to our local Primary School and donating towards books for life.
Check out Lucy Going the distance for Zoom and ran the marathon this year for Children with Cancer!