Unpaid Overtime

A Timely Issue

Charles Elvin | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK
Charles Elvin

It goes without saying that businesses are concerned about getting the most from their workforce but, it's important that employees are working smart, not just working hard. There's a very important distinction to be made between the number of hours employees work and the productivity of the workforce.

Corporates Not Paying Staff Overtime Are A Bunch Of Robbing Criminals!

Charlie Mullins | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK Politics
Charlie Mullins

What I'd like to know is, do these workers ever consider all the time they waste on internet shopping, booking holidays, talking to their mums and friends, surfing social media, nipping out for an extra unscripted fag or loo break?

Overworked and Underpaid: Oh How We Love to Complain About Those Extra Hours at the Office

Olivia Rose | Posted 23.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Olivia Rose

If you are working ridiculous hours to get things done, unfortunately, you only have yourself to blame. Go home when you are supposed to every night this week and see what happens. You might get a talking to by your boss, but I can guarantee that you won't lose your job.

From Master to Slave - How Unpaid Labour is Killing Our Meritocracy

Oscar Holland | Posted 24.04.2012 | UK Politics
Oscar Holland

The Trades Union Congress (TUC) estimates that British workers collectively perform 1,968 million hours of unpaid overtime a year, meaning that this morning marks a momentous occasion in many people's calendars.

UK Works Two Billion Hours Of Unpaid Overtime, Union Says

Huffington Post UK | Peter Guest | Posted 06.01.2012 | UK

Britons worked nearly two billion hours in unpaid overtime in 2011, according to the Trades Union Congress (TUC), which said the total is the equivale...