Blog

04/09/14 – Wonga’s attempt at re-branding.. Should come as no surprise.

04/09/14 – Wonga’s attempt at re-branding.. Should come as no surprise.

4 September, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
Wonga, the controversial payday lender, is planning a thorough relaunch of its image. Andy Haste, its new Chairman, has pulled the plug on its popular “string puppets” television adverts within his first month in charge amid plans to re-invent the company as an “accepted and respected” ... read more...
21/08/14 – Is this the Last of the Clyde Shipbuilders?

21/08/14 – Is this the Last of the Clyde Shipbuilders?

21 August, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
The most recent high profile administration appointment happened just two days ago (Tuesday 19th August). The appointment was in relation to the Fergusons Shipbuilding Company based on the River Clyde.  The business is the last of the Clyde Shipbuilders and the appointment is not only a real ... read more...
21/08/14 – Anyone who pays their employees commission – take note!

21/08/14 – Anyone who pays their employees commission – take note!

21 August, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
Unite the Union are apparently using a recent European decision as an opportunity to drum up new membership by offering to progress claims for holiday pay for those employees who earn commission, or work overtime.  The position had always been that holiday pay is calculated with reference to ... read more...