News & Events, including Seminars

Here you can browse a selection of seminars, past, present and future. We welcome suggestions for topics you would be interested in seeing on the programme in the future.  


Office Managers Quarterly

ISE Partners is delighted to invite you to the first Office Managers Quarterly of 2018!


New from 2017, OMQ is a specialist offering, designed specifically for office management professionals – must-have opportunities to build up your professional toolkit and mingle with like-minded peers.   If you’re an office linchpin, this is the event for you!


ISE Partners hosted four well-attended, fun and informative meet-ups last year, and we’re looking forward to welcoming back familiar faces, and to meeting those of you who would like to join us, going forward. 


So, please put OMQ in your dairy for Wednesday 14th March, at 120 Regent Street (our new place!), 17:30.


Come see our new ‘home’, enjoy nibbles and tipples, and hobnob about your professional plans for 2018.


Spaces are limited; to secure yours, please email:


Looking forward to seeing you.


Selection of Previous Workshops/Seminars:

Remuneration Round-Up: Legal Update on Compensation Practices

Blair Adams, Partner within Law Firm DMH Stallard's Employment Practice, led an informative and interactive seminar covering then recent additions and amendments to UK Employment Law that affect businesses.  Topics covered included recent case law on bonuses and salary sacrifice arrangements, and regulatory developments affecting pay, plus other cutting edge updates.

Click here for the slides from this session.


Part 2: Post-employment issues: Decision to Dismiss Made... What Next?

This interactive seminar saw Blair Adams, DMH Stallard LLC’s Employment Law Partner, cover a tricky topic – areas focussed on were around notice, Garden Leave and PILONs, tax, Settlement Agreements, Restrictive Covenants and confidentiality, and references and reporting.  A detailed and comprehensive summary of a key business area.

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Part 1: Recruitment and pre-employment:  Avoiding a Tribunal

Blair Adams, Employment Law Partner at DMH Stallard LLC delivered a popular and informative session on the key elements to ensure in your recruitment process to protect against future tribunal action by employees.  

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Employment Law: Shared Parental Leave

This session covered the obligations, eligibility and notification as well as areas ripe for dispute such as the application of enhanced pay policies.   

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Training & Development: Top Tools for Teams

Liz Jones of thetrainingstudio discusses the merits of various psychometric testing methods for building strong and productive teams. 

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Employment Law: Six-Tricky Topics

An action-packed session covering Flexible working, options if an employee doesn’t disclose a disability during the recruitment process, dealing with an employee a client won’t work with, risks of asking part-time workers to go full-time, genuine self-employment criteria and an update on Agency Workers Regulations.  

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Training & Development:  Why coaching?

In this popular session we explored ways in which PAs & EAs can coach up, down and side-to-side to ensure stronger collaboration and communication with their boss, team and employer.

Employment Law:  Keeping on the right side of the law, recent updates in case law for HR professionals

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Training & Development:  Innovative Interviewing

Our knock-out presenter, Liz Jones of thetrainingstudio, presented a fast and furious review of tired interviewing skills, how to enliven and enlighten using modernised methods to get the best results. 

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    *All events are London based unless stated otherwise