The True Cost of an Employee

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As an employer, the true cost of hiring an employee is more than the wage or salary offered by the organisation. In this article, Nathan & Nathan explains where additional costs exist, and how to account for them.

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Dubai One Interview

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Rohan Nathan, our Managing Partner, recently had an interview on Dubai One. You can check out the interview by clicking the video.


Khaleej Times Article

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UAE Labor law sets out the rules of maintaining employee records under Article 53 and 54, though the law does not state that the employee records are to be in physical form, it is widely assumed that the Physical file is to be maintained. Adoption of HR Management systems and ERP have enabled the business to efficiently and accurately maintain employee records. At time when businesses are struggling to create storage space for compliance records, digitization of HR records may prove to be a viable solution.

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The Employee of the Future

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