Posted: Mon, 07 Dec 2015 14:55
According to a new study, showing up for work when ill causes a greater drop in office productivity than staying at home tucked up under the duvet.
"The fact is that when people are sick and still turn... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 04 Dec 2015 11:31
In CIPD's latest absence management survey they report a rise in mental health problems among employees. Two-fifths of the employers surveyed reported rises in both stress-related absences and mental health... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 02 Dec 2015 11:33
Posted: Mon, 30 Nov 2015 13:01
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has announced that he will take two months' paternity leave upon the arrival of his daughter this month. Could his decision influence other dads to follow his lead –... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 30 Nov 2015 11:34
Technology continues to revolutionise the way we live our lives.
But while consumers are happy to rely on wearables, smartphones and cloud-based apps – all of which collect personal data – to... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 Nov 2015 11:37
Long-term sickness absence represents more than just misery for an employee. Unexpected absences can disrupt projects, create backlogs of work and compound the pressure on other staff.
It's hardly surprising... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:40
So you've researched the market, decided on the provider for your compliance eLearning and put your employees through the courses. Job done, right?
Well, not exactly. Getting your staff trained initially... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 23 Nov 2015 11:42
A recent BBC News article on the VW emission scandal suggests that diversity could be one antidote to toxic corporate cultures.
The article quotes Stephen Carver, lecturer at Cranfield School of Management,... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Nov 2015 11:43
Posted: Tue, 17 Nov 2015 11:44
New research from PolicyBee has found that an increasing number of students are considering freelancing and contracting as potential career options when they leave university. So what does this mean for... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 Nov 2015 09:00
With just (whisper it) 38 days left until Christmas, it's time for an update on our 2015 fundraising efforts.
In the last four weeks our team has pulled out all the stops: we've climbed The O2, formed a... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 10 Nov 2015 11:46
Which are the most dangerous jobs in the UK?
According to a new survey by Confused.com, just over 50% of all workplace injuries occur in the construction and agricultural industries.
However, in between... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 06 Nov 2015 11:07
An unnamed man referred to in court as 'Tim' has been awarded £7,500 in a landmark ruling under the Equality Act 2010.
This case of discrimination is significant as Tim was subjected to several isolated... Read More »