Over 750 recruiters (90% in-house, 10% agency) were surveyed to determine the candidate sourcing channels and recruitment marketing techniques that deliver the best results. The results are in....
Contributor: Rachel Robins - Eploy | Published: 13 February 2023
International relocation and global mobility are back on the business agenda, so it’s important that employers are aware of the many considerations they must make before sending an employee abroad.
Contributor: Sarah Dennis, head of international - Towergate Health & Protection | Published: 13 February 2023
For mums who had to make tough decisions about their work-home balance, many felt they could not push back against their employer and had no choice but to accept the conditions presented to them, such as working full-time hours or in the office.
Contributor: Helen Sachdev, Director - WOMBA (Work, Me and the Baby) | Published: 13 February 2023
“Thriving cultures have a strong sense of community that brings and holds employees together"
Contributor: Georgia Portwain, Culture and Engagement Strategist - O.C. Tanner | Published: 13 February 2023
The 2023 Inclusive Awards - organised by Inclusive Companies - are open for entries. Returning for the 9th year, the Awards comprise eight categories that recognise and celebrate individuals and organisations who have excelled in their commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.
Set to shine a light on inclusion, the Inclusive Awards entries are assessed by a truly diverse and independent judging panel looking to reward individuals and organisations who can demonstrate their achievements across all strands of diversity including age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, race and religion.
Contributor: Katherine Selby - PR Workshop | Published: 12 February 2023
The large-scale shift to remote working and the rise of the ‘Home Office’ have significantly increased the potential for employees to fall victim to a range of security threats - with the biggest risks including a lack of communication, Bring-Your-Own-Device, and unsecured work environments, according to SoSafe.
Contributor: Dr Niklas Hellemann, CEO - SoSafe | Published: 12 February 2023
GRiD wants more employers to consider offering group life assurance to their employees to ensure that in the event of the death of a member of staff, the employer can offer a financial safety net to their family and dependants.
Contributor: Katharine Moxham - GRiD | Published: 11 February 2023
A fifth of UK businesses will not be raising wages this year as managers rein in recruitment and staffing budgets, according to new research from Indeed Flex, the online staffing platform for temporary work.
Half of businesses have seen labour costs increase amid soaring wage demands in the face of high inflation, a quarter of firms plan to freeze hiring this year, and 58% of businesses said they will be turning to temporary workers to support their permanent teams throughout 2023.
Contributor: Novo Constare, CEO and Co-founder - Indeed Flex | Published: 11 February 2023
ew research reveals 71% of workers with cancer in the UK fear telling their colleagues about their diagnosis.
• Half (48%) of those who fear telling colleagues about their cancer are worried about losing their job
• 46% of UK workers with cancer have continued working since their diagnosis due to financial pressures, despite poor health
Contributor: Arthur Sadoun, Chairman & CEO - Publicis Groupe | Published: 10 February 2023
A global safety charity is calling for reform of workplace policies after its research uncovered that a fifth of people worldwide (21%) have experienced at least one form of violence and harassment at work in their working lifetime.
Contributor: Dr Sarah Cumbers, Director of Evidence and Insight - Lloyd’s Register Foundation | Published: 10 February 2023