The research, conducted by GovNewsDirect, surveyed the views of 406 staff across 348 public sector organisations, explored the attitudes and perceptions of staff towards how their organisations operate and their use of technology.
Published: 20 November 2019
To protect themselves, employers, especially larger ones, should start by creating guidelines for managers. They should remain flexible in their approach and work with affected employees to ensure they are supported, don’t feel embarrassed and are empowered to speak freely.
Published: 19 November 2019
The findings from the ‘World Class Leader Report’ are based on interviews with board level executives and directors across private, listed and private equity backed businesses, with turnovers ranging from less than £20m to more than £1bn.
Published: 18 November 2019
Employees can claim the following from the National Insurance Fund: Up to eight weeks’ unpaid wages; Up to six weeks’ accrued holiday pay; Pay in lieu of notice; Unpaid pension contributions; Redundancies beyond the first 14 days.
Published: 17 November 2019
You can also find local approved installers on the Microgeneration Certification Scheme website. Procurement advice says a good rule of thumb is to get at least three quotes to help you compare rates, which should also be applied when selecting a developer.
Published: 16 November 2019
When asked what would most improve their confidence, Gen Z’s answers fell into two primary categories: Personal image and professional skills. After weight loss (45 percent), Gen Z said that removing acne (31 percent), public speaking (31 percent) and launching their own business (29 percent) would have the most impact – ahead of having a role model or mentor or even winning a competition.
Published: 15 November 2019
The real salary increase is calculated based on the difference between the forecast nominal salary increase (3 percent in the UK) and the expected level of inflation. Although the forecasted nominal increase for 2020 has remained the same as last year, higher inflation forecasted for 2020 (1.9 percent) will squeeze real salary earnings to just 1.1 percent.
Published: 14 November 2019
A North London-based Employment solicitor says employers can minimise sickness absence by following a few key steps, after a Radio Times survey found that nearly one in five people have called in sick so they can binge-watch their favourite TV shows
Published: 13 November 2019
While navigating the modern world of career advancement can seem intimidating at first, you have more control over your path than you may realise. Using the resources around you and gathering new ones will help you launch your HR career to exciting new heights.
Published: 11 November 2019
The mental wellbeing of individuals within your organisation touches every aspect of your business. From the visible – revenue, absenteeism, and turnover - to the invisible - disengagement, low job satisfaction, and depressive disorders.
Published: 10 November 2019