For HR professionals looking to make the leap into self-employment, the moment might just have arrived. Insurance broker PolicyBee has uncovered that online searches for freelancers in the HR industry increased by more than 11% over the last year
Published: 7 February 2021
Unilever has announced a wide-ranging set of commitments and actions to help build a more equitable and inclusive society by raising living standards across its value chain, creating opportunities through inclusivity, and preparing people for the future of work.
Published: 21 January 2021
More than half of remote workers are now suffering from working from home fatigue. And this is likely to be a long term situation, with Europe entering a second lockdown and three quarters of the biggest employers now saying that remote working in some shape is here to stay for the foreseeable future.
Published: 15 November 2020
According to NTT Ltd.'s 2020 Intelligent Workplace Report ‘Shaping Employee Experiences for a World Transformed’, the pandemic has put employee wellbeing at the forefront of the business agenda. Almost four-fifths (77.6%) of UK&I-based organisations agree that home-working during the pandemic has been challenging for employees.
Published: 2 November 2020
Office workers are now demanding new levels of flexibility in working arrangements following COVID-19 remote working, according to new research from Smartway2
Published: 9 October 2020
During the health emergency brought on by Covid-19, we can observe unexpected practices and behaviours within organizations. People must now develop new skills in order to thrive in these new unexpected work environments.
Published: 13 August 2020
The research reveals almost three-quarters (73 per cent) of leaders and managers are optimistic about the future of their organisations and only 1 per cent fear they will go out of business.
The results found that 61 per cent of leaders and managers believe their organisations will continue to operate at the same size as pre-pandemic.
Published: 18 July 2020
A 2000-person survey conducted by Cartridge Save, set out to understand how people felt about returning to work when the risk to health is still high. Is it too soon to return to work?
Published: 26 June 2020
Businesses that want to get back to work and grow into the future must seize the current opportunity to assess where they are now and how they can improve their workplace practices to ensure sustainable development
Published: 10 June 2020
While the debate around the future of work continues, one development that has come out of the global pandemic is the uptick in remote working. However, as flexible modes of working become embraced, there will also be a need to correctly carry out background checks on these remote and sometimes fluid workforces.
Published: 3 June 2020