Commissioned by leading Australian architecture and interiors firm Bates Smart to understand the impact of the disruption of COVID-19 on workplace, work life and work operations, the survey indicates that the sudden transition to remote working has not affected productivity with 74% of respondents feeling as productive working remotely as they did in the office.
Published: 1 June 2020
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Published: 22 May 2020
With the Government due to review the current lockdown measures tomorrow, research by StarLeaf - the UK-based global video meetings provider - reveals how and where we work is set to change, with more people planning to work from home once life begins to return to a new normal.
Published: 11 May 2020
Having trained Mental Health First Aiders in the organisation is one part of this. They can help by spotting the signs, symptoms and triggers that could mean someone is unwell. There are also things organisations can encourage employees and managers of all levels to do to create an open and non-judgemental environment for mental health. Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England’s Take 10 Together toolkit is a good place to start. It gives guidance and talking tips for starting the conversation with a colleague you think may be struggling with their mental health.
Published: 6 December 2019
“With one in four people telling us that they avoid meeting a peer or a client due to the greeting alone, it’s clear that boundaries need to be set in the workplace which promote a comfortable working environment and doesn’t impede on the working day.
Published: 25 April 2019
“The government’s failure to take action to ensure that there cannot be similar collapses in the future is a betrayal of workers, who still face being cast on the scrapheap without warning because of irresponsible directors who place profits and shareholder dividends before people.
Published: 13 January 2019
When asked what their typical first step is when looking for a new job, almost half (44 percent) cited networking. And in terms of the top ways to network, reconnecting with current and former friends/colleagues and LinkedIn came out on top for 33 percent and 31 percent respectively.
Published: 14 January 2018
A growing number of companies are embracing the need to transform their human resources functions in order to adapt to ... View Article
Published: 9 October 2017
New research from AXA reveals 98% of big businesses surveyed say a globally mobile workforce is important, with a third saying it is critical to their success.
Published: 24 July 2017
Despite ongoing fears and speculation that robots could steal British jobs, new data reveals that the majority of industry professionals (63.3 percent) have never witnessed job losses as a result of the introduction of robots or automated processes. Furthermore, over a third (36.7 percent) stated that robots have often resulted in job creation within their place of work.
Published: 6 April 2017