The impact of menopausal symptoms is creating a blockage in the female retention and leadership pipeline across financial services, according to new research published today by Standard Chartered Bank and the Financial Services Skills Commission (FSSC).
Published: 19 October 2021
As the UK government has withdrawn its advice for employees to work from home, more organisations than ever will be instituting hybrid working models: 68% globally, according to research*. Definitions of “hybrid work”, however, are often contradicting and unclear – leaving business leaders without definitive guidance. To provide businesses with a more concrete view of what hybrid working looks like in reality, and provide tangible actions to help streamline productivity and collaboration, Steelcase have researched the experiences and needs of workers worldwide in their report: Changing Expectations and the Future of Work.
Published: 8 September 2021
A new study, commissioned by HR software provider CIPHR, reveals that most British adults (79%) feel stressed at least once a month, with work-related issues being a significant stressor.
Published: 2 September 2021
Essential workers are putting in nearly 9 unpaid hours per week. Meanwhile, employers considering a ‘hybrid’ return-to-office model are warned that workers combining remote and on-site working may find maintaining productivity challenging and are working over 9 hours per week in free labour.
Published: 1 September 2021
Official UK data has predicted that 26% of all working Brits will work remotely post pandemic. With employers becoming increasingly ... View Article
Published: 14 July 2021
New consumer research by Jeyes Fluid reveals how Brits outdoor gardens and spaces have become more important due to the pandemic as Brits want to upcycle to create a ‘work from garden’ setup, grow their own food, etc.
Published: 3 July 2021
As the Government recently announced an extension of lockdown easing, Chief People Officer Alex Hattingh provides tips and advice for the final preparation of getting back into the office.
Published: 20 June 2021
The Pursuit of Happiness: The average employee rates their WFH happiness at 6.6/10, reveals survey.
66% say they work longer hours WFH.
IT workers are the happiest WFH; Charity workers the least.
Interactive map of the UK included
Published: 9 April 2021
As lockdown restrictions are eased and employees head back to the office a new report is calling for businesses to ... View Article
Published: 7 April 2021
Working overtime reduces the amount of time an employee has available to take rest and recover, while work intensity reduces opportunities for recovery during the working day.
Published: 4 March 2021