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  • The five truths HR teams need to embrace to deliver a more agile approach

    Date:
    29 October 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    Employers and HR are told they need to be agile but how can you achieve it? David Perring outlines the 2018 findings into the realities of HR around the world from Fosway Group's annual research, in association with this week's Unleash event in Amsterdam.

  • Could a consultant help HR unravel digital innovation?

    Date:
    22 October 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    There's an explosion of start-ups offering HR tech solutions, but how on earth can organisations keep up with the pace of innovation? Alex Cresswell from pymetrics looks at the growing trend for digital innovation consultants who help HR teams to sort the wheat from the chaff.

  • Podcast: Gender pay gap reporting - what we have learnt so far

    Date:
    19 October 2018
    Type:
    Audio and video

    We talk to Penne Cecil Hutton about gender pay gap reporting and what steps employers are taking to bridge the gender pay gap within their organisations.

  • Employers should act now to mitigate job automation effect

    Date:
    15 October 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    The Fourth Industrial Revolution is set to have a significant impact on pay, working conditions and productivity. Ashleigh Webber reports from the Acas Future of Work conference, where speakers explained what employers should prepare for.

  • Getting the best out of a remote workforce

    Date:
    4 October 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    Remote working is commonplace, but how should employers manage performance? Shopify's Colin Boyer talks to Roly Walter, founder of Appraisd, about remote workers and how the 12-year-old company gets the most from them.

  • Can LinkedIn's analytics tool help HR beat the talent squeeze?

    Date:
    4 October 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    Last week, LinkedIn launched a new tool it claims will deliver "data on demand" to HR and recruitment professionals struggling to find the right talent.

  • Top 10 things that people want from work

    Date:
    28 September 2018
    Type:
    News

    Working hours has emerged as one of the most important factors people consider when thinking about a new job or career, second only to salary, research has revealed.

  • Restrictive tech holding back shift to flexible working environments

    Date:
    27 September 2018
    Type:
    News

    An inability to quickly introduce new IT services to their workforce is restricting organisations' competitiveness and ability to offer staff the flexible workspaces they desire.

  • What's the role of HR in successful business transformation?

    Date:
    27 September 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    It's no secret that transformation is one of the biggest challenges facing organisations today, with some grappling with multiple changes at any one time. Roisin Woolnough asks Janice Miller, director of leadership programmes at Harvard Business Publishing, about HR's role in ensuring transformation is successful.

  • Generation Z want to work in a 'fun' environment

    Date:
    26 September 2018
    Type:
    News

    Two-thirds (65%) of Generation Z employees - those aged 18-24 - look for a "fun" working environment when assessing whether an organisation's culture is right for them.