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  • 'Total talent management' could solve the productivity puzzle

    Date:
    3 December 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    Faced with uncertain access to labour and the need to reskill workers in the coming years, how can organisations take a more holistic approach to workforce planning? Richard Schofield from Alexander Mann Solutions explains the benefits of such an approach.

  • Use apprenticeships to get ready for the workforce of the future

    Date:
    29 November 2018
    Type:
    News

    Apprenticeships will play a vital role in helping employers embrace new developments in technology, according to research from The 5% Club.

  • Employers failing to use human skills to mitigate future work risks

    Date:
    27 November 2018
    Type:
    News

    A large majority (87%) of organisations believe that human skills are critical for the future, but few are maximising them in the right way, according to PwC.

  • Could data analytics solve the skills shortage puzzle after Brexit?

    Date:
    23 November 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    With all the political chaos surrounding the proposed Brexit deal, it's hardly surprising that organisations feel confused about how to build their workforce strategies from 2019 onwards.

  • Building the business case for returnships

    Date:
    21 November 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    Returnships are high on the corporate agenda as employers seek experienced talent and boost diversity. Emma Page looks at the advantages of running a returner programme.

  • One in six NHS posts unfilled by 2030

    Date:
    15 November 2018
    Type:
    News

    "Systemic" shortages in the NHS workforce mean long-term plans for the health service risk becoming an unachievable wish list, according to healthcare experts, who have cited forecasts that more than one in six posts could be unfilled by 2030.

  • Two-thirds of businesses concerned about high skilled roles

    Date:
    6 November 2018
    Type:
    News

    Two-thirds of businesses are worried that they will not be able to find sufficiently skilled people to fill high skilled roles, according to industry body the CBI.

  • Webinar: Brexit - how to prepare for the removal of free movement

    Date:
    12 September 2018
    Type:
    Audio and video

    With Brexit negotiations still ongoing, we are joined by Louise Haycock and Emma Kendrick, UK immigration solicitors at Fragomen, who discuss the considerations for HR and how to deal with a "no deal" scenario.

  • An employee value proposition for the future of work - is HR ready?

    Date:
    17 April 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    As the 'war for talent' intensifies and organisations battle to stay ahead of digital transformation, HR strategies could hold the key to success in these turbulent times. David Perring, director of research at Fosway Group, highlights some of the main findings of its 2017-18 HR Realities research.

  • Retaining staff

    Type:
    Good practice manual

    Updated with information on trends in retaining staff.

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