Presented by the Professional Planning Forum, the Contact Centre Innovation Awards 2008, offer recognition for work that has made a significant impact on contact centre operations and strategic development in the last year.
Nominations are now invit More...27 September 2007 13:08
Bosses need to be on high alert on Tuesday afternoons as this is the time that employers go online to search for new jobs. A survey of 700 people conducted by recruitment website Fish4jobs found that productivity reached its lowest point at 3.15pm More...26 June 2007 16:20
Guru was delighted to receive correspondence from Disciple Sarah about a particularly choice application for a work experience placement. "We recently received the e-mail below from a student looking for a placement within our company. It certainly More...25 April 2007 18:14
UK businesses face huge staff turnover problems as links between employees and employers break down, a report has revealed. The report, Corporate Warming, by Adecco and the Institute of Employment Studies has found that 45% of employees will leav More...24 April 2007 10:50
Legal experts have broadly defended immigration minister Liam Byrne over his new points-based work visa system – but not without caveats. Byrne was criticised by unions and immigrant groups when he announced in Sydney last week that the tough More...24 April 2007 10:39
UK workers are suffering from a 'seven-month itch' after starting a new job, according to research. Almost eight in 10 (78%) of the 1,400 employees surveyed by Office Angels recruitment consultancy said that the seven-month mark More...28 February 2007 11:01
The chairman of the British Medical Association (BMA) has hit out at the "appalling lack" of workforce planning in the NHS . James Johnson, has called on the government to reinstate proper workforce planning or risk wasting millions of pound More...11 January 2007 12:00
Companies that send employees on international assignments are failing to capitalise on this investment and losing talented staff through inadequate arrangements for repatriation and professional development A study of 3,450 expatriates - by profes More...09 November 2006 13:03
Almost half (49%) the nation's workforce would ditch their current job for a shorter commute, according to a survey by employment services provider Manpower.
On average, workers spend 360 hours, or 15 days, a year just getting to work and 49% would More...08 November 2006 13:02
Staff turnover in the NHS has fallen to its lowest ever recorded level, an annual study has revealed.
The figure of 11.8% for 2005/06 is the lowest recorded since NHS Partners , an agency working in the health service, started its an More...09 October 2006 12:07
Four in 10 City workers are looking for a new job, a survey has revealed. About 43% of the 242 City employees polled by recruitment consultants Robert Half Financial Services said they were actively looking to move firms. Half of the respondents (52 More...13 September 2006 11:22
Survey shows the search for talented staff will be a major battleground in coming years. More...24 February 2006 10:46
All change at top of Healthcare People Management Association. More...20 February 2006 08:46
Investors in People is urging employers to pay more attention to staff needs as 'job hopping' gathers momentum. More...28 October 2005 08:54
Despite apparent musical differences, UK retail staff are the most likely to staywith their current employer. More...23 September 2005 09:00
HR ignores benefits of parental leave. More...12 September 2005 09:00
UK businesses are losing talented younger staff as uninspired 'stags' block their career paths. More...09 August 2005 10:27
The latest Deloitte and REC jobs report shows the UK is still fighting fit. More...05 August 2005 09:15
Large numbers of personal assistants (PAs) are considering working abroad, according to research. More...29 June 2005 11:45
Employers are finding vacancies harder to fill than ever. Government figures show there were 635,900 unfilled vacancies in the quarter to April 2005, up 7,500 (1.2%) on the same period last year. More...15 June 2005 12:00