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In the recent  case involving WhatsAPP  information  was disclosed about a client company to a competitor.

Monitoring employee communications: WhatsApp case raises concerns

A recent legal case involving messaging service WhatsApp raises issues about monitoring employee communications. Nick Le Riche, a partner at...

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Learning teams must accelerate the path towards digital, says leading analyst

30 Mar 2017

L&D teams want technology to deliver better experiences and increase employee engagement with learning, according to one of Europe’s leading...

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Social media misconduct: fair dismissal over historic tweets

19 Jan 2017

An employment tribunal held that a long-serving employee was fairly dismissed for making derogatory comments about his colleagues and his...

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Seven in 10 organisations use social media to hire

14 Dec 2016

Around seven in 10 organisations now use social media for recruitment purposes, according to the latest data on recruitment metrics...

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Workplace – formerly Facebook at Work

Workplace by Facebook: will platform familiarity spell success for business social network?

13 Oct 2016

Industry watchers are divided as to whether Facebook’s new “Workplace social network for business” will prove a hit in the...

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Personnel Today Awards 2016: HR Supplier Partnership shortlist announced

15 Sep 2016

The shortlist has now been announced for this year’s HR Supplier Partnership Award, the category that recognises the achievements of...

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Five important employment law cases in 2016… and five more to come

21 Jul 2016

Your annual summer round-up of the most important employment law cases 2016 has seen so far, and those still to come…

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Acas chair Brendan Barber

Social media and employee voice: go with the flow or fight the tide?

17 May 2016

Social media appears to be the ideal platform for employers to harness employees’ voices, but many organisations are hesitant about...

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Penguin Random House HRD: “Degrees are a lazy sifting tool”

25 Apr 2016

Penguin Random House this year joined a select group of employers to remove the requirement for a degree for new...

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Jive Software

The shape of today’s business: What is the “new normal”?

14 Mar 2016

PROMOTED | The HR landscape is a changing one and new research from GigaOM examines some of the most problematic and promising issues confronting businesses today.

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Havas People and NOMS take top prize at 2016 RAD Awards

1 Feb 2016

A campaign to recruit prison officers has won the coveted Work of the Year prize at the 2016 RAD Awards....

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Use of Yammer and Jive increases engagement, finds XpertHR

20 Jan 2016

Internal social media platforms such as Yammer and Jive are on the radar of more than one-third of organisations as...

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Employers can monitor private messages, ECHR rules

13 Jan 2016

Employers can justify reading workers’ private online messages, after a judgment yesterday in the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR)....

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Employee engagement: telling stories through pictures

18 Dec 2015

Despite sites such as Instagram and Pinterest enjoying huge popularity with consumers, organisations are yet to fully embrace the power...

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Performance reviews: the benefits of getting social with feedback

15 Dec 2015

A growing number of employers are ditching the annual performance review in favour of more regular chances to recognise staff....

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