Learning & development

Tackling diversity is a business imperative and not an HR policy – Ken OlisaJenny Goodall / Daily Mail / REX / Shutterstock

Eight in 10 ethnic minority leaders do not trust their organisations

Eight out of 10 (82%) ethnic minority leaders do not trust the organisations they work for, believing there is institutional...

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Women on maternity leave denied training opportunities

7 Sep 2017

One quarter (24%) of women on maternity leave are not offered the same training opportunities as their colleagues, according to...

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Almost half of HR professionals unaware of new GCSE grading system

24 Aug 2017

Almost half of HR professionals are not aware of the new GCSE grading system, according to a poll by the...

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Personnel Today Awards 2017: L&D Team of the Year

18 Aug 2017

In the second of our shortlist profiles for this year’s Personnel Today Awards, we look at the work of the...

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Take part in learning and development priorities survey

18 Aug 2017

XpertHR is carrying out research into organisations’ priorities for learning and development in the year ahead and how their investment...

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Employers could do more to attract labour from diverse talent pools in order to tackle skills shortages

Upskill and diversify: Strategies for overcoming recruitment challenges

26 Jul 2017

In the second of a series of articles looking at how organisations can tackle growing recruitment challenges, Claire McCartney from...

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UK businesses risk “contagious” leadership

20 Jul 2017

Some of the best, but also the worst, leadership behaviours spread contagiously through a business, because people are most heavily...

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The Taylor Review was right about digital skills

19 Jul 2017

The publication of the Taylor Review into modern employment practices last week called for higher quality jobs. But how we...

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More than half of apprenticeship levy payers make use of funding, says Open University

6 Jul 2017

More than half of employers who pay the apprenticeship levy are already making use of it, according to research by...

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Top 10 HR questions June 2017: Maximum workplace temperature

4 Jul 2017

With a temperature of 34.5°C recorded at Heathrow, 21 June 2017 was Britain’s hottest June day for 40 years.
Whether...

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Five ways Theresa May can boost her leadership skills

30 Jun 2017

It has been a stormy ride for Theresa May’s premiership so far. Could honing her leadership skills as a successful...

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Technology is disrupting work – but what do staff think?

30 Jun 2017

How is the world of work changing? Perhaps more importantly, how do staff perceive it to be changing? ADP president...

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Use apprenticeships to increase employment for those with learning disabilities, says charity

23 Jun 2017

Mencap is urging employers to use apprenticeships to increase levels of employment for people with learning disabilities.
The learning disability...

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Apprenticeships: Should you become an employer-provider?

22 Jun 2017

PROMOTED | With the recent apprenticeship reform many employers will be considering what is best for their businesses...

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Senior leaders score badly in people management

22 Jun 2017

UK employees give their senior leadership low marks on key aspects of people management, such as developing future leaders, gaining...

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