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UK businesses risk “contagious” leadership

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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LIVED® Leadership Development – enabling effective learning for a VUCA World

10 Jul 2017

PROMOTED | As the 2011 DDI/CIPD Global Leadership Survey declares at its outset “Quality of Leadership can either make or break the success and sustainability of any ...

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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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Making the most of apprenticeships (webinar)

13 Jun 2017

ON DEMAND | Apprenticeships are under the spotlight, with planned changes to the way they are designed and delivered, as well as to how they are funded...

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Corbyn vs May: Leadership styles in the spotlight

7 Jun 2017

Tomorrow sees the most momentous election in Britain in decades. While we have focused on policies that might affect the...

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Top 10 HR questions May 2017: Some other substantial reason

5 Jun 2017

Perhaps the general election means that the collective HR consciousness has its mind elsewhere, or maybe it’s the effect of...

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HR should own “people factor” of cyber security

2 Jun 2017

Nearly half (47%) of HR departments do not know when their cyber security was last considered and only 22% have...

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Tory manifesto: National retraining, NI holidays and more gap reporting

18 May 2017

Theresa May launched the Conservative Party’s 2017 election manifesto today, and for HR and employers there are no big surprises....

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