Business continuity

Personnel Today Awards 2020: entry deadline extension available

With just one week left until the original deadline, we announce that organisations can apply for a two-week extension to...

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Reboot your company culture for the socially distanced workplace

29 May 2020

Getting culture right as lockdown eases will see businesses retain employees. Get it wrong and they will risk losing valued people.

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Lower earners more likely to work through lockdown

27 May 2020

People on lower incomes are more likely to be classified as key workers and continue to go to work during...

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Dyson return to work plan delayed by employee objections

22 May 2020

Staff at engineering firm Dyson were reportedly angered last Friday by a request to return to the workplace at short...

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How HR helped set up Bristol’s NHS Nightingale Hospital

4 May 2020

All HR teams have had to rise to new challenges in the past weeks, but the HR team at Defence...

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Guidance planned to set out safe return to work

30 Apr 2020

The government is set to publish guidance on how workplaces could safely re-open at some point after the coronavirus lockdown...

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‘Household, we have a problem’: Learning to work at home

14 Apr 2020

When working from home, how can we minimise the irritations of the 'capsule environment'?

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We’re living in capsules now, but let’s take the positives

6 Apr 2020

We can compare our current experience to those of scientists stationed in the polar regions - yes, really.

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‘What has surprised me about the coronavirus crisis’

31 Mar 2020

Key speakers at a recent London conference on the Covid-19 outbreak reflect on the seismic changes in the month since the forum.

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Businesses to pursue automation after coronavirus crisis

30 Mar 2020

EY's capital barometer reveals latest business thinking on automation and resilience after the Covid-19 crisis.

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Consider support before making redundancies, says Bank of England boss

19 Mar 2020

Firms should consider the support the government and banks have offered.

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Coronavirus: Union warns against relaxing drivers’ hours rules

10 Mar 2020

Trade union Unite has warned against extending the amount of time drivers can operate their lorries, saying that while its...

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Businesses must counter coronavirus misinformation

6 Mar 2020

Organisations' resilience under threat during outbreak from unreliable information sources and lack of planning.

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Covid-19 coronavirus and employers: What we know so far

26 Feb 2020

Coronavirus continues to dominate the headlines, most recently as a hotel in Tenerife is put into lockdown after a visiting...

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JLR week reduced as Mini plant schedules one-month post-Brexit closure

18 Sep 2018

Around 1,000 Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) manufacturing staff are to have their working week reduced from five days to three,...

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