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A homeworking policy can provide benefits for an employer, for example allowing a valuable employee more flexibility, increasing the chances of retention. Challenges for homeworkers include ensuring they have the discipline to work alone and remotely, employee communication, and health and safety issues.
2 Dec 2020
Almost half (49%) of online physiotherapy sessions booked since the summer through an app operated by employee benefits provider Unum...
24 Nov 2020
Employees are likely to be encouraged to remain working from home until at least Easter 2021, when it is hoped...
20 Nov 2020
A common concern of remote working has been the impact it’s having on informal learning, the knowledge staff receive through...
11 Nov 2020
Employers should pay an additional tax of 5% of a worker’s salary if they choose to let staff work from...
4 Nov 2020
‘Clinically extremely vulnerable’ workers in England are being strongly advised by the government to avoid work outside their homes from...
4 Nov 2020
Finding out that an employee has secretly been working from another country isn’t a new problem, but it has become...
3 Nov 2020
Widespread working from home is creating an imperative for teams to review and adopt different management styles. Paida Dube examines...
26 Oct 2020
Recent surveys suggest that most organisations will face at least some degree of hybrid home and office working for months...
16 Oct 2020
Employees’ capacity to deal with change is around half what it was in 2019.
5 Oct 2020
Two major surveys point to home-working becoming a long-term trend.
2 Oct 2020
The proportion of employees working from home exclusively has risen after the government revised its guidance around where people should...
2 Oct 2020
With fewer people in the office and the increased likelihood of lone working and online abuse, there is a heightened risk of sexual harassment.
25 Sep 2020
The leader of a union representing senior civil servants has branded the government’s attempts at bringing staff back to Whitehall...
23 Sep 2020
The Prime Minister dashed any hopes for a widespread return to the office when he once again advised employees to work from home where possible...