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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.
28 Apr 2021
Boris Johnson has told ministers to use remote working lessons to investigate what savings could be made in the civil service and public services.
21 Apr 2021
PROMOTED | The Covid-19 pandemic has contributed to a mass experiment in home working, with evidence suggesting it is a trend which is here to stay...
21 Apr 2021
Almost four in 10 business leaders are worried about lack of management oversight as organisations move to hybrid working, compared with just 7% of employees.
19 Apr 2021
Homeworkers did more overtime and worked more hours during 2020, according to the Office for National Statistics.
15 Apr 2021
About a quarter of UK employers (24%) said they would leave their job if they felt their privacy was being invaded.
13 Apr 2021
According to Prospect, two-thirds of remote workers want to see a new “right to disconnect” enshrined in law.
12 Apr 2021
There has been something of an exodus of people moving outside the capital and other major conurbations. What does this mean for regional pay allowances?
29 Mar 2021
A businesswoman who was forced to take leave to attend a court case against her abusive partner is calling for more employers to introduce domestic abuse policies.
29 Mar 2021
A major call centre company has refuted claims that specialist webcams will be fitted to check up on employees while...
25 Mar 2021
Nationwide is to allow 13,000 of its 18,000 employees to decide where they work.
24 Mar 2021
Organisations appear to be scrapping, or rethinking, their plans to cut their use of office space post-pandemic, according to KPMG.
12 Mar 2021
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9 Mar 2021
BP has announced a new hybrid working model for when lockdown restrictions are lifted.
5 Mar 2021
Liz Truss urges employers to boost flexible working as research finds significant uplift in applications for roles that advertise it.