Productivity

Working from home will be double pre-pandemic levels

Employers expect that the proportion of people working from home on a regular basis once the coronavirus crisis is over...

The emerging people strategy and what it means for HR (webinar)

24 Jun 2020

ON-DEMAND | This webinar, in association with Sage People looks at how HR leaders are adapting in this new world. What does it mean for managing workforces today? What are the most pressing issues for people leaders now and tomorrow?

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Please don’t Zoom me just because you’re bored

17 Jun 2020

We’ve all encountered them: the lengthy video meeting that appeared to have no purpose, or could have been condensed into...

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French worker awarded €40,000 because his job was boring

10 Jun 2020

An employee of a luxury perfumes manufacturer has been awarded €40,000 in compensation by a French court after it was...

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How can HR help employees with the financial impact of coronavirus?

8 Jun 2020

Personal financial worries could well affect employees' productivity in the months ahead as the economy reels from the pandemic's impact. What can HR do?

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Strategies for upskilling your workforce in a changing world (webinar)

3 Jun 2020

ON-DEMAND | This Personnel Today webinar in association with Degreed ...

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Nissan plant in Barcelona to close as Sunderland stays safe

29 May 2020

Hundreds of Spanish Nissan workers have burnt tyres outside a factory that the Japanese car maker has announced is to...

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Post-coronavirus: How companies can learn from blockchain

27 May 2020

Tamara Haasen describes how blockchain influences the peer-to-peer structure of technology company IOHK and how all employers could apply it...

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How can music improve productivity and focus?

22 May 2020

We know that music can make a huge difference to mood, but what about productivity? Greg Aiello from PRS explains...

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Creating a different kind of workplace

18 May 2020

Mental Health Awareness Week encourages employers to focus on 'kindness' at a time when workers throughout the world are beset by feelings of uncertainty.

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National Work from Home Day: employers should consider long-term benefits

15 May 2020

On National Work from Home Day (15 May), organisations are being encouraged to use the ongoing lockdown restrictions to consider...

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How will your star teams perform now they’re working alone?

14 May 2020

Your star performers, or ‘superchickens’, work better together. So how can organisations build social cohesion when everyone is working virtually,...

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Productivity has not suffered due to coronavirus

5 May 2020

Employees have managed to remain productive in most organisations despite the challenges posed by coronavirus, according to a survey by...

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Post-lockdown: reintroducing employees to the workplace

4 May 2020

Gartner's Brian Kropp addresses key questions about the post-lockdown workplace environment - what will be the 'new normal'?

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Give tasks meaning and lockdown monotony can be defeated

27 Apr 2020

Protecting productivity and decision-making during the lockdown means defeating boredom, argues Professor Binna Kandola

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