Workplace culture

Why ESG should be high in HR’s priorities

Environmental, Social, and Governance considerations are high on the agenda for big businesses. But what do ESG goals mean for how we incentivise the workforce?

Confront toxic cultures: Steve Browne talks to Oven-Ready HR

19 Feb 2021

Considered by many to be the parish priest of HR, Steve Browne has for the last 30 years evangelised about...

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What should we do about digital fatigue?

15 Feb 2021

Digital fatigue is becoming a significant factor in many people's lives, and it's not as if another app can solve it. More time must be spent away from screens, writes Gartner's Brian Kropp.

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MOBO founder: Resilience can help leaders reset values

15 Feb 2021

Organisations can use the pandemic to reset and emphasise their values, according to Kanya King, founder of the MOBO (Music...

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KPMG chair steps aside after unconscious bias comments

12 Feb 2021

The UK chair of KPMG has stepped aside while the professional services company looks into what he told staff during a virtual meeting.

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Remote working: enhancing the employee experience (webinar)

10 Feb 2021

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Phil Vickers, HRD at Charles Tyrwhitt, and Andrew Stonehill-Brooks, director of HR at DocuSign, join Rob Moss.

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HR and the pandemic: Peter Cheese talks to Oven-Ready HR

5 Feb 2021

Peter Cheese, CEO of the CIPD gives a profound, candid, wide-ranging and optimistic interview to Chris Taylor of Oven-Ready HR. ...

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Meetings ‘drag on’ if women are involved, says Japan’s Olympics chief

4 Feb 2021

Former Japanese prime minister Yoshiro Mori has apologised for denigrating women with sexist remarks.

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How do we benchmark employers in the Covid era?

3 Feb 2021

Best employers and ‘great place to work’ lists used to focus on funky workplace perks, but what place do they...

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HR is not about HR: Dave Ulrich talks to Oven-Ready HR

19 Jan 2021

Beginning a new series of interviews with prominent HR leaders, prominent HR thinker Professor Dave Ulrich talks to the Oven-Ready...

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Five future-of-work decisions HR must now address

19 Jan 2021

Organisations must revisit workforce strategies, the role of the office, technology, employment models and diversity in the light of a year in which 'tectonic plates have shifted', argues Gartner.

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Salesforce voted Glassdoor Best Place to Work 2021

13 Jan 2021

Glassdoor has announced its annual list of the best places to work in the UK for 2021 as top employers...

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Four-day week affordable for most businesses, study suggests

30 Dec 2020

Working a four-day week on full pay is viable for most UK companies, a study of thousands of businesses has sought to demonstrate.

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The fourth industrial revolution is upon us: do we have the skills?

30 Dec 2020

Individuals' adaptability and employers' understanding of the ‘inventory of skills’ held by employees will be crucial if the economy is to thrive.

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Danone Waters: “As a B-Corp, it’s crucial we all live the values”

18 Dec 2020

Gartner research recently showed how employees favour working for purpose-driven companies. Emma Sykes from Danone Waters UK & Ireland explains...

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