HR Technology

There’s no going back: how AI is transforming recruitment

Advances in AI that were expected to take years have been accomplished in just a few months, which makes it important for HR professionals to ensure they stay ahead of the curve.

January blues? How to help employees speak up

18 Jan 2021

Blue Monday might be a myth, but that doesn't mean employees' mental wellbeing should go off the radar, particularly with the pandemic challenges organisations continue to face.

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BBC staff told to wear social distancing devices

8 Jan 2021

BBC staff in key locations have been told they must wear ‘proximity devices’ to aid social distancing on its premises....

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Safety and reward top priorities during Covid-19 recovery

7 Jan 2021

Employee safety, reward and recognition are set to be employers’ top areas of focus as they recover from the Covid-19...

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Should HR prepare for future pandemics?

6 Jan 2021

Uncertainties surround the Covid-19 vaccine, from vague distribution plans to complex legalities. With the World Health Organisation suggesting that Covid-19...

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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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How will technology support background screening in 2021?

29 Dec 2020

Background screening is an area ripe for automation and technological innovation. Conal Thompson looks at some of the emerging trends...

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Four ways to make sure employees get the message on wellbeing

23 Dec 2020

Many organisations had extensive wellbeing programmes in place long before the pandemic hit this year. But with a largely remote...

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One third of HR roles at risk of automation

11 Dec 2020

Almost a third of HR roles are at risk of being replaced by robots, according to a study commissioned by...

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Job adverts reach highest level for year

11 Dec 2020

The REC's job recovery tracker found there were 1.40 million active job adverts in the first week of December.

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Baroness Falkner named new EHRC chair

1 Dec 2020

A new chairperson and four new commissioners have been appointed at the Equality and Human Rights Commission, the UK’s equality...

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TUC taskforce to address ‘punitive’ use of AI in staff monitoring

30 Nov 2020

With the use of AI growing during the Covid pandemic a taskforce aims to protect workers from punitive ways of working.

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Personnel Today Awards 2020 winners: NHS praised for Covid response

27 Nov 2020

NHS England and Improvement has been crowned the overall winner at this...

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HR’s role in redesigning the future workplace

27 Nov 2020

HR must play its role in building a blended, 'hybrid workforce'. Is it ready?

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HR Dept apologises for graphic that ‘upset’ independent consultants

24 Nov 2020

Outsourced HR support franchise The HR Dept has apologised after one of its franchisees posted a graphic on social media...

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