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UNLEASH 2018: HR professionals urged to embrace rather than fear change

If there was one consistent theme etched through this week’s UNLEASH conference (formerly HR Tech World) it was not to...

Five ways blockchain could change the face of HR

19 Mar 2018

If you haven’t heard of blockchain, perhaps you’ve heard of Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency that uses its technology? Sam Fletcher of...

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Can we future-proof the workforce using neuroscience?

13 Mar 2018

In today’s era of disruptive change and new technologies, the skills that our workforce need for tomorrow will look entirely...

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How technology can help solve the gender gap in IT

8 Mar 2018

The technology sector attracts a lot of criticism for its lack of representation of women. But as we celebrate International...

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HR tech start-up finalists announced before UNLEASH show

8 Mar 2018

The finalists for the HR technology start-up competition soon to be held at UNLEASH (formerly known as HR Tech) have...

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Business must look to the future of health and wellbeing

22 Feb 2018

Employers should consider whether their health and wellbeing programmes will adequately meet the needs of the future workforce, including helping...

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Jobs in North and the Midlands at high risk of automation

29 Jan 2018

One in five jobs in UK cities could be displaced by automation by 2030, with those in the North and...

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Public sector HR: Why digital transformation is so vital

26 Jan 2018

Are local authorities ready for Government 2.0? Roisin Woolnough looks at how public sector employers are responding to the push...

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Could an ‘intelligent assistant’ help you hire the best candidate?

10 Jan 2018

Predictive algorithms, machine learning and Alexa-like ‘intelligent assistants’ will revolutionise recruitment, says Dr Achim Preuss.
We now have more insights...

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Why robots should ‘report to’ HR

8 Jan 2018

As artificial intelligence in the workplace evolves, shouldn't HR be taking more responsibility for developments?

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Rising national living wage puts routine jobs at risk of automation

4 Jan 2018

The rising national living wage could leave some routine jobs at risk of automation, according to a report by the...

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Wellbeing technology in the workplace: a guide

30 Nov 2017

In the first part of a new major series on wellbeing technology in the workplace, Stephen Haynes outlines the range...

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Government commits to skills and training in Industrial Strategy paper

27 Nov 2017

The Government has today released its flagship Industrial Strategy, aimed at boosting productivity and economic performance in the UK.
Business...

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HR Tech World start-up stage: Who made the grade?

21 Nov 2017

One of the most hotly anticipated elements of the HR Tech World conference series – now known as Unleash –...

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Digital transformation: How can HR help to make this a reality?

17 Nov 2017

Organisations seem intent on achieving digital transformation and HR should be front and centre of these efforts. But how far...

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