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Long commutes ‘increase risk of depression, obesity and damaging employees’ productivity’

Shared from on 23 May 2017

Hours of commuting may be mind-numbingly dull, but new research shows that it might also be having an adverse effect on both your health and performance at work. 

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Long commutes ‘increase risk of depression, obesity and damaging employees’ productivity’

Shared from on 23 May 2017

Hours of commuting may be mind-numbingly dull, but new research shows that it might also be having an adverse effect on both your health and performance at work. 

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Is work ‘fair and decent’? That’s not how the voters see it

Shared from on 9 May 2017

The head of the government's review into zero-hours contracts and the less secure world of work has said that too many businesses still allow "bad work" to flourish.

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Is work ‘fair and decent’? That’s not how the voters see it

Shared from on 9 May 2017

The head of the government's review into zero-hours contracts and the less secure world of work has said that too many businesses still allow "bad work" to flourish.

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Is work ‘fair and decent’? That’s not how the voters see it

Shared from on 9 May 2017

The head of the government's review into zero-hours contracts and the less secure world of work has said that too many businesses still allow "bad work" to flourish.

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Is work ‘fair and decent’? That’s not how the voters see it

Shared from on 9 May 2017

The head of the government's review into zero-hours contracts and the less secure world of work has said that too many businesses still allow "bad work" to flourish.

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Less is more when it comes to work hours

Shared from on 6 April 2017

In the British imagination it is a land of leisurely lunches, long August holidays and interminable strikes.

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Our problem isn’t robots, it’s​ ​the​ ​low-wage car-wash economy

Shared from on 13 December 2016

Mark Carney is​ right ​that​ ​we must stop creating badly paid low-productivity​ ​jobs​ and​ redistribute wealth – and that will involve unleashing the machines.

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Our problem isn’t robots, it’s​ ​the​ ​low-wage car-wash economy

Shared from on 13 December 2016

Mark Carney is​ right ​that​ ​we must stop creating badly paid low-productivity​ ​jobs​ and​ redistribute wealth – and that will involve unleashing the machines.

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Tougher, not weaker, labour laws are key to upping productivity

Shared from on 9 November 2016

There is a strand of free-market liberal who gets upset at legislation designed to protect employees and give them certain rights.

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The era of robots: thousands of builders to lose jobs as machines take over, says construction boss

Shared from on 28 September 2016

Skyscrapers in the City of London could soon be built by robots rather than by people, according to the boss of one of the UK’s biggest construction firms.

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The era of robots: thousands of builders to lose jobs as machines take over, says construction boss

Shared from on 28 September 2016

Skyscrapers in the City of London could soon be built by robots rather than by people, according to the boss of one of the UK’s biggest construction firms.

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UK facing ‘digital skills crisis’ warn MPs

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Urgent action is needed to deal with the UK's digital skills crisis, warn MPs, or it risks damaging productivity and competitiveness.

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Six-hour work days do boost productivity. Too bad we can’t try them

Shared from on 13 May 2016

For many American workers, even a 40-hour workweek is a distant fantasy. With wages low and job security in short supply that is unlikely to change

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Six-hour working day ‘boosts productivity and makes people happier’

Shared from on 12 May 2016

A shorter work day increases productivity and makes people happier, research has found. 

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