Learning & development

Personnel Today Awards 2018 shortlist: HR Supplier Partnership Award

The HR Supplier Partnership Award recognises the achievement of suppliers of products and services to the HR sector. Companies can...

Half of FTSE 350 board appointments need to be women to meet targets

13 Nov 2018

A quarter of FTSE 350 companies have only one woman on their board, and there remain five all-male boards, according...

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CIPD ACE 2018: Are employers putting enough trust in their staff?

12 Nov 2018

Agile working is often pitched as the solution to the UK’s productivity and engagement issues, but do employers trust staff...

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Personnel Today Awards 2018 shortlist: L&D Team of the Year

12 Nov 2018

Learning and development teams play a central role in organisations achieving their strategic goals. This year’s L&D Team of the...

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Persimmon chief executive Jeff Fairburn

Persimmon ousts chief executive over bonus controversy

7 Nov 2018

The chief executive of one of the UK’s largest housebuilders, has left his role because the controversy over his £75m...

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‘Real’ Living Wage increases by 2.9% outside London

5 Nov 2018

The “real” Living Wage, the rate of pay set by the Living Wage Foundation, has increased 25 pence to £9...

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Two-thirds of businesses concerned about high-skilled roles

5 Nov 2018

Two-thirds of businesses are worried that they will not be able to find sufficiently skilled people to fill high-skilled roles,...

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Five ways to retool for employee-led learning

5 Nov 2018

PROMOTED | Analysts report that organisations are shifting toward employee-led learning, but what are the implications for ...

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The HR team from ODEON Cinemas Group receives their prize from Sue Perkins at the Personnel Today Awards 2017

Personnel Today Awards 2018 shortlist: Talent Management Award

5 Nov 2018

The Talent Management Award is open to organisations that have adopted a creative and effective approach towards succession planning in...

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Centre for Public Services Leadership ‘will boost innovation and productivity’

2 Nov 2018

The government has laid down plans for a Centre for Public Services Leadership that will prepare future leaders for public...

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World of Learning 2018: Four engagement hacks for L&D teams

19 Oct 2018

Melanie Lepine, group head of learning, development and talent at Domestic and General told delegates at the World of Learning...

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Why the public sector must embrace apprenticeships

18 Oct 2018

Requirements for public sector employers to ensure a certain percentage of their workforce is apprentices may pose some organisational challenges,...

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Wolverhampton Homes team

Personnel Today Awards 2018 shortlist: Apprenticeship Employer of the Year

17 Oct 2018

How are employers making the most of training budgets since the introduction of the apprenticeship levy? Shortlisted companies in our...

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Grant Thornton boss Sacha Romanovitch resigns after partner disquiet

16 Oct 2018

Sacha Romanovitch, the first female head of a major professional services firm, is to resign at the end of the...

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Employers should act now to mitigate job automation effect

15 Oct 2018

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is set to have a significant impact on pay, working conditions and productivity. Ashleigh Webber reports...

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