Recruitment & retention

Businesses missing out on potential of ex-military personnel

Employers are missing out on talented and highly-qualified staff due to a lack of understanding of how the skills of...

Gender diversity in FTSE 350 boardrooms is stalling

18 Jul 2018

The number of women in executive positions at FTSE 350 companies has flatlined, suggesting that organisations face a significant challenge...

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Poor knowledge sharing costing employers millions

18 Jul 2018

The average large organisation loses $47m (£36m) a year in lost productivity due to poor knowledge sharing and insufficient onboarding...

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How paid internships can help boost productivity and cut recruitment costs

17 Jul 2018

Hiring an intern can bag you a motivated member of staff with fresh ideas and...

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Growing your business with apprenticeships (webinar)

17 Jul 2018

 
Hiring an apprentice is a productive and efficient way for any business to cost-effectively recruit and upskill their workforce,...

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Sajid Javid: no ‘automatic right’ for EU citizens to work post-Brexit

11 Jul 2018

EU citizens would not have any “automatic right” to work in the UK after the Brexit transition period, Sajid Javid...

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Legal and consulting firms dominate top employers for social mobility

11 Jul 2018

Consulting and professional services company KPMG has topped a list of 50 UK employers to have taken action on social...

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Hiring slows slightly as employers struggle to find candidates

6 Jul 2018

Growth in hiring slowed while salaries continued to rise during June, according to the Recruitment and Employment Confederation.

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Three-quarters of HR leaders want more help in hiring for cultural fit

4 Jul 2018

Almost all HR leaders feel cultural fit is crucial when hiring, yet only 11% are satisfied with how they achieve...

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Top 10 HR questions June 2018: Sporting events and background checks

3 Jul 2018

What kind of background checks can employers carry out before taking on a new employee, and has this been affected...

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NHS hospitals asked to reassure EU staff ahead of Brexit

3 Jul 2018

NHS hospitals in England have been asked to reach out to staff from other EU countries about continuing to work...

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Hampton-Alexander: Boards need to speed up to meet gender target

27 Jun 2018

A quarter of FTSE 350 board positions are now held by women, according to the latest figures compiled as part...

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Seven ways video can transform your company culture (webinar)

24 Jun 2018

ON DEMAND | While the use of online video outside the workplace continues to rise, many businesses are not using video to its...

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BBC to boost diversity by ending shortlists with no black candidates

22 Jun 2018

The BBC plans to increase the proportion of black and ethnic minority staff with its announcement that all shortlists for...

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Tier 2 visas: how the NHS exemption will benefit other sectors

19 Jun 2018

The removal of doctors and nurses from the cap on Tier 2 visas for highly-skilled workers has been welcomed and...

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