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Personality linked to productivity rates

Personality linked to productivity rates

Personality traits such as conscientiousness and neuroticism are significantly related to workers’ productivity, according to new research.…

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45% of women spend less than half an hour walking around at work, says poll

45% of women spend less than half an hour walking around at work, says poll

Almost half of women and nearly two fifths of men working in UK offices spend less than 30 minutes a day walking around at work, according to new statistics released today.…

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One in 10 new recruits are a 'bad hire', says report

One in 10 new recruits are a 'bad hire', says report

One in 10 new recruits are regarded as a ‘poor hiring decision’ with 70% of HR directors admitting that they have hired someone who did not meet expectations, according to a new report.…

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Jamaica, Colombia and Saint Lucia lead on female representation at management level, says report

Jamaica, Colombia and Saint Lucia lead on female representation at management level, says report

Countries like Jamaica, Colombia and Saint Lucia have the highest rates of female representation in management, according to new research.…

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Alternatives to bonuses 'may motivate staff more'

Alternatives to bonuses 'may motivate staff more'

Alternatives to bonuses and other cash rewards may be more effective in motivating staff, according to a new report by the Chartered Institute for Personnel and Development.…

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