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Organisation launched to support City dads

Organisation launched to support City dads

Nearly half of City dads say missing their children is their biggest daily challenge, with 45 per cent says their work life balance is less than satisfactory.…

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Business growth roadshow launches

Business growth roadshow launches

A government-backed roadshow aimed at helping small businesses to grow in 2014 will visit locations around the country this year.…

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Third of employees considering new job this year

Third of employees considering new job this year

Six in 10 UK employees are happy in their jobs, although a third are looking for a new job, with part-time work topping the search list, according to two new surveys.…

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HR experts say French ban on evening work emails wouldn't wash in UK

HR experts say French ban on evening work emails wouldn't wash in UK

UK employers and employees are unlikely to support recent changes to working laws announced in France last week which aim to ban sending work emails in the evening, according to HR experts.…

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Flexi-contracts 'creating culture of servitude'

Flexi-contracts 'creating culture of servitude'

New research on two supermarket chains, one UK and one US, shows that a range of flexible employment practices – extending far beyond just zero-hour contracts – cause widespread anxiety, stress and ‘depressed mental states’ in workers as a result of financial and social uncertainty, and can block worker access to education as well as much-needed additional income.…

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