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One in five regularly do unpaid overtime, says report

One in five regularly do unpaid overtime, says report

UK workers gave their bosses nearly £32bn worth of unpaid overtime last year – an average of £6,050 each if these hours had been paid – according to new analysis published by the TUC for Work Your Proper Hours Day.…

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Women more likely to be on zero hours contracts

Women more likely to be on zero hours contracts

Women, students in full-time education and part timers are the most likely people to be on zero hours contracts, according to the Office for National Statistics.…

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Call for voluntary target of 20% female executive directors by 2020 

Call for voluntary target of 20% female executive directors by 2020 

FTSE 100 companies need to accelerate the move to a more diverse boardroom and adopt a voluntary target of at least 20% female executive directors by 2020, according to new research by the Chartered Institute for Personnel and Development.…

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A fifth of organisations have never done a gender pay audit

A fifth of organisations have never done a gender pay audit

A fifth of organisations have never carried out an equal pay audit for gender and only three in five currently carry out pay audits for gender, according to a new study by BITC.…

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Majority of women feel taking maternity leave will harm their career, says survey

Majority of women feel taking maternity leave will harm their career, says survey

Almost two thirds of women feel that taking maternity leave will have a negative effect on their career prospects at their current workplace, according to a survey by law firm Michael Lewin.…

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