The flexible working practices section discusses flexible working as a strategic tool organisations can use to improve performance and productivity. It outlines the different types of smart and flexible working, including part-time and compressed hours, as well as agile working.
So many of us are remote working these days and there are many positives about that, but... read more
Working Families has released a guide which gives advice on how to manage remote workers... read more
Professor Gail Kinman surveys the emerging research on how we have been working in lockdown, assesses the positives and negatives, such as burnout, and suggests how employers can support workers over the next months. read more
The workforce in the UK is changing. By 2020 1 in 3 workers will be over 50, and by 2030 half of all adults in the UK will be over 50.
workingwise.co.uk is a job and community site specially focused on older workers looking for flexibility and improved work-life balance, and the employers who recognise what they have to offer.
The Transition Out of Lockdown Toolkit is now available for HR professionals and business owners.
Taken from years’ of experience of best practice around long-term leave and flexible working, workingmums.co.uk has pulled together all the areas businesses need to think about now and going forward.
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A new survey shows a rise in sexual harassment of remote workers since the pandemic began and more people moved to homeworking. read more
Should you be paid less if you work from home, save on travel and don't support the commuter industries? Lucie Mitchell investigates. read more
A new US study shows that remote workers are more productive generally, but that they could be even more so if employers encourage a wider range of... read more
A Working Families survey of leading employers shows several have seen productivity rise, which they put down in part to a culture of trust over... read more
A new survey shows a growing appetite for hiring remote workers, but greater reticence about advertising for them. Is this just a time lag thing? read more
A new report suggests many City firms are reviewing their real estate. read more
workingmums.co.uk has published a white paper based on a recent virtual roundtable with leading employers focused on the impact of Covid-19 on women... read more
workingmums.co.uk has published a white paper on its recent roundtable with employers on the well being challenges of working during a pandemic and... read more