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1 September 2016

IES launches Brexit Observatory

IES has launched a new ‘Brexit Observatory’, tracking the employment effects of the UK’s decision to leave the European Union.

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29 Sep 2016

Meaningful work. Part 1: Where can we find it?

In the first of this two-part blog, Professor Katie Bailey considers how jobs can be meaningful and what employers can do to raise levels of meaningfulness in their organisations.

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28 Sep 2016

Higher education in a post-Brexit world

Joy Williams outlines the current issues facing higher education in the UK and the surrounding debate following the UK's decision to leave the EU.

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Ahead of our annual conference on health at work, @StephenBevan will be contributing to @BritSafe panel next week.

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