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5 Oct 2017

Annual Conference 2017: Smaller function, bigger issues: Where next for HR and people management?

This October, our conference in London will consider the mix of challenges facing HR in 2017, through the views of academics who have observed the traumas of HR over many years and HR practitioners who are in the thick of it.

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13 Sep 2017

New research: Organisations' management of flexible working arrangements can contribute to gender pay gap

How organisations manage staff returning to work from parental leave can contribute to the gender pay gap, according to new IES research on behalf of Acas.

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12 Sep 2017

How many nurses is a university vice-chancellor worth?

Duncan Brown considers the challenge of pay comparison in the context of plans announced by Minister for Universities and Science, Jo Johnson, to curb 'excessive' pay amongst university vice-chancellors.

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