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8 Dec 2016
Professor Stephen Bevan responds to the 2015 Chief Medical Officer's annual surveillance report and considers the impact of working longer, for both employees and their employers.
30 Nov 2016
A look back at the Brexit Observatory twitter chat in November 2016. Our panel of experts discussed with others how Brexit might effect employee engagement.
16 Nov 2016
Developing HR’s analytics capability to offer predictive insights is an important challenge with which HR teams need to engage, according to a new paper by IES.
15 Nov 2016
The IES Brexit Observatory will host a twitter chat with a panel of experts on the impacts of Brexit on employee engagement on Thursday, 24 November, 2016 from 13:00 to 14:00 GMT.
14 Nov 2016
Catherine Rickard encourages employers to get involved in Financial Capability Week and provide support to the financial wellbeing of their employees.
26 Oct 2016
In the context of an ageing workforce, Dr Kath Atkinson considers whether using someone's year of birth is a good way to determine their approach towards workplace learning.
10 Oct 2016
IES report finds that there is little evidence of key UK sectors targeting foreign-born workers specifically, even in the case of hard-to-fill vacancies.
6 Oct 2016
Professor Katie Bailey considers factors which can encourage a sense of meaningless at work and describes how this sentiment presents itself to employees.
29 Sep 2016
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.
28 Sep 2016
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.