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  • What does Brexit mean for employment?

    29 Jun 2016

    Following the result of the EU referendum, Jim Hillage offers his perspective on the potential impact of Brexit on jobs, labour supply, labour demand, pay and employment relations.

  • Around IES - June 2016

    29 Jun 2016

    A summary of IES news. Details of current working projects as detailed in HR Insight 22 newsletter.

  • New HR Research papers from IES - June 2016

    28 Jun 2016

    A summary of recent HR research papers by the Institute for Employment Studies. The recent papers look at topics such as presenteeism, HR and OD capability in local authorities and older workers.

  • No silver bullet for total reward and engagement

    27 Jun 2016

    Amanda Callen, IES Senior Research Fellow, considers the relationship between total reward and employee engagement. Citing a recent IES evidence-based review for NHS Employers, Amanda offers a look at how the complex reward-engagement relationship can be overcome in a bespoke, carefully investigated total reward strategy.

  • Face-to-face training increases confidence in dealing with mental health issues

    24 Jun 2016

    Face-to-face and webinar training can both be valuable tools for raising awareness of mental health at work, finds new IES research for mental health charity Mind.

  • Brexit: What are the implications for the education sector?

    22 Jun 2016

    Lucia Barbone considers the role of EU migrants in the UK education sector ahead of the EU referendum.

  • Careers advice is crucial, but what can schools do?

    20 Jun 2016

    Rosa Marvell looks at the impact of creative and multi-channeled careers advice on young people's employability skills and interests. Drawing from our recent research for STEMNET, Rosa explores the benefits of a diverse approach to careers education.

  • Who cares for working carers?

    9 Jun 2016

    With Carers Week 2016 underway, Andrea Broughton asks who is caring for the working carers of Europe. Drawing from recent research by the Institute for Employment Studies for the CIPD, Andrea frames and comments on the situation of older workers who are also caring for others.

  • Cycling to work generates benefits all round

    6 Jun 2016

    Employers can improve the health of their workforce by introducing a cycle to work scheme, according to our new report for the Cycle to Work Alliance.

  • Sick and at Work? The Hidden Benefits

    19 May 2016

    Being at work while you are ill may not be such a bad thing after all, suggests a new report on so-called 'Presenteeism' by IES.