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22 Apr 2016
Stephen Bevan discusses what employers can do to tackle the looming problem of older worker health and how our European counterparts are approaching this issue.
20 Apr 2016
Following the latest employment statistics release, Nigel Meager considers whether the UK's remarkable employment performance has reached its limits
18 Apr 2016
Amanda Callen debates why employers are reticent to embrace the benefits that adopting a growth mindset can bring.
15 Apr 2016
As new research confirms that the social mobility gap remains ten years after graduating, Emma Pollard outlines why employers are not doing enough to tackle the problem.
17 Mar 2016
During National Apprenticeships Week, Jonathan Buzzeo discusses the evidence from IES's new research for Centrepoint and whether government policy changes will help the hardest-to-reach young people.
8 Mar 2016
On International Women's Day, Duncan Brown considers the reactions to the gender pay reporting requirements, and asks why we're not getting started already.
25 Feb 2016
Professor Stephen Bevan, currently Director of Research at The Work Foundation and an Honorary Professor at Lancaster University, is to return to IES as Head of HR Research Development.
22 Feb 2016
In response to these uncertain times, we have published a collection of articles urging organisations to consider both general and strategic HR issues, as well as specific challenges.
17 Feb 2016
Nigel Meager, director of the Institute for Employment Studies, comments on the latest ONS Labour Market Statistics.
11 Feb 2016
Rachel Marangozov questions the evidence about the existence of 'welfare tourism' and finds it lacking.