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July 2021

Labour Market Statistics, July 2021

This briefing note sets out analysis of the Labour Market Statistics published on 15 July 2021.

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16 Jul 2021

Living and working with obesity: Employers must break the cycle of workplace discrimination

Zofia Bajorek details the legal, moral and business cases for employers to prioritise workplace health programmes for staff living with overweight and obesity.

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28 Jun 2021

How can speech and language therapists help nurseries catch up this year?

The ongoing pandemic has created many challenges for nurseries and speech and language therapy teams. With their research, Anneka Dawson & Clare Huxley are working to highlight which interventions are having the greatest impact in helping children learn how to communicate and interact with their peers and adults.

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RT @duncanbHR: Bankers’ bonuses to be based on team diversity. Good to try when dials are not moving on gender diversity in financial servi…

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