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18 Apr 2019
Duncan Brown reflects on the latest SHRM research and discovers that the ‘heart and soul’ is very much alive in the world of people management.
21 Mar 2019
New research suggests that the NHS is unable to train enough GPs and nurses to meet patient demand and the situation is now at crisis point.
8 Mar 2019
To celebrate International Women’s Day, Catherine Hogan discusses why employers benefit from women returning to work.
7 Mar 2019
Tony Wilson sets out his take on Amber Rudd’s speech on disability benefit reform and employment support.
18 Feb 2019
Following a recent publication by the Department for Work and Pensions, our authors offer insights on the UK's ageing working population and discuss implications on employment legislation.
12 Feb 2019
Duncan Brown reflects on Gender Pay Gap reporting's 'patchy progress', and outlines steps employers need to take now if they want to see results.
31 Jan 2019
Anneka Dawson outlines why IES has moved into the pre-16 education research space and how this relates to people's ongoing life chances, including employment.
16 Jan 2019
Many organisations are hiring chief meaning officer roles. Drawing on IES research, Stephen Bevan highlights how these efforts may be misguided, and not succeed in making work more meaningful for employees.
15 Jan 2019
Dan Lucy argues that talent shortages will be the greatest challenge for HR professionals and employers this year, though this will encourage greater innovation in HR and a stronger focus on 'good work'.
10 Jan 2019
Becci Newton reflects on IES analysis of data relating to gender and ethnicity in apprenticeships, and how pay gaps exist even from this early stage of labour market entry.