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11 Dec 2018
Tony Wilson, IES Director, comments on the December 2018 release of labour market statistics from the Office for National Statistics.
14 Nov 2018
HR must undergo a mindset shift in order to reap the benefits from artificial intelligence (AI), according to an IES paper.
5 Nov 2018
Our response to the announcement of the Department of Health and Social Care’s Prevention Vision, which aims to put prevention at the heart of the UK's health.
29 Oct 2018
Read our response to the Chancellor's Budget, including our views on announcements relating to mental health, skills and Universal Credit.
6 Sep 2018
Organisations need to distinguish between employees' engagement with their jobs and engagement with the organisation if they are to improve the employee experience and their overall competitive advantage, a new research paper shows.
2 Aug 2018
A new paper shows that, despite growing interest in employee financial wellbeing, there remains a lag in employers taking action in this area – and that human resources departments are key to building a business case for support.
18 Jul 2018
How can organisations develop their change capability in order to thrive in today's fast-paced environment? New IES paper highlights how addressing the emotional, human aspects of change is crucial to the success of any change initiative.
17 Jul 2018
Institute director, Nigel Meager comments on the July release of ONS labour market statistics as the 'inexorable tightening of the UK labour market continues'.
30 Apr 2018
IES paper suggests that HR is failing to make performance and development conversations effective. It rightly says that line managers should have better performance and development conversations with the staff that work for them, but is not yet doing what is needed to help this happen.
UK labour market statistics: more of the same tightness with early signs of a pick-up in wage growth?21 Mar 2018
Nigel Meager, institute director, comments on the March release of ONS labour market statistics. Nigel comments that, on the face of it, the latest employment statistics show a continuation of the slightly unusual pattern seen in last month's release.