News & Press
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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.
25 Oct 2018
What will the 2018 Autumn Budget have to say on employment, education and welfare? Our Director, Tony Wilson, offers his expert view.
16 Oct 2018
As the government announces a new consultation on ethnicity pay gaps, IES Head of HR Consultancy, Duncan Brown, unpicks the benefits and challenges of mandatory reporting.
10 Oct 2018
Sally Wilson tracks research and discussion of mental health and wellbeing at work across the fifty years since IES' foundation, and identifies areas where their is still work to be done.
Addressing today's labour market challenges is a huge task, but we need to try, and our work can help5 Oct 2018
Tony Wilson, IES Director, blogs on three main challenges facing the UK labour market: productivity, polarisation and participation.
4 Oct 2018
It is with great sadness that we note the passing of Dr Penny Tamkin.
2 Oct 2018
Rosie Gloster considers how flexible working is managed in organisations. As ‘flexism’ makes the headlines, what can be done to ensure that flexibility works in practice?
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.
3 Sep 2018
What role should HR take in preventing or mitigating an ethical crisis? Stephen Bevan considers what HR has learned from the 2008 financial crash and whether HR should act as the moral compass of an organisation.