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Evaluation reportCockett J, Cook J, Newton B | Feb 2022 | Institute for Employment Studies
This report covers evidence from the development, implementation and early evaluation of a new soft skills learning package aimed at helping learners better understand the importance of soft skills and how they are demonstrated during the job interview process.
Claire Campbell and Zofia Bajorek | Feb 2022 | HR Network
Claire Campbell and Zofia Bajorek's slides from the HR Network event: What are we learning about managing a hybrid workforce?
Feb 2022 | Institute for Employment Studies
This briefing note sets out analysis of the Labour Market Statistics published on 15 February 2022.
Summary of key findingsBevan S, Wilson B | Feb 2022 | Institute for Employment Studies / Working with Cancer
In this survey of over 1200 people living with cancer, we explore the factors which make a successful, sustainable and fulfilling return to work more likely, and consider the barriers which remain for those returning to work during or after treatment.
Williams J, Pollard E, Cook J, Byford M | Feb 2022 | Institute for Employment Studies
This report aims to understand how creative education in secondary schools is seeking to meet the skills requirements of creative industries and the impact of the pandemic on such endeavours.
A report to the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB)Pollard E, Gloster R, Mason B, Osbourne E | Feb 2022 | Institute for Employment Studies
The construction industry experiences recruitment difficulties and skills shortages and has a relative lack of workforce diversity. It is therefore considering ways to both increase the volume and the diversity of its talent pipeline.
Jan 2022 | Institute for Employment Studies
This briefing note sets out analysis of the Labour Market Statistics published on 18 January 2022.
A collection of HR Network member papers published throughout 2021Campbell C, Hirsh W, Bajorek Z, Ranasinghe U, Poole K, Brown D, Lucy D, Bevan S | Dec 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies
Over the course of 2021, IES has provided insight to our HR Network members on how the pandemic is affecting employers and our workforce through our Perspectives papers.
Carter A, Mason B | Dec 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies
Key findings detailing the impact of the Looking After You Too service, offered by NHS England and NHS Improvement to support frontline primary care workers as they respond to the pandemic.
Dec 2021 | Institute for Employment Studies
This briefing note sets out analysis of the Labour Market Statistics published on 14 December 2021.