UK employees dislike work colleagues more than their boss

UK employees dislike work colleagues more than their boss

The YouGov survey named fellow colleagues more annoying than old or slow technology, uncomfortable office temperatures and even rude or over-friendly bosses*. The UK’s top 10 office grumbles are: Dislikeable work colleagues; Slow or old technology; Uncomfortable...
Ten key changes in employment law for HR professionals

Ten key changes in employment law for HR professionals

1) Increase in National Minimum Wage rates The National Minimum Wage (NMW) increase in April 2019: £4.35 per hour for workers aged under 18 who are no longer of compulsory school age; £6.15 per hour for workers aged between 18 and 21; £7.70 per hour for workers aged...
Employees remain ‘silent’ on issues at work

Employees remain ‘silent’ on issues at work

Carried out by the Centre for People, Work and Organisational Practice at Nottingham Business School in partnership with the CIPD and YouGov, the study questioned more than 2,370 employees across the UK. The findings revealed that a significant proportion of employees...
Revealed: the struggle menopausal women face at work

Revealed: the struggle menopausal women face at work

However, while every workplace has to recognise and act upon the legal rights of women in pregnancy, another issue exists that is unique to women – one that seems to be very regularly overlooked. The menopause is a seldom-discussed workplace matter, and yet it’s...