Business trends in 2022

15 December 2021

As the new year approaches, we speak to a range of business owners to discover what they think will be the trends to pay attention to in 2022.

Country Profile — Kazakhstan

14 December 2021

The largest economy in central Asia, Kazakhstan holds immense long-term potential beyond its rich oil and gas wealth, which has propelled the country far beyond its Soviet legacy.

Mandatory Covid vaccine in health and wider social care settings Q&As

10 December 2021

Since the announcement that the Government was to make Covid vaccination a legal requirement for workers in health and wider social care settings, employers are concerned about how it affects them and their staff. Laura Davie, Content Consultant at Croner-i, explores the typical Q&As regarding mandatory Covid vaccines in health and wider social care settings.

Strengthening CPD Provision in Schools

10 December 2021

Currently, there are not enough teachers entering into the profession to accommodate rising pupil numbers. Improving staff retention is therefore seen as crucial.

COP15 — the other environmental emergency

10 December 2021

Nature too is not having an easy time. But a healthy biodiverse environment is vital for a sustainable world. Which is why world leaders met this autumn to make big decisions at COP26 in Glasgow but also COP15 in China. Jon Herbert reports.

Mandatory Covid vaccines in care homes Q&As

10 December 2021

Since the announcement that the Government was to make Covid vaccination a legal requirement for workers in some care homes, employers are concerned about how it affects them and their staff. Nicola Mullineux, Content Manager at Croner-i, explores the typical Q&As regarding mandatory Covid vaccines in care homes.

Beating the blues in the season of good cheer

9 December 2021

Staying motivated in winter can be hard for businesses and employees; we suffer the winter blues for a range of reasons. Burnout is a specific problem requiring medical help. But diet, being active, socialising — plus small interventions by ordinary companies — can help too, reports Jon Herbert.

Coronavirus vaccine and your employees — HR considerations

9 December 2021

A vaccine to prevent serious health effects from coronavirus has been developed and made available to the public. In this article, Nicola Mullineux, Group Content Manager at Croner-i explores the top questions employers may have surrounding the vaccine, such as requiring employees to be vaccinated and more.