Too many people are working when unwell

7 May 2021

The pandemic has heightened an “always on” work culture with most employers having seen presenteeism and leaveism in staff over the last year, according to the latest Health and Wellbeing at Work report.

Futureproofing the post-pandemic workforce

6 May 2021

New ways of working introduced during the pandemic offer opportunities for both employers and staff, according to a report produced by the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) and Barclays LifeSkills.

Ikea back on board with Living Wage rates

5 May 2021

In March, we reported that Ikea was refusing to introduce the new Real Living Wage (RLW) rate of £9.50 an hour (an increase of 20p on the previous rate) (see Ikea could be stripped of living wage employer status).

Millions hoping to work from home permanently

30 April 2021

Deloitte has surveyed over 1240 UK workers aged between 16 and 75 and, in UK workers: a year in the pandemic, reveals attitudes towards future working habits and confidence in digital skills.