Bosses ‘worry about returning to work’

Bosses 'worry about returning to work'

With the summer holidays soon drawing to a close, it seems a considerable number of bosses are worried about returning to work after jetting off abroad for some fun in the sun.

Research carried out by Investors in People South …

Flexible working ‘should be offered to carers’

Flexible working 'should be offered to carers'

The UK's rapidly ageing population is facing tougher times ahead if the government fails to provide flexible working opportunities for individuals working in the care industry, the health secretary has claimed.

Jeremy Hunt said the country would be trapped in …

Employees ‘print personal documents at work’

Employees 'print personal documents at work'

An increasing number of companies across the UK have made green operations a key priority in recent years, as cutting back on energy use can help improve their environmental credentials and save money.

However, many firms are still struggling to …

Employees ‘staying connected with work while on holiday’

Employees 'staying connected with work while on holiday'

The increasing number of businesses adopting flexible working policies has revolutionised the ways in which employees go about their daily tasks – giving them the freedom to log on from any location and at any time.

And new research from …

New generation of employees ‘value flexible working’

New generation of employees 'value flexible working'

Younger professionals who are moving into more senior positions as part of their gradual development in the workplace view technology as far more integrated into their everyday lives than their older counterparts.

This is according to Deloitte's latest Upwardly Mobile …

Older people ‘remaining in employment for longer’

Older people 'remaining in employment for longer'

One in seven non-retired individuals are planning to stay in work for longer in a bid to secure more funds for their future, new consumer research from Baring Asset Management has revealed.

According to the firm, 5.1 million individuals do …