Office politics ‘causing stress for workers’
Posted on 11/12/2015
Office politics is killing staff engagement, according to new findings. Research published by Adeco revealed that nearly a third of Brits (29 per cent) dread coming into work due to the negativity in their office. In addition, a third (33 per cent) of workers described their workplace as unhappy.
Students expect to work for free when they graduate
Posted on 10/12/2015
Many students expect to be working for no pay when they graduate, new findings have revealed. A report published by career matchmaking platform 10 Minutes With revealed that students expect to spend time either as an unpaid intern or on a zero-hours contract when they leave university.
Presenteeism costly to business
Posted on 08/12/2015
Presenteeism is much more detrimental to businesses than unauthorised sick leave, new research has found. A report compiled by the University of East Anglia found that ill health, stress and job insecurity are the major causes of presenteeism.