Katie Jacobs

MPs call for “nuclear deterrent” to stop employers shirking pensions responsibilities

The MPs' report follows the BHS pensions scheme collapse and seeks to avoid anything similar happening

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Flexibility more “Trojan horse” than “miracle cure”

The UK's flexible labour market may be doing more harm than good, according to academics

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Diversity on boards: A race to the top

The Parker Review on board racial diversity has been broadly welcomed, but are the targets too low?

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HR technology: Then and now

Katie Jacobs looks at how some common HR systems have evolved

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People-focused CEOs: Martin Bennett

Katie Jacobs talks to some of the most people-focused CEOs in the UK. This month: Homeserve's Martin Bennett

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Digital revolution must be inclusive, says BITC

Digital transformation offers significant opportunity, but BITC calls on businesses to prevent inequality

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A blueprint for HR: Now and in the future

Andy Newall and Andrew Lambert lay out their blueprint for the future of the function

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Focus on ‘humanlike’ skills to mitigate impact of automation

A panel at the CBI annual conference was positive that automation doesn't have to make humans obsolete

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Theresa May backtracks over workers on boards proposals

At the CBI annual conference the prime minister appeared to backtrack on her pledge to have workers on company boards

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Developing future leaders: Thoughts from the frontline

We asked junior HR professionals how businesses could best develop future HR leaders

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Social mobility in Britain ‘getting worse’, says government report

Social mobility in Britain is getting worse for young people, with many trapped in low-paid jobs

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What got me here: HRDs on key career experiences

Yesterday we explored how to get to the top in HR. Here, eight HRDs reflect on what got them there

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