Stephen Bevan

GPs, employers and staff often fail to have an early dialogue about job retention or return to work

The labour market in the UK is going through one of its periodic convulsions. Just when we had hoped that perhaps unemployment would hold at around 2.6 million, forecasters are expecting it to hit...


The evidence is that internships work on the basis of who you know, not what you know

This is the time of year when thousands of 18-year-olds are busy on applications for university.


High engagement is difficult to generate in a low-trust environment

August used to be the height of the newspaper ‘silly season’. Nothing of note happened. Important people were in Tuscany, skateboarding dogs and ice cream sales filled the tabloids. But August 2011...