The boss of British Gas owner Centrica said his pay last year, £4.5 million, is impossible to justify.
UK employees perceive HR teams as being less productive, compared with other colleagues and departments in their organisations, according to research by HR software provider Ciphr.
Research found 42% of workers in the UK are worried about losing their jobs, up from 28% last year.
The story concludes and offers two glimpses of how this model comes to life through the recast roles.
Failure to comply costs UK businesses £1.6 million per year on average, according to a study from training platform Cypher.