Research finds UK business leadership not up to scratch

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Research finds UK business leadership not up to scratch According to annual research by Willis Towers Watson, less than half of UK employees trusted their organisation’s executives.   The 2016 Global Workforce Study found 49% of the 2,447 UK employees surveyed trusted or had confidence in their company bosses.   41% believed their leaders were… Continue reading

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Shock survey finds 75% of office workers suffering work-related aches and pains

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Shock survey finds 75% of office workers suffering work-related aches and pains   The health of UK office workers could be suffering as a result of their job, according to a survey by Printerland.co.uk, three quarters believe they have physical issues because of work.   The list of work-related ailments is a long one, with… Continue reading

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The 5 most wanted benefits

__     64% of UK workers believe their employers are unnecessarily spending money on benefits they don’t want, with 82% believing benefits packages are out dated and ill suited to their needs, according to research of 1,000 employees by recruiter Michael Page.   Rather than gimmicks, such as free massages, which was citied, 70%… Continue reading

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The 10 most hated office buzzwords

  The 10 most hated office buzzwords Buzz words are commonly used in the office, we all know the ones that annoy us. 70.9% of employees are dismissing the concept of a buzzword heavy office, saying they are irrelevant, with 74.1% feeling that people only use them to sound intelligent.     Just over a… Continue reading

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Millenials thrive best in a culture of recognition, finds study

__       According to a study released by The O.C. Tanner Institute, Millennials who show an appreciation of their colleagues, known as ‘giving recognition’, have a desire to work harder.     However it’s not only millenials – the study also shows that UK workers who frequently ‘recognise’ their colleagues are more motivated… Continue reading

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