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Academics Corner

There's so much rich insight coming out of the academic sector that HR professionals need to know. Get connected to the academic sector and the best researchers through Academics’ Corner and make sure you never miss another piece of key research again.


Welcome to our family-friendly section on HRZone, helping employees better serve the needs of employees with children, those caring for parents and any other family responsibilities. This section is in association with Mumsnet and WOMBA.

August seems to have been the month for reports on discrimination against working mums. Last week there was the Institute for Fiscal...
Marketplaces continue to fundamentally change the way we buy products and services in our daily lives. From the disruption of the high-...

HR After Dark

What happens when the lights go down in the HR world? HR After Dark features totally anonymised opinion pieces from senior figures in the industry.


As we find out more and more about what makes the brain tick, we learn more about what works in the workplace to inspire, motivate, engage and improve productivity.

We all have good days and bad days at work: days when perhaps we are writing a document and the words are flowing, clear, concise and...
Carol Dweck's work on fixed and growth mindset has been eagerly taken up by companies. But new research suggests many people are misusing...


Engaging employees is a core part of HR's remit and it's important to understand what works and what doesn't when creating a culture of engagement.

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