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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...
Is flexible working legislation fit for purpose or is it so weak as to be of little real use except to employers who would probably...

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.

There are lots of companies making changes to their Performance Management systems and most of the changes revolve around feedback. But...
Neuroscience is in vogue in both business and HR - but why? Is it a passing fad or packed full of insight that could help inform the way we...


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.