34 results for 'Published=16/07/2019 - 31/07/2019'

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Do the maths (algorithm-generated rotas), IN Human Resources (HR), Jul/Aug 2019, pp32-33 [2019]

Explores the benefits and drawbacks of using algorithms to allocate work. Describes how this approach has been utilised effectively in the gig economy sector for years by companies such as Uber and De...

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Tackling digital, financial and employment exclusion: evaluation of the New Horizons programme [2019] External document

Evaluates the impact of the New Horizons programme, a one-to-one, personalised coaching programme for people suffering from financial, digital and workplace exclusion, delivered by partner organisatio...

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An unequal playing field: extra-curricular activities, soft skills and social mobility [2019] Full document External document

Considers the significance of extra-curricular activities within contemporary debates around social mobility, focusing on secondary aged school children and assessing evidence on the possible impact o...

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Nurturing the next generation (workforce), IN Local Government Chronicle, No 7744 Jul 2019, pp60-61 [2019]

Explores how to attract and retain talented people in local government senior officer roles. Describes how working in local government, particularly in rural areas, is perceived as being increasingly ...

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Establishing a coordinated approach to employability at school level, IN Phoenix, No 157 Jun 2019, pp22-23 [2019]

Reports on employability policies being implemented at Nottingham Trent University to support the career development of the student body. Describes how the university carried out an employability audi...

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Forging strategic partnerships to develop future global leaders, IN Phoenix, No 157 Jun 2019, pp30-31 [2019]

Explores the employment education approach taken at Lancaster University Management School (LUMS), which focuses on developing leadership qualities among its student body. Describes how all new underg...

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Graduate outcomes (LEO): regional outcomes, 2016 to 2017 [2019] Full document External document

Examines the employment and earnings outcomes of higher education (HE) graduates according to their geographic location in the 2016-2017 tax year. Presents headline findings indicating that a large pr...

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Good value for money? Public investment in ‘replacement care’ for working carers in England, IN Social Policy and Society, Vol 18 No 3 Jul 2019, pp365-382 [2019]

Estimates the public expenditure costs of the provision of paid services to people cared for by working carers (‘replacement care’) using data from the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing and 2015-1...

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In the zone? Have enterprise zones delivered the jobs they promised? [2019] External document

Assesses how well enterprise zones has performed five years after their inception in 2012. Uses data from the Office for National Statistics’ Business Structure Database. Looks at the impact of the fi...

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Cities in action: workplace automation [2019] External document

Discusses the impact of automation on the workforce and how to respond to this. Argues that the UK’s most effective policy response to workplace automation will be place-based. Looks at the internatio...

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