HR & Employment News: Oct 18
Keeping you up-to-date with the Business,
HR and Employment news in Dorset and beyond
Bournemouth Echo: Ted Baker founder to speak at Bournemouth event.
Business Insider: 11 words you probably didn’t know were acronyms
The Guardian: How do I stop men talking over me at work?
Try an app to track interruptions, says Sharmadean Reid, then make it clear all voices must be heard
The Guardian: What does ‘smart casual’ actually mean for men?
A company says Meghan Markle created up to 30 new jobs just by wearing a pair of jeans — and it proves the ‘Markle Effect’ is real
Psychology Future: Future-Proofing Your Career
Skills Provision: Skills-Based Interviews More Efficient than Behavioural
See our blog about interview tips for Employers
The Independent: HMRC seizes assets from almost 3,000 businesses as government ramps up pressure on late tax payment
Bournemouth Echo: Koh Thai founder Andy Lennox on his African restaurant
Bournemouth Echo: Micro-businesses springing up across Bournemouth and Poole
Bournemouth Echo: Lush to open Bournemouth hair salon, says Mark Constantine
The Guardian: Don’t believe the World Bank – robots will steal our wages
Business Insider UK: Why it’s totally unsurprising that Amazon’s recruitment AI was biased against women
World Economic Forum: Uniqlo replaced 90% of staff at its Tokyo warehouse with robots
PersonnelToday.com: The case for an independent labour standards agency
PersonnelToday.com: Asda awaits latest judgement in equal pay case
Bournemouth Echo:Corporate banker quit to be House of Colour consultant
PersonnelToday.com: MPs demand action to improve apprenticeship quality
The Guardian: How do I get my boss to recognise the work I do?
Linkedin: The Fear of Better Options
The Guardian: Men with few qualifications ‘most exposed to Brexit
Forbes.com: As The Gig Economy Heats Up, Do Incomes Drop?
Forbes.com – A Global AI Expert Identifies The Skills You Need To Thrive In The Next 15 Years
Forbes.com : Frustration Is A Sign You Need To Keep Going
The Guardian: ‘No downside’: New Zealand firm adopts four-day week after successful trial
Bournemouth Echo: 450 jobs could be created with help of growth hub
Forbes.com: Here’s Your Starter Kit For Building Career Success
The Guardian: Britons working harder than ever, says report
The Guardian: How to make time for self-care at work
And in case you missed it:
Business Insider UK: The 100 coolest people in UK tech
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