HR + Work News: May 2019

Bournemouth Recruitment + HR, Bournemouth News, Business & HR news in dorset and hampshire

Keeping you up to date with all the HR & Work news for Bournemouth + Beyond.

We’ve gathered the latest headlines in HR & Work Bournemouth, Dorset and across the UK.

20 May

Bournemouth Echo: Health coach helping men tackle their stress

Bournemouth Echo: 10 jobs outsourced after Hendy Group buys Westover

Inc.com: Want to Combat Gender Discrimination at Work? Follow the Advice of This Trailblazing Female Exec

Inc.com – 17 Eye-Opening Quotes on Dealing with Criticism

HR News: Absence is Coming: 27.2 Million U.S. Workers Say the Final Night’s Watch May Kill Job Productivity

HR News: Managing Mental Health in the workplace

Personnel Today: How to use anti-discrimination policies more successfully

Personnel Today: What can be learned from Denmark’s parental leave and childcare policies?

The Guardian: Unions lobby investors to press Amazon over UK working conditions

The Guardian: Times editor defends paper’s coverage of transgender issues

18 May
The Guardian: I did the right thing’: Richer Sounds boss has no regrets

17 May
Personnel Today: How to get on a HR headhunter’s radar

Personnel Today: Seven in 10 LGBT staff sexually harassed at work

Bournemouth Echo: Marketing Rebellion author Mark Schaefer in Bournemouth

HR News: Employers urged to think to the future, as the struggle to fill vacancies continues

16 May
Personnel Today: Whistleblowing culture ‘firmly entrenched’ in the UK

Personnel Today: Young people critical of lack of diversity and social mobility
Bournemouth Echo: Gama Aviation brings £90m contracts and two airlines to airport

15 May
The Guardian: One in four northerners earn less than ‘real living wage’, says study

14 May
The Guardian: UK wage growth stalls despite record employment

The Guardian:’You can’t really win’: 4m Britons in poverty despite having jobs

13 May
Bournemouth Echo: Mobile coffee shop Beans & Bytes is first to be plastic-free

Bournemouth Echo: Founders of Amigo Loans and Lush among Dorset people named in Sunday Times Rich List

Business Insider: Angela Ahrendts was one of Apple’s highest-paid executives during her 5 years at the company — here are the 3 biggest lessons she learned on the job

Business Insider: Viral YouTuber James Charles has lost nearly 3 million subscribers

Personnel Today: Blurring of work and home life is the tip of the tech iceberg

Personnel Today: Two in five employers train existing staff to fill jobs

The Guardian: How leaving my hometown helped me get my life back

12 May
The Guardian: Plan to end the tax trap on NHS senior doctors’ pensions

11 May
Bournemouth Echo: Council could be asked to cut business rates for Debenhams

The Guardian: The world is my office: why I chose to become a digital nomad worker

Pay, Benefits & Rewards

The Guardian: Labour unveils plan to axe lower minimum wage for under-18s

10 May
Personnel Today: Late gender pay gap reporters named and shamed

Forbes: Uber Among Worst Big Tech IPOs In A Decade

HR News: How to Help Your Staff in Their Jobs in 2019

People Management: More than one in 10 UK workers need training to escape ‘high risk’ of automation

People Management: Half of vegans feel discriminated against by their employer

People Management: Getting settlement agreements right

Personnel Today: Turning up the heat on employees who tweet

8 May
Bournemouth Echo: More businesses in ‘serious financial distress’

Inspiration:
The Mother of All Maternity Leave Challenges: Two Co-Founders Both Having Babies

7 May
Personnel Today: Chancellor considers world’s highest minimum wage

Bournemouth Echo: Businesses are spending more on marketing again, with a rise in expenditure on mass media such as newspapers as well as the internet.

Personnel Today:Meaningful work and location more important than high pay’ for UK staff

Bournemouth Echo: M&S Food To Go to open in Bournemouth’s WHSmith

Personnel Today: Neurodiversity and performance: what employers need to know

HR News: Nearly a third of office-based HR/Recruitment workers say dance music is the way to improve productivity!

HR News: Employers must end the stigma against mothers working part-time

Inc.com: These 3 Questions Are More Effective Than a Performance Review

6 May
The Guardian: Measures to curb executive pay have flopped, says thinktank

4 May
The Guardian: ‘I quit a career in high street retail to set up a clothing brand’

3 May
People Management: April’s top five employment law cases

Personnel Today: Champion flexible working to improve parents’ work-life balance

The Guardian: UK call centre to trial four-day week for hundreds of staff

2 May
The Guardian: Menopause health has ‘few specialists and a lot of myths’ – can tech change that?

People Management: More than one in 10 workers ‘too scared’ to ask for a pay rise

Bournemouth Echo: Poole tops league table for ‘innovative’ businesses

People Management: Government must act on maternity discrimination or risk more redundancies, say MPs

People Management: Apprenticeship starts picking up, official figures suggest

1 May

Forbes: Googlers Sit In To Protest Against Retaliation

The Muse: The Secret to Being a Better Boss: Create a “How to Work With Me” Manual

 

Thanks to all of our news sources:
Bournemouth Echo, Forbes, HR News, Personnel Today, The Guardian, Vogue, Business Insider, People  Management, The Muse,  Inc.com, 

 

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