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SarahBradbury

Meet the Chartered Manager: The next-gen manager

The first in our series where seven stand-out chartered managers tell dramatic tales of personal reinvention, and explain how they’re energising and professionalising their organisations

06 May 2016

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Employability

How to make yourself more employable: the new employability skills of the 2016 worker

Whether you’re applying for a job, recruiting or just wondering how to boost your employability, there are fundamental job and work skills that most employers will look for. And they’re not all obvious…

06 May 2016

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Gender pay gap

Why men are twice as likely as women to ask for a pay rise [new research]

How much should you be paid for your job? While factors such as seniority, job role and skill-set would rightly play a part in your answer, unfortunately external considerations such as gender would too

05 May 2016

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Management around world

Three Top Tips to Achieve Transparency

Transparency is the key to success at any organisation, but it is particularly important in the charitable and not-for-profit sectors

05 May 2016

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CareerGoals

Why career goals are important (and how to help your staff achieve them)

Most modern workers enter the “Rat Race” with ambitions to scale the career ladder, but poor careers advice and inadequate line management are leading to many employees feeling unfulfilled. Insights looks at how to avoid falling into this trap

04 May 2016

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ClaudioRanieri

What Managers Can Learn From Leicester City’s Claudio Ranieri

Starting the season as 5,000-1 underdogs, Leicester City have completed one of the most miraculous and captivating stories in the history of world sport by winning the English Premier League title. But what can managers learn from Ranieri’s title winning leadership?

03 May 2016

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UCLanMBA

The motivations behind studying an MBA [New research]

Research from the University of Central Lancashire looks into the reasons why people are enrolling on MBAs

03 May 2016

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Boardroom

New research ranks major European nations on boardroom gender diversity

Boardroom diversity is improving across Europe, but the UK still lags behind European rivals, according to the latest research from European Women on Boards

29 April 2016

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Pounds

Are they worth it? Six Humongous Executive Pay Deals and Why They Were Awarded

Shareholders at oil giant BP rejected the £14.13m pay deal for chief executive Bob Dudley . WPP boss Martin Sorrell is robustly defending his own £70m earnings. Here are some eye-watering executive salary packages, and the arguments made to defend them

28 April 2016

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Baby

All you need to know about shared parental leave

Introduced in 2015, shared parental leave is still not being taken up by the majority of parents. But what can be done to ensure parents are given fair access to the rights they are entitled to?

28 April 2016

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