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BadBoss

The Worst Boss I Ever Had

Bad bosses are a big deal. They make it almost impossible for you to actually enjoy your job, and are plain incompetent. From the borderline inappropriate work scenarios to the woefully offensive moments, Insights shares some of the wackiest tales of horrible bosses

28 April 2017

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Pioneers

MEET THE PIONEERS EARNING AS THEY LEARN: GEORGIA HENDERSON

Encouraged to follow up her interest in STEM from an early age, Georgia Henderson has already led several industrial projects as she strives to be a fully qualified engineer

28 April 2017

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ManagementBehaviours

THE 8 MANAGEMENT BEHAVIOURS THAT DO MOST TO ENCOURAGE SUPER PERFORMANCE

When leaders give their teams a greater sense of purpose, they drive up levels of happiness, engagement and performance. Learning to be a more purpose-led manager is truly the low-hanging fruit of the productivity tree

27 April 2017

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CarolynMcCall

easyJet CEO Dame Carolyn McCall on transformative leadership

Political turbulence. Non-stop travel. The devalued pound. Life as easyJet CEO isn’t always plain sailing. But Dame Carolyn McCall is in it for the long haul

26 April 2017

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WorkplaceStress

Why Your Staff Are Hiding Their Mental Illness From You

Often considered the last great taboo in the workplace, most employees will not discuss a mental health problem with their manager

25 April 2017

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EngagedEmployee

MANAGING MANAGEMENT: do as I do (not as I say)

This spring, Symposium’s Employee Engagement summit brought thought-leaders and subject specialists together to unveil why the UK has one of the highest levels of workplace disengagement, and what business leaders can do to rectify it

24 April 2017

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Gender pay gap

Do you underpay women?

It’s time to own your gender pay gap story

20 April 2017

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Diversity

Women in Tech: How BT is driving up its diversity

Looking at BT's Tech Women network, Insights assesses how corporate networking and mentorship programmes can boost gender equality

20 April 2017

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AllBlacks

Jumping the Shark: Introducing Elite Sporting Ethos into Organisations

From embedding values to practical application of best practice, business can learn a lot from the most successful sports teams

20 April 2017

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ModernLife

7 enterprise apps making a (real) difference in (real) businesses

The business app market is starting to make strides and catch up with its consumer-focussed cousins. Here’s some of the top tools on the market

19 April 2017

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