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UK businesses stall because of “cost-cutting mindset”

UK businesses stall because of "cost-cutting mindset"

Too many companies are focusing on cost-cutting rather than fueling growth, according to research from transformation consultancy Moorhouse.

While 54 per cent of organisations have initiatives in place to manage finances, just 22 per cent concentrate on how to improve …

Social tools increase workplace productivity

Social tools increase workplace productivity

Companies operating across a broad range of industries are dramatically underestimating the benefits using social tools could bring to their business, new research has suggested.

A study conducted for technology giant Microsoft revealed that nearly half of employees believe the …

Employees value location over salary

Employees value location over salary

What is the top priority for today's employees? Salary? Holiday time? Development opportunities?

No, it's location, location, location, according to a new study released by the British Council for Offices in collaboration with estate agents Savills.

Their poll revealed that …

Brits struggle to balance work with their personal life

Brits struggle to balance work with their personal life

Six out of ten Brits cannot switch off from their job even when they are at home.

This is according to a new survey conducted by health cash plan provider Medicash. The firm questioned 1,000 people across the UK and …

Gen Y workers want more flexible job

Gen Y workers want more flexible job

More than eight out of ten young people in traditional corporate roles want to swap their job for one which offers greater flexibility, according to a new survey.

The 'Millennials and the Future of Work' study from online workplace provider …

Poor employee health leads to poor workplace performance

Poor employee health leads to poor workplace performance

Stressed out, over-worked employees must be encouraged to take care of their wellbeing if overall productivity is to be boosted.

That is according to a study by Vielife in Workplace Savings and Benefits, which found a direct correlation between lifestyle …