What's new

New Community 

The CIPD Community has just been given a major upgrade. As well as special interest groups, we now offer a selection of open access forums so you can engage in debates with the wider HR community. There's also a Careers Clinic, an Ideation Lab, Wiki pages and expert blogs.

Employer-supported volunteering 

This research, produced in partnership with the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO), explores how better collaboration between business and the voluntary sector is key to achieving successful employer-supported volunteering (ESV) placements. The report includes recommendations for companies and voluntary organisations to take ESV forward.

HR professional judgement: a Middle East perspective 

Pressure is growing on HR in the Middle East to become more flexible. Our new report sets out to identify how HR practitioners and business leaders in the region make professional judgements in situations dealing with people management and development.

New CIPD hub in Dubai 

Our team in Dubai will work closely with regional partners to help local professionals and organisations improve practices in people and organisation development.

Labour Market Outlook 

Our quarterly Labour Market Outlook gives an overview of employers’ current recruitment, redundancy and pay intentions. The report for autumn 2015 is now available.

Employee Outlook 

Our latest Employee Outlook, in partnership with Halogen Software, explores productivity and highlights a need for employers to consider how they can increase the amount of autonomy employees have at work.

From best to good practice HR: developing principles for the profession  

This new research, part of Profession for the Future, provides an important insight into the priorities currently relevant to decision-makers, and the ways in which those may be challenged in the future.

How to land transformational change  

Senior HR practitioners are providing increasingly sophisticated support during transformational change. Our new report makes practical recommendations for putting theory into practice and shows how four different organisations have approached transformational change. You can hear from Professor Julia Balogun, who led this research project, in our podcast.

CIPD Voice 

CIPD Voice brings you the latest news from our Public Policy Team. Put together by experts, each issue will keep you up to date on developments in the world of work.

New career support for members 

After a successful pilot, we're opening up our mentoring scheme to all CIPD members. Sign up as a mentor or as a mentee, for the chance to work with coaching and mentoring specialists.