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How safe do we feel to speak up at work?

By  One day ago

By Louisa Baczor , Research Advisor at the CIPD Toxic workplace cultures have recently been very prominent in public debate. Last year’s scandals included allegations of bullying and harassment in Westminster, and the exposure of Sir Philip Green’s...

CIPD and the people profession in 2019

By  2 days ago

Happy New Year! If 2019 continues like our first full week back at CIPD HQ, (we suffered an almost total power outage - many thanks for your patience during this), we’re in for another intriguing and unpredictable year. Political change, economic uncertainty...

Five things to watch out for in 2019

By  21 Dec, 2018 14:50

As an end to a relatively tumultuous 2018 draws into clear view - and Santa ponders whether next year he should be micro-chipping his workforce - it makes sense to reflect on what 2019 might have in store for us. It’s likely to be another year ...

‘Our survey says’…

By  21 Dec, 2018 10:20

Here, Dipa Mistry Kandola shares her top three takeaways from CIPD and LCP’s joint reward research . Our joint research highlights more employers than expected don't promote their benefits or make them easily accessible to employees. 1. How can organisations...

Theory and practice: How the theory of mutual gains helps explain some of the results from this year’s Reward Management Survey. By Professor Stephen J. Perkins

By  20 Dec, 2018 13:21

The apparent decline in benefits revealed by the CIPD reward management survey (although with no accompanying overall cost reduction trend) is at odds with evidence cited in our analysis for the report that employees still consider them important. ...

We’re listening and acting to enhance your membership experience…

By  11 Dec, 2018 15:33

We recently undertook our largest ever member survey and I wanted to let you know a little about what it told us, and to be really open about how we’re going to respond. Before I do that I wanted to thank the thousands of you who completed it a...

Benefits at Christmas time

By  7 Dec, 2018 10:56

By Charles Cotton, Senior Adviser for Performance and Reward, CIPD This year’s CIPD reward management survey in association with LCP looks at the issue of employee benefits. It finds that there are a number of perks associated with the Christmas period...

CIPD Northern Ireland Conference: Focusing on the Future with People

By  4 Dec, 2018 13:55

Belfast’s ICC was the venue as 250 HR and learning professionals from Northern Ireland and beyond gathered for the inaugural CIPD Northern Ireland annual conference on Tuesday. Wellbeing, inclusion and the impact of technology were the core conference...

How confidentiality can lead to cover-ups

By  3 Dec, 2018 16:44

Non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) seem to be the latest celebrity ‘must haves’. ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ judge Craig Revel Horwood recently revealed on daytime TV that he had asked people who work for him, his builder, and even ...

Colleagues with benefits: the pros and cons of employee segmentation

By  28 Nov, 2018 01:00

By Charles Cotton, Senior Reward Adviser For employers, what are the advantages of segmenting the benefits that they offer to employees or segmenting the workforce when it comes to communicating the benefit package? Can such an approach help an organisation...