The CIPD carries out research on a wide range of topics affecting work and working lives. Read the latest research reports, survey reviews and guidance on developing skills, working lives, people analytics, workforce planning and corporate transparency.

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The modern workplace leader

What makes a successful, inspiring and influential leader within a business? Moving away from traditional ideas, this author points to humility as being an essential characteristic for the modern-day leader.    

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Megatrends: Flexible working

This report looks at recent trends in flexible working, and since we have to set boundaries around the analysis, we’ve concentrated on trends in when and where work is done

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CIPD podcasts

Listen to episodes from our podcast series on a range of topical workplace, HR and L&D issues

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