Work

What is the four-day working week and how close is the UK to getting it?
Four-day working week

What is the four-day working week and how close is the UK to getting it?

The world’s biggest trial of the four day working week is currently taking place here in the UK. Early reports suggest it’s going well.

What happened to Liz Truss’s pledge to stamp out workplace sexual harassment?
Employment

What happened to Liz Truss’s pledge to stamp out workplace sexual harassment?

The Tory leadership favourite vowed to tackle workplace sexual harassment a year ago – but women’s equality campaigners say there’s been little progress.

What businesses can do to help tackle the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

What businesses can do to help tackle the cost of living crisis

Cost of living tsar David Buttress has urged firms to “step up” and tackle the cost of living crisis – but what can they actually do?

Harass and humiliate: Angela Rayner is the public face of a common workplace experience
Evie Breese

Harass and humiliate: Angela Rayner is the public face of a common workplace experience

Bankers’ pay outpacing inflation shows the cost of living crisis is ‘not equal’
cost of living crisis

Bankers’ pay outpacing inflation shows the cost of living crisis is ‘not equal’

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Rising childcare costs are limiting parents’ ability to work, says Labour
Employment

Rising childcare costs are limiting parents’ ability to work, says Labour

Ramadan: How to support employees, friends and colleagues in the Muslim holy month
Ramadan

Ramadan: How to support employees, friends and colleagues in the Muslim holy month

Calls for job insecurity to replace unemployment as measure of labour market
Employment

Calls for job insecurity to replace unemployment as measure of labour market

Exclusive: You can’t get a job if you can’t afford the internet, say 9 in 10 Brits
digital inclusion

Exclusive: You can’t get a job if you can’t afford the internet, say 9 in 10 Brits

‘Heartbreaking’ reports from food bank users show mental health impact of poverty
Food banks

‘Heartbreaking’ reports from food bank users show mental health impact of poverty

‘I like the idea of being able to earn a living alone in my glorified shed’
Sam Delaney

‘I like the idea of being able to earn a living alone in my glorified shed’

Universal credit: New sanctions threat sparks fears of poverty and debt after four weeks
welfare system

Universal credit: New sanctions threat sparks fears of poverty and debt after four weeks

How experts think the government should actually be levelling up the country
Levelling Up

How experts think the government should actually be levelling up the country

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Changemakers 2022: Workers’ rights
Changemakers 2022

Changemakers 2022: Workers’ rights

Half of young people don’t believe they’ll ever be able to retire comfortably
cost of living crisis

Half of young people don’t believe they’ll ever be able to retire comfortably

What is hybrid working? Is it the future?
Future of work

What is hybrid working? Is it the future?

I was unemployed for nearly 20 years – mental health support changed my life
Unemployment

I was unemployed for nearly 20 years – mental health support changed my life

Five graphs that show why the world today is so unfair for young people
Future generations

Five graphs that show why the world today is so unfair for young people

What is a right to disconnect and does the UK need one after Covid?
Right to disconnect

What is a right to disconnect and does the UK need one after Covid?

Sunak announces support for working universal credit claimants in Budget speech
Politics

Sunak announces support for working universal credit claimants in Budget speech

Fire and rehire: Government blocks bill to protect workers
Employment

Fire and rehire: Government blocks bill to protect workers

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Record vacancies show Covid jobs boost but some still face ‘tricky autumn’
Employment

Record vacancies show Covid jobs boost but some still face ‘tricky autumn’

Those in so-called ‘dead-end jobs’ value their work – so should society
Opinion

Those in so-called ‘dead-end jobs’ value their work – so should society

Lorry drivers and nurses offered thousands in bonuses amid staffing crisis
Employment

Lorry drivers and nurses offered thousands in bonuses amid staffing crisis

Sick pay isn’t working… and the ‘pingdemic’ proves it
Opinion

Sick pay isn’t working… and the ‘pingdemic’ proves it

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