Employing & managing staff

Men and women bosses both discriminate over maternity leave fears

New research shows that male and female bosses both have the same reservations about hiring female staff and them taking maternity leave.


Think you’re better than your boss? You’re not the only one

Research from CABA, reveals 28 per cent of Brits thin they can do a better job than their boss with more than one in three confessing they think about quitting on a regular basis.

Business management

What is the formula for the perfect boss

Bosses being honest, approachable and fair is key for UK workers, with just one in ten believing their boss is sincere, new research discovers.


Four in ten employees say they suffer from a ‘bad boss’

Research by Robert Half shows UK bosses are failing employees who crave better management.


Bosses driven crazy by employee habits

Poor time keeping, office romances and foul employee habits rife when working in smaller businesses, a new study reveals.


Bosses are making Christmas miserable for UK workers

Majority of UK workers will not be taking part in any festive celebrations in the office and employers wont be offering bonuses, a new study reveals.

Business management

Work/life balance worries SME bosses more than finance

SME bosses worry more about the impact of work on their lives than they do about profit and loss and finances, a new study reveals.


Large percentage of employees unimpressed by their superiors

One in three bosses are judged as 'badly-behaved' by their employees, according to a survey of more than 1,000 British workers.


Men are better bosses than women…

...that's according to the results of a study that asks women if they prefer a male or a female manager.


Bosses need to take a break

Bosses are finding it difficult to tear themselves away from the office while on holiday - if they can take any holiday at all...


Employees think bosses live the good life

Almost a third of employees think the boss of their firm has an extravagant office, research finds.


Rules of Engagement

Are you a good boss or a bad boss? Or, more to the point, do you care what your employees think about you?

Business Technology

How to keep your small business safe online

Here's how Security Service Edge from Vodafone can help to protect your SME from ever-increasing cyber threats

Business Technology

How to grow a global creative agency in record time

Find out how creative agency, Myth Studio, used technology to grow their business and quadruple their staff count in 18 months

Partner content

Attracting and keeping top talent through Total Reward

Employment benefits specialist, Drewberry, explain why you should base your benefits around a Total Reward Strategy

Partner content

5 things every small business owner needs to know before starting

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