2019

Outdated workplace technology limiting UK employment opportunities for disabled staff

Outdated workplace technology limiting UK employment opportunities for disabled staff

Six in ten disabled knowledge workers say their organisation ‘talks a good game about diversity without really acting’. Almost 8 in 10 (77%) disabled knowledge workers believe outdated tec... »

Two West Yorkshire Police Employees Nominated in Control Room Awards 2019

Two West Yorkshire Police Employees Nominated in Control Room Awards 2019

Two West Yorkshire Police employees have been nominated in the national Control Room Awards 2019. The awards are due to take place this Thursday (7 March) at the De Vere Orchard Hotel in Nottingham. C... »

Was 2018 positive for diversity and inclusion?

Was 2018 positive for diversity and inclusion?

The news has been filled with negative headlines, but the workplace can be a catalyst for change, says Stephen Frost. This has been an important year for diversity and inclusion (D&I), and we have... »

Gender diversity still an issue in tech sector, new report says

Gender diversity still an issue in tech sector, new report says

The inaugural Tech Talent Charter benchmarking report said smaller businesses were making more progress in cutting the gender skills gap. Gender diversity remains an issue across the technology sector... »

BAME diversity in UK ad agencies is at an all time high – but 95% of C-suites are white

BAME diversity in UK ad agencies is at an all time high – but 95% of C-suites are white

Ethnic diversity within the walls of UK ad agencies is at its “highest recorded level” according to the Institute of Practitioners (IPA) 2018 diversity study. However, the industry has sti... »

Campaign launched for more diverse fire and rescue services

Campaign launched for more diverse fire and rescue services

Firefighters in England are approximately 95% male and white. The Home Office is launching a new campaign to help fire and rescue services change that. Only 5.2% of firefighters in England are women, ... »

Business ideas for 2019: Inclusive children’s products

Business ideas for 2019: Inclusive children’s products

From books with diverse characters, to educational toys and gender-neutral clothing, discover why 2019 is the year to launch an inclusive children’s business. Inclusive children’s products encompass a... »

Why everyone’s talking about the pay gap?

Why everyone’s talking about the pay gap?

The government is proposing to compel large companies to report their remuneration disparities by ethnicity, as well as gender. What should all employers be doing already? RENÉ CARAYOL, an executive c... »

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