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Half of employees say employers discriminate against working mothers

Almost half (49%) of mothers believe employers discriminate against working mums, according to research from specialist jobsite Workingmums.co.uk. In the website’s annual survey, only one in eight (12%) respondents said that employers do notdiscriminate against working mothers. Almost three-fifths (58%) of working mums said flexible working was the most important factor for their career progression, […]

People Power: The 5 Stages of the HR Lifecycle

Like many other areas of life and business, human resources has a unique lifecycle; however, instead of focusing on the biological aspects of development, the HR lifecycle involves the stages employees go through and the role HR takes on during those stages. The typical employee experiences five different stages during their employment: Recruitment, education, motivation, […]

Why you shouldn't ignore Glassdoor

Whether it is books or hotels, televisions or restaurants, consumers often seek the opinions of others before committing to purchase. Recent research suggests that job applicants display similar behavioural traits; also relying on online channels such as Glassdoor for trusted information to make employment decisions. Glassdoor allows employees and former employees to anonymously review companies and their management […]