Culture

Back in business: global CEOs eye expansion rather than cuts

This WORKTECH Wednesday Briefing, new surveys from KPMG and Gensler suggest that companies are feeling more confident about the future and less inclined to slash office space

Perks of the job: will office bribes bring people back?

This WORKTECH Academy briefing looks at how this autumn’s much-heralded return to the office is being greased by a few well-placed employee incentives - from free food, DJs and dogs to safe space

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Why ‘experience journeys’ are critical to a switch to hybrid work

This WORKTECH Briefing looks at the critical role of experience mapping in shaping the future of work and the debate behind UK civil servants being forced back to the office

Making hybrid happen: decision time for companies

This WORKTECH Wednesday Briefing looks for guidance on hybrid working models from the tech giants and the big banks – only to find mixed messages. When will the picture become clearer?

Rising resilience: how to create a resilient working culture

In a time of constant change, resilience has never been a more critical characteristic for the workforce and workplace. A report by Nespresso highlights how individuals, teams and environments can remain resilient during times of flux

Elemental Change: seven scenarios for that sinking feeling

In an exclusive extract from his new book about making complex change happen, British workplace strategist Neil Usher describes a series of alternative change scenarios that companies might recognise right now

Will a legal ‘right to disconnect’ protect remote workers?

This Wednesday Briefing looks at a survey supporting more protection for home workers, the cultural barriers to digital transformation, and the future of the legal workplace

Banking sector now the battleground over ‘inhumane’ work culture

Our latest WORKTECH Wednesday Briefing looks at the fall-out from the infamous Goldman Sachs internal survey of working conditions. Do we risk reverting to the all-hours office?