Tag Archives: HR

The Benefits of Hiring People with Autism

This is a guest blog post written by Joe Thomas.  In the UK there are more than 700,000 individuals living with autism, however, less than 15% of these people are in full-time employment. This is a dispiriting figure when you … Continue reading

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Employees with disabilities suffering mis-treatment in the workplace

Employees with disabilities are twice as likely as their non-disabled colleagues to be mis-treated at work by managers, colleagues and customers, according to a new study. In their paper, “The Ill-treatment of Disabled Employees in British Workplaces,” researchers from Cardiff … Continue reading

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The Sunday Telegraph’s “Make Britain Count” launched to highlight numeracy skills in the UK

The latest figures reveal a staggering 7 million adults in Britain are at a disadvantage in the workplace due to poor numeracy skills. This equates to approximately 21 percent of the available workforce who are twice as likely to be … Continue reading

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The HR Directors Business Summit

iansyst is attending the HR Directors Business Summit in Birmingham at the ICC on the 24th -25th January. One of the largest HR events in the world, iansyst is looking forward to attending the event to showcase new products, offer its … Continue reading

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HR staff suffer increased stress levels during the festive period

While many departments may be winding down and getting into the spirit of Christmas, there is one department that will not have this luxury during the festive period:  the HR department. A recent poll carried out by Bupa has shown … Continue reading

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