Tag Archives: remote work UK

Remote work and the culture of overworking

A new academic paper emerging from the University of Kent, King’s College and the Trade Union Congress (TUC) is shedding light on the ways in which remote workers across the United Kingdom may have a tendency to work extensively long hours, for different reasons. Many studies have spoken to the productivity of remote and hybrid…
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Hybrid job postings up from December dip

Workers keen for a remote or hybrid job in the UK and Ireland will be relieved to know that hybrid jobs are on a steady rebound in Q1 2024 after facing a concerning drop just towards the end of last year. Global employment website Indeed has published figures showing the share of job postings containing…
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Remote job postings reach double-digits in the UK

Employment listing giant Indeed recently published the results of its latest research and insight into the European labour market, finding that remote job postings are near highs in the United Kingdom. At the same time, job searches for remote work seem to be on the decline. This may seem to be conflicting at first, but…
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Most UK workers willing to quit if pressured to return to office

In new research from HR consulting firm Randstad, the UK has emerged as one of the top 3 regions where staff are most likely to quit if their employer puts more pressure on them over increased office time.  The study found that more than half of the region’s workers said they would be willing to…
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