Leaders’ advice for boosting employee productivity

Five thought leaders offer tips to help overcome obstacles to raising productivity

Leaders must keep workers engaged, not just keep them

Whatever the job market, enlightened employers will want to retain top talent and develop their skillsets

Choosing a different career path

A degree from a top university may still be a fast track to the top, but enlightened organisations are beginning to tap a wider talent pool

Avoiding culture clash in mergers and acquisitions

Resolving cultural issues within organisations is an essential part of any successful merger or acquisition

Real diversity and inclusion demands a wider scope

Organisations need to widen their understanding of diversity and inclusion beyond gender and race

Neuroscience offers insights into employee engagement

Experts in neuroscience and psychology are combining to improve understanding of employee behaviour in a bid to boost engagement

Company culture: growth or performance-based?

Ball bouncing down stairs

Tension remains over whether it’s best to run a business with a growth or performance-based culture

Islamic finance growth means new opportunities for women

As the appeal of Islamic finance continues to grow, more women are seeking opportunities within the sector