Time off incentives can boost productivity

Incentivising top performers with time off rather than just cash bonuses is not widespread, but some believe it could boost profitability

Company culture: growth or performance-based?

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

The complication of taxing robots

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Proposal of a robot tax to safeguard government revenue and provide for displace workers is not as straightforward as it may at first appear

Planning to counter tech threat to jobs

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The impact of automation and artificial intelligence threatens to throw millions out of work, giving rise to a proposed universal basic income

How collaboration powers productivity

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Effective communication and collaboration can not only spark creativity and innovation, productivity also increases

Workplace success through robotic process automation

Toy robots in the office

The latest office recruit taking over routine tasks is not a sci-fi metal robot with menacing limbs, instead it’s a computer software program capable of machine-learning

How to solve UK’s productivity puzzle

From the NHS to the worldwide web, the UK has much to be proud of – but not our record on productivity

Understanding the sleep economy

Tempur and Raconteur’s ‘The science of sleep’ report delves into how we sleep and what effect our sleeping patterns have on our global economies