For individuals to be able to contribute to the overall success of a business, it is essential that they understand their own role, and the responsibilities that it entails. Tim Smith explores the need for firms to have an effective Training and Competence scheme and how the tools on the Development Zone can support this.
Are you being watched? Workplace Surveillance is on the Rise
With remote working ongoing for many companies, some employers are looking for ways to monitor performance from afar. But can surveillance tools signal a recipe for disaster? Jess Capper investigates how.
Starting a New Job in a Global Pandemic
Starting a new job can be daunting at the best of times but particularly so during the current Covid-19 pandemic. RWA’s latest recruit Chloe Morris reflects on her first week at the company.
Should Video Calls be Recorded?
The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in a shift towards home working, meaning that videocalls are becoming a regular feature of our working lives. But should these calls be recorded, and what might be the implications of doing so?
The Demand for Soft Skills
Soft skills such as motivation, self-management, and problem solving have become even more crucial in the era of remote working. How can employees showcase these talents and what benefits can they bring to the workplace?
Supporting a Return to Work After Absence
Returning to work after a period of absence can be a difficult adjustment. How can employers effectively support a return to work after absence?
Back to Business - Returning to the Workplace
As many businesses start moving back into the office, Jessica Capper shares her own experience of returning to the workplace.
Why is a Good Handover Important?
Handovers are an important business process, particularly in financial services. How can organisations ensure a smooth handover process?
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, many employers are likely to turn to videoconferencing when looking to recruit. How can employers and potential recruits make the most of this new way of interviewing?