With the NHS facing an £8 to £10 billion real terms cut from 2011, is a 10% cut in staff

  • “Utter nonsense” (45%, 92 Votes)
  • A brave step to improve efficiency (33%, 67 Votes)
  • Unfortunate but probably necessary (22%, 47 Votes)

Total Voters: 206

Start Date: Tuesday, September 8, 2009 @ 11:07 am
End Date: No Expiry

Do you agree with the 92 per cent of the British public, who believe that admitting to having a mental health illness would damage someone’s career:

  • yes (90%, 285 Votes)
  • no (10%, 30 Votes)

Total Voters: 315

Start Date: Wednesday, September 2, 2009 @ 10:30 am
End Date: No Expiry

A recent poll found 71% of workers felt unable to share their concerns about stress with their managers. Does your organization:

  • Believe stress is mainly an excuse for absenteeism (43%, 52 Votes)
  • Pay lip service to stress as an issue, but do nothing (30%, 36 Votes)
  • Encourage discussion and actively help (17%, 20 Votes)
  • Listen, but offer little help (10%, 12 Votes)

Total Voters: 120

Start Date: Wednesday, August 26, 2009 @ 11:24 am
End Date: No Expiry

Is workplace temperature a common source of complaints in your organisation?

  • Yes (86%, 260 Votes)
  • No (14%, 42 Votes)

Total Voters: 302

Start Date: Wednesday, August 19, 2009 @ 9:39 am
End Date: No Expiry

Does a compulsory retirement age help or hinder HR strategy?

  • Helps HR Strategy (66%, 153 Votes)
  • Hinders HR Strategy (34%, 79 Votes)

Total Voters: 232

Start Date: Wednesday, August 12, 2009 @ 10:40 am
End Date: No Expiry

Are bonuses nescessary for performance and talent management?

  • No (62%, 221 Votes)
  • Yes (38%, 137 Votes)

Total Voters: 358

Start Date: Wednesday, August 5, 2009 @ 11:21 am
End Date: No Expiry

Are you concerned that your talented staff may leave once the recession ends?

  • Yes (62%, 124 Votes)
  • No (38%, 75 Votes)

Total Voters: 199

Start Date: Wednesday, July 29, 2009 @ 9:48 am
End Date: No Expiry

Whether consciously or subconsiously, does class background influence your recruitment decisions?

  • No (62%, 129 Votes)
  • Yes (38%, 79 Votes)

Total Voters: 208

Start Date: Wednesday, July 22, 2009 @ 11:59 am
End Date: No Expiry

Does your organisation have contingency plans in the event of a flu pandemic?

  • Yes (57%, 230 Votes)
  • No (43%, 171 Votes)

Total Voters: 401

Start Date: Tuesday, July 14, 2009 @ 5:56 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Which is the most effective method to reduce costs during the recession?

  • Flexible working (56%, 154 Votes)
  • Across the board budget cuts (31%, 86 Votes)
  • Redundancies (9%, 25 Votes)
  • Outsourcing (3%, 9 Votes)
  • Reduced training (1%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 274

Start Date: Wednesday, July 8, 2009 @ 10:28 am
End Date: No Expiry

By asking employees to work for free, are British Airways:

  • Exploiting their staff. (57%, 245 Votes)
  • Managing talent innovatively (43%, 186 Votes)

Total Voters: 431

Start Date: Wednesday, July 1, 2009 @ 10:00 am
End Date: No Expiry

Do you think stress in the workplace is:

  • Increasing (74%, 298 Votes)
  • Same as ever (21%, 84 Votes)
  • Decreasing (5%, 19 Votes)

Total Voters: 401

Start Date: Wednesday, June 24, 2009 @ 10:53 am
End Date: No Expiry

Will you consider laying off staff on long term sick leave?

  • Yes (73%, 116 Votes)
  • No (27%, 44 Votes)

Total Voters: 160

Start Date: Wednesday, June 17, 2009 @ 10:42 am
End Date: No Expiry

How secure do you feel in your current job?

  • A little uncertain – slight chance of redundancy (33%, 117 Votes)
  • Fairly secure – little chance of redundancy (33%, 115 Votes)
  • Worried – redundancy is a real possibility (16%, 56 Votes)
  • Very secure – no chance of redundancy (10%, 36 Votes)
  • For the chop – already received or are about to receive notice (8%, 29 Votes)

Total Voters: 353

Start Date: Tuesday, June 9, 2009 @ 1:15 pm
End Date: No Expiry

Is the Government’s announcement that it will shelve paternity leave plans:

  • a welcome relief? (65%, 223 Votes)
  • a retrograde step? (35%, 119 Votes)

Total Voters: 342

Start Date: Wednesday, June 3, 2009 @ 7:14 am
End Date: No Expiry

Is your company planning to recruit graduates in 2009?

  • No (68%, 117 Votes)
  • Yes (32%, 54 Votes)

Total Voters: 171

Start Date: Wednesday, May 27, 2009 @ 10:19 am
End Date: No Expiry

Using drug tests to identify employees to sack during a downsizing operation is:

  • A clever technique that deals with two issues at once (50%, 126 Votes)
  • Immoral and underhand (50%, 124 Votes)

Total Voters: 250

Start Date: Wednesday, May 20, 2009 @ 10:42 am
End Date: No Expiry

Is the Met guilty of discrimination against the Muslim chef, who does not wish to cook pork?

  • No (93%, 148 Votes)
  • Yes (7%, 12 Votes)

Total Voters: 160

Start Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2009 @ 2:10 pm
End Date: No Expiry