Tags: social

Schwab Foundation announces Social Entrepreneurs Of 2014

Thirty seven Social Entrepreneurs have been recognized by the Schwab Foundation as the Social Entrepreneurs of the Year 2014. The winners were selected in recognition of their innovative approaches and potential for global impact. The awardees will be announced during a livecast session at The Huffington Post, featuring Hilde Schwab, Co-Founder and Chairperson, Schwab Foundation for…

Fathers fear the social stigma of working part-time

According to a survey by recruitment firm Office Angels, fathers want to work part-time in order to spend more time with their children, but worry about how they will be viewed for doing so. The report, ‘Rise of the part-time dads’, revealed that 57% of respondents who currently work full-time would like to reduce their…

Eversheds launches first of a kind mobile application for HR professionals

nternational law firm Eversheds has today launched a global, interactive employment law guide available via a downloadable application (app) available for use on the iPhone, BlackBerry, and via the internet. The app provides answers to commonly asked questions on employment law issues, covering over 25 countries and four continents including France, Germany, Italy, Hong Kong,…

Social media sites are now gradually becoming a part of the everyday life for work and recreation. A recent study by law firm DWP LLP found that a staggering 60.7% of employers allow their employees to access social networking sites whilst at work. The results showed that majority of the employees who allowed access to…