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18 June 2008

IRS Conference: Managing Stress at Work. 18 June, Cavendish Conference Centre, London

On 18 June Dr Wolfgang Seidl, Executive Director, The Validium Group, will be speaking at the IRS 1 day conference on Managing Stress at Work. While many employers have adopted the Health and Safety Executive’s stress management standards, stress-related ill health continues to be the number one cause of absence in UK workplaces. Yet the evidence shows that stress can be a positive factor in employee performance given the right management practices and culture.

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19 May 2008
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Absence Special: Stress - in the grip of it

Stress continues to be the biggest cause of workplace absence. What practical measures can HR take to rehabilitate sick staff, and prevent stress taking over? Sally O'Reilly reports. The CBI/AXA…

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07 April 2008
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Meeting demands of Generation Y should be HR's target

Generation Y - individuals born after 1980 - has started to fully infiltrate the workplace. Raised by the career-minded 'baby boomer' generation (born between 1946 and 1960), this new generation is fo…

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08 October 2007
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Dealing with Discrimination

Discrimination comes in many guises, but whatever form it takes can seriously damage your career prospects, and have a negative effect on your self-confidence and how you feel about work. Inevitabl…

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18 May 2007
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Validium welcomes Work from Home Day

Helen Knight, a consultant with Validium one of the UK’s providers of EAP services and HR consultancy, today welcomed National Work from Home Day. A passionate believer in the importance of achievi…

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