WF100 Centenary Celebration

Shape a more competitive and inclusive future for the UK
Thursday 2nd May 2019, 9:00-16:30, Work Foundation, London

With the Work Foundation’s distinct track record advancing improvements in working conditions, this Centenary milestone presents a very unique opportunity to revisit with its partners what can be done to advance more good work in a modern economy to improve productivity and drive more inclusive growth in future.

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Future-Ready Adult Learning Systems

Wednesday 13th February - Work Foundation, 21 Palmer Street, London, SW1H 0AD

The launch will bring together employers, policymakers, trade unions, providers and wider stakeholders from the UK’s skills sector to reflect on the results and discuss what action is needed moving forward.

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Dealing with the challenges of macro talent management

Monday 1st October 2018, 10:30-13:00, Work Foundation, London

As a further development to our joint event series with LUMS we are delighted to be running a session with Professor Paul Sparrow in the autumn discussing the latest effects of globalisation on managing people with the discussion around macro talent management. This marks the end of an international project run in parallel with a number of other countries.

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Productivity events series

As the UK continues to wrestle with how to resolve the UK productivity problem, the Work Foundation is working in partnership with the Centre for Productivity & Efficiency (CPE) at Lancaster University Management School, and the North West Business Leadership Team, to run a series of events, entitled Productivity Connections. Our focus in particular is what businesses can do themselves individually and collaboratively working with key partners to raise the quality of their management practices, to inspire more workplace innovation and to develop and utilise the most skilled workforce. The events aim to connect policy makers, businesses, and wider experts working to better understand and address drivers of productivity in these areas, and to shape future priorities for action.

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ENGAGING EMPLOYERS IN BUILDING BETTER QUALITY JOBS

Thursday 2nd November 2017, 9.00 - 17.00 - The Shard, London

This conference organised jointly by the OECD, Warwick University, the Work Foundation, and the Centre for Cities will bring together stakeholders from national government departments, cities, Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) as well as business, NGOs and research institutions to discuss the key challenges facing the United Kingdom in building more and better quality jobs.

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Shape the Agenda of Good Work

Thursday, 1st December 2016, 07.45-10.30 - Churchill War Rooms, London

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Embedding EDI in the workplace – Discussing future agenda on EDI at work

Wednesday, 30th November 2016, 14.00-17.00 - Aston Business School, Birmingham

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Embedding EDI in the workplace – What Works in Practice?

Monday, 10th October 2016, 09.30-15.30 - Kings Fund, London

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