Employers more willing to return to the office than their remote workers

Company bosses are more keen than their workers on returning to offices, official data suggests. According to the Office for National Statistics, 38% of businesses expected 75% or more of their workforce to be at their usual office, while 36% of those working remotely thought they would spend the majority or all their time homeworking in the future.  The study signalled that following government guidelines … Continue reading Employers more willing to return to the office than their remote workers

VIDEO: Will we still be going to work with a runny nose?

CUE: More than 2 billion doses of coronavirus vaccines have been administered around the world. As the rollout continues, we ask: will people go back to work as normal or has the pandemic changed their attitude to infectious diseases forever?  Viktoria Yordanova has been finding out if we’ll still be meeting deadlines with a runny nose in the UK and around the world. Continue reading VIDEO: Will we still be going to work with a runny nose?

Worryingly low number of autistic people are employed

New shocking data shows that only 22 per cent of autistic adults are in any kind of employment, which is the lowest employment rate of any disability category. The figures from the Office for National Statistics show that the disability employment gap is still too wide, with around half of disabled people in work compared to over 80 per cent of non-disabled workers.  According to the … Continue reading Worryingly low number of autistic people are employed

The struggles of being a female artist

“While I may be the first woman in this office, I won’t be the last”, said Kamilla Harris in her acceptance speech as the Vice President of the U.S. Kamala made history on three fronts: she is the first Black, first South Asian American and first woman to hold that post. Kamala is not the only woman shaping the political landscape in 2021. More than … Continue reading The struggles of being a female artist

Meat or vegan? Which diet is better for your health?

Is veganism good for my health? A major study published in the British Medical Journal supports the theory that veganism could prevent some serious health conditions. The research looked into more than 48 000 participants in the course of over 18 years and classified them into three main groups: meat eaters, fish eaters and vegetarians, including vegans.  The study found vegetarians were 22% less likely … Continue reading Meat or vegan? Which diet is better for your health?