Dame Louise Casey to leave government

Dame Louise Casey has announced that she will be leaving government later this year to take on some new roles in the summer. A career civil servant Dame Louise served 4 Prime Ministers in a number of roles in government, most recently publishing the Casey Review into social integration and opportunity in December 2016. Dame […]

Why people don’t ask for help at work

Employees may avoid asking for help in the workplace because they doubt it will be effective, new research from HEC Paris suggests.  Professor Daniel Newark, and coauthors Vanessa Bohns and Francis Flynn, found that besides the costs – notably, the discomfort and stress – of requesting help, expectations about the outcome of the help also […]