Recent Society releases

Wellbeing a ‘work in progress’ for most UK HR departments

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 11 June, 2018 -- A study conducted by Cascade has revealed that only 13% of HR/business managers believe their organisation has an effective wellbeing strategy in place. 67% admit that it is ‘a work in progress’.

New 'Queen's Award for Good Business' Proposed by Minister at the Launch of a Social Market Foundation Paper

 [PRESSWIRE] LONDON, May 10, 2018 -- Companies that share their profits with workers and have a social mission should get a new "Queen's Award for Enlightened Business Behaviour," a minister has suggested. 

From today, all elections are global

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 13.06.2016 -- The Global Vote launches today, allowing the world to vote on other countries’ elections – starting with the U.S. and Icelandic Presidential Elections, and the UK EU Referendum.

MILLENNIAL POLL ON BREXIT: The referendum to stay or exit the European Union is about the future, and the people who represent the future of Britain most, the millennials, have made it clear that theirs includes being part of the EU

[PRESSWIRE] Sunday, 24 April 2016 – London, UK -- Millennials have lots to say regarding the upcoming Referendum on exiting the EU and they intend to say it on election day.  In an exclusive survey of 18-34s conducted entirely on mobile devices, an overwhelming 74% intend to vote on the upcoming June 23 referendum with a solid 53% stating that they are “very likely” to vote.

Columbia Pacific Advisors and the Archdiocese of Seattle Join Forces on Seattle Senior Care Development

[PRESSWIRE] SEATTLE - 10 March, 2016 -- Columbia Pacific Advisors is entering into a long-term ground lease with the Archdiocese of Seattle and St. James Cathedral to build a 237-unit, 24-story senior housing community in Seattle’s First Hill neighborhood.

Field Nation Sponsored Study Shows Freelancing Changes the Way Work Works

[PRESSWIRE] MINNEAPOLIS - 07 December, 2015 -- Field Nation, the leading marketplace platform for contingent and on-demand workforce management, today announced results from a sponsored study published by Ardent Partners, a research and advisory firm focused on the supply management marketplace.

Cyviz Simplifies the Use of Skype for Business in Traditional Video Conferencing Environments

[PRESSWIRE] STAVANGER, Norway - 09 November, 2015 -- Cyviz, a leader in visual collaboration and command and control systems, today announced that the company has developed a more intuitive, user-friendly way to incorporate the use of Microsoft’s Skype for Business (formerly Lync) in traditional video conferencing environments.

“Generation Z is the Most Challenging, Social but Insecure Group to Enter the Workplace,” Says Ricoh Europe

[PRESSWIRE] LONDON - 05 October, 2015 -- While most businesses are still pre-occupied with integrating and accommodating Millennials in the workplace, new research commissioned by Ricoh Europe shows that Generation Z, those currently aged 19 years and younger, are about to pose major challenges for businesses.

London charity marks World Homelessness Day in concert with Jo Brand

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom- 09.10.14 -- Jo Brand (pictured) hosted a spectacular charity classical concert at the Royal Festival Hall last night in aid of The Passage, who work to end homelessness for thousands of people on London’s streets each year.

International Federation on Ageing and Bayer HealthCare Release Report Raising Awareness of How Pets Contribute to Healthy Ageing

[PRESSWIRE] Toronto, Canada - 25.09.2014 -- With advances in global public health, people around the world are living longer than ever before[i]. In response to the ageing population, healthcare systems and governments are actively working to manage the expected healthcare costs associated with the ageing process and chronic conditions of older people.