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Sevenoaks District Council

Sevenoaks District Council is immensely proud of its reputation as a “seriously different council”. It manages over 70 different services, serving 49,000 households and around 115,000 people. Over the last ten years it has gained recognition for being one the best of its kind in the UK. It was the first organisation in the South East to achieve Investors in People Platinum accreditation, and is the first local authority to become financially self-sufficient

Investors in People announce new Chair

Investors in People Community Interest Company (IIP) are delighted to announce the appointment of Ian Deninson, Group HR and Communications Director at Amey Plc, as their new Chair of the Board. 

Ian Deninson has significant experience as a senior HR leader across a diverse range of sectors and has utilised the IIP framework at Dulux, Carlsberg and Amey. He has invaluable insight into the challenges facing organisations wanting to bring the best out of their people.

Investors in People - Health and Wellbeing Workshop, Basingstoke

By building an engaging and supportive culture, with health and wellbeing at the heart, organisations can create an environment where individual and business performance really thrives

Join us for an interactive half-day workshop designed to help identify your organisation's key challenges and address these through a clear and measurable step by step plan of action.

Led by an experienced IIP Health & Wellbeing Practitioner, the workshop will help participants create a toolbox of insights, learnings and practical takeaway strategies.


Investors in People 'Aspire' Breakfast Briefing Series 3

The Investors in People ‘Aspire 2018’ programme looks at the internal and external challenges faced by Platinum contenders, and the ways in which they continuously raise the bar.

We are living through a fundamental transformation in the way we work. Automation is changing the skills organisations are looking for in their people. These momentous changes raise huge organisational talent and HR challenges – at a time when business leaders are already facing unprecedented risks, disruption and political and societal upheaval.

Investors in People first Managing Mental report shows 80% of UK Employees are Stressed

In support of World Mental Health Week, Investors in People is proud to announce the publication of its first ever Managing Mental Health in the Workplace report for 2018. Following a survey of 1000 full-time and 1000 part-time employees, IIP collated an eye-opening series of statistics which prove the extent to which mental wellbeing is becoming increasingly important to employees across industry, region and gender.

What do young people really think about apprenticeships?

We’ve talked before about the apprenticeship ‘image problem’ that, thankfully, is starting to disappear.

Apprenticeships have a huge amount to offer and the more we do to help young people see apprenticeships as relevant, the quicker the image problem will go away.

To do this, we need to understand what they think of them. In 2017, Investors in People conducted research into how young people perceive apprenticeships to find out just that.


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