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Designing for the Hybrid World of Work

Designing for the Hybrid World of Work

September 15, 2021

As many employers are now bringing employees back into the office and laying the foundations for “the future of hybrid working,” a variety of models have emerged. In this episode we look at the fundamental aspects to consider when designing an office space for hybrid working and we debate what approaches could make or break the success of implementing a new workplace model in the first place.    

Featured guests:

Matt Blain, Managing Principal for UK & Europe, Hassell. Jeff Phipps, General Manager, ADP UK & Ireland.

Topics covered include:

Hassell’s Workplace Futures Survey, access to green space, creating sustainable and healthy workplaces, working together versus being together, adaptive design, free food in the office, workplace models, becoming better collaborators in the office space, flexibility being about ‘we not me’, creating the policies and procedures to use agile work space, understanding culture and belonging, identifying how space supports people, mindset shifts, enabling employees to have a choice.

For more insights on workplace design and hybrid working, check out the podcast Hassell Talks.

 

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The future of work through AI lenses

The future of work through AI lenses

June 14, 2021

Artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the most important technologies in the world today…But how will AI impact our world of work in the future? We discuss how the pandemic has accelerated developments, ethics and governance, the need to demystify the headlines and to ensure diversity of talent and thought are incorporated into designs and outcomes.

Featured guests:

Giselle Mota, Principal, Future of Work, ADP. David Johnson, Service Director, ADP UK & Ireland.

Topics covered include:

MIT Taskforce paper on Artificial Intelligence and the future of work, biometrics, simulating what humans can do, surfacing insights from hire to retire, predictive analytics, examples from manufacturing ‘the come back kid’, robotics, digital twins, AI job creation and skill sets, big data, demystifying AI, data security, eliminating bias in designs and outcomes, surfacing skills through AI, Finland’s approach to educating their population.   

 

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Moving the needle on gender parity post pandemic

Moving the needle on gender parity post pandemic

May 12, 2021

In this episode we discuss recent equal pay related case law in the retail sector, gender pay gap reporting trends, global impacts of the pandemic and approaches to embedding gender parity strategies into the future of work debate. 

Featured guests:

Kelly Thomson, Partner, Employment, Engagement and Equality, RPC. Sarah Massey, Legal Director, ADP UK & Ireland  

Topics covered include:

Equal pay legislation, gender pay gap reporting, supreme court rulings on equal pay, World Economic Forum Gender Gap Report, transparency as a trigger for change, fairness strategies, diversity & inclusion approaches.   

 

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Rethinking the office space – it’s a people thing

Rethinking the office space – it’s a people thing

April 8, 2021

The way that some businesses and employees think about the office has changed - from its location and its layout, to its very purpose…And so as businesses look to reopen offices, we talk about co-creating a new space in unison with employees and HR’s unique position to lead the way and balance the many perspectives that have now emerged around this topic.

Featured guests:

Tim Allen, Author and Managing Director of Workplace, Aberley. Annabel Jones, Senior HR Director, ADP. 

Topics covered include:

Redesigning the office space, hybrid working, what do we want from the office, co-creating with our people, personal productivity vs corporate productivity, why come back to the office.

 

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Effective practices for an energised dispersed workforce

Effective practices for an energised dispersed workforce

March 9, 2021

In this episode we are joined by author and TEDx speaker Perry Timms, to talk about ‘peak work’ and the role which self-managed practices can play in creating more energised workplaces. We dive into some tangible examples and look at this topic through COVID-19 lenses. 

Featured guests:

Perry Timms, author and founder of PTHR. Jeff Phipps, General Manager, ADP UK & Ireland.

Topics covered include:

Managing remotely, self managed practices, stress in the workplace, virtual fatigue, work life balance, employee engagement.

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The role of employee data in organisational design decisions

The role of employee data in organisational design decisions

February 8, 2021

In this episode Rakesh Chopra, Snr Transformation Manager, Allianz Global and Jeff Phipps, General Manager, ADP UK & Ireland, discuss the role of employee data in predicting trends and supporting critical decisions during Covid times and beyond. Guests share their practical insights on transformation progammes and pre-requisites for success in this area.   

Featured guests:

Rakesh Chopra, Snr Transformation Manager, Allianz Global. Jeff Phipps, General Manager, ADP UK & Ireland.

Topics covered include:

Workforce planning, power of employee data, harvesting analytics from remote working technology, data visualisation, data ethics, organisation design strategies. 

 

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Dealing with work from anywhere requests

Dealing with work from anywhere requests

January 13, 2021

In this episode we chat to Becky Woods, Sr. Director, Global Mobility at ADP, about approaches to dealing with ‘work from anywhere’ requests. We look at whether such requests can really be accommodated given all the complexities involved and we ponder whether those employers who don’t offer a work from anywhere, anytime policy in future, will start to lose out longer term.

Featured guest:

Becky Woods, Sr. Director, Global Mobility, ADP

Topics covered include:

Remote working overseas, flexible working arrangements of the future, compliance and tax considerations, immigration law, duty of care, employee value proposition, employee experience vs corporate risk. 

 

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The road to civilian employment

The road to civilian employment

December 18, 2020

In this special episode we chat about the civilian working life of veterans and reservists. Our guests, all from ADP UK, tell us about their journeys, their unique skills and their perspectives on the Employers NICs relief on the wages of veterans, which is coming in the new tax year.

Featured guests:

Jeff Phipps, General Manager, ADP UK & Ireland, Chris King, Strategic Account Manager, ADP, Graham Butterworth, Client District Manager, ADP.  

Topics covered include:

National Insurance contribution holiday for veterans, transferable skills, Armed Forces Covenant Gold Award, consultation on supporting veterans' transition to civilian life, stories of transitions in to civilian working life, approaches to supporting veteran and reservist employees. 

 

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A look at unpaid overtime trends

A look at unpaid overtime trends

December 18, 2020

In this second pilot episode we reflect on increases in unpaid overtime being worked since COVID-19 hit. Listen to Nicholas Gribben, HR Director, DB Group and Jeff Phipps, General Manager, ADP UK & Ireland, discuss the longer-term implications of this trend.

Featured guests:

Jeff Phipps, General Manager, ADP UK & Ireland, Nicholas Gribben, HR Director, DB Group.

Topics covered include:

ADP's Workforce View 2020 Vol 2, findings on increases in unpaid overtime since Covid-19 hit, wellbeing at work approaches, Working Time Directive, payroll professionals coping with increased workloads.    

 

Copyright@2021 Automatic Data Processing Limited (ADP). All rights reserved. This content may not be distributed, reproduced, modified, sold or used without the written permission of ADP. The information is provided "as is" without any expressed or implied warranty, and is advisory in nature. This content is provided with the understanding that neither the presenters nor the writers are rendering legal advice or other professional services. This material is current as of the date of this episode (3rd September 2020).

A timely debate about flexible working

A timely debate about flexible working

December 18, 2020

This first pilot episode features Jeff Phipps, General Manager at ADP UK and our client, Marcia La-Rose, Head of HR at Four Communications. We take a look at employee sentiment around flexible working as reported on in ADP's Workforce View 2020 Report Volume Two and share our own experiences of flexible working and what the future could look like in a post Coronavirus world...

 

Featured guests: 

Jeff Phipps, General Manager, ADP UK & Ireland, Marcia La-Rose, Head of HR, Four Communications

Topics covered include: 

ADP's Workforce View 2020 Vol 2 findings, redefining flexible working policies, approaches to remote working, wellbeing in the workplace. 

 

Copyright@2021 Automatic Data Processing Limited (ADP). All rights reserved. This content may not be distributed, reproduced, modified, sold or used without the written permission of ADP. The information is provided "as is" without any expressed or implied warranty, and is advisory in nature. This content is provided with the understanding that neither the presenters nor the writers are rendering legal advice or other professional services. This material is current as of the date of this episode (7th August 2020).

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