Right to disconnect: how are European countries faring?

Nearly every EU Member State has embraced teleworking and is now trying to regulate its multifaceted aspects. Even so, legislation is not yet consistent regarding the necessary distinction between private and working life.

Di |2024-06-14T07:37:07+01:00Marzo 14th, 2022|Future of Work, MF, Smart Working|0 Commenti

The global repercussions of a microchip in crisis, from cars to video games

A microprocessor shortage is crippling many sectors, particularly the automotive industry. The USA and Europe are now exploring ways to limit their over-dependence on the Asian market

Di |2024-06-14T07:26:20+01:00Giugno 7th, 2021|Future of Work, Innovation, MF|0 Commenti

Working Women: the less women work, the poorer Italy becomes

"We need to invest in public day-care centres, kindergartens, all-day schools. Women should not have to shoulder the whole burden of care", says Linda Laura Sabbadini, president of the Engagement Group Women 20, "March 8th is an opportunity to reaffirm the strength of women, since they keep the country on its feet"

Di |2024-06-14T07:26:03+01:00Marzo 8th, 2021|MF, Social Inclusion, Welfare|0 Commenti

Senior citizens are a resource for the benefit of the whole of society and not just for the world of work

According to the European Commission, one worker in two will be aged over 65 in 2070. Hence the need to focus on active ageing both inside and outside companies. "It's important to protect them, as we would lose a great deal without them," says Giovanni Lamura, director of INRCA

Di |2024-06-14T07:25:48+01:00Gennaio 15th, 2021|MF, Social Inclusion|0 Commenti

Women and work, the outlook for 2021: five directions for a new career

Working women bore the main burden of the pandemic and consequent lockdown. Will things be the same next year too? Not for all and not necessarily. In some spheres, women hold the winning hand when it comes to jobs

Di |2024-06-14T07:25:45+01:00Dicembre 21st, 2020|Future of Work, MF|0 Commenti

Smart working, companies are making their own arrangements pending a legal framework

Even when the health crisis is over, remote working will still be around. Some Italian companies were already moving in that direction before the pandemic, others are now catching up thanks to shift working and laptops. But across Europe, new regulations to manage agile working are under discussion

Di |2024-06-14T07:25:37+01:00Novembre 2nd, 2020|Lifestyle, MF, Smart Working|0 Commenti

The NEET emergency: too many young Italians are still not in education or employment

A StarNet report provides a snapshot of the situation: more than 2 million Italian youngsters are not in employment, education or training and over the past six years, the policies to help them have only gone halfway to solving the problem

Di |2024-06-14T07:25:29+01:00Settembre 18th, 2020|Education, MF|0 Commenti