Employment ‘deal’

Our research programme


We regularly conduct research with individual employers and across the industry around the employment deal.  The economic and industrial environment can have a real impact on the relationship between employers and workers - influencing the investment in pay, people's skills and how employers relate to their workforce.



Our previous publications on the employment deal

What makes a great employer

Companies that understand how managers engage their teams, and support those managers, are more likely to be the great employers of the future. Great employers will understand and anticipate the future and prepare to attract, retain and motivate excellent employees to deliver customer satisfaction. This report explored international issues around company culture and the role of the leader/manager in engaging with individuals. Published by Manpower Summer 2006. Author: Daniel Kashmir; Research manager: Kelly Drewery.