Think tank

Work Foundation

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London, United Kingdom

The Work Foundation transforms people’s experience of work and the labour market through high quality applied research that influences public policies, organisational practices while empowering individuals. Through its rigorous research programmes targeting organisations, cities, regions and economies, now and for future trends; the Work Foundation is a leading provider of analysis, evaluation, policy advice and know-how in the UK and beyond.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.theworkfoundation.com/

Address:
1 Northumberland Avenue, London WC2N 5BW, UK

Country:
United Kingdom

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
UK
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1918
Age (years)
Work Foundation
103 
United Kingdom average
 33
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Robert Hyde
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Ben Harrison
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Ben Harrison
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Ben Harrison
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Work Foundation
 7
United Kingdom average
 34
Global average
 75
2020
Work Foundation
 7
2019
Work Foundation
 7
% Female staff
2021
Work Foundation
 1%
United Kingdom average
 0%
Global average
 0%
2020
Work Foundation
 71%
2019
Work Foundation
 71%
% Female researchers
2020
Work Foundation
 100%
United Kingdom average
 23%
Global average
 11%
2019
Work Foundation
 43%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Work Foundation
 7
United Kingdom average
 37
Global average
 33
2019
Work Foundation
 6
2015
Work Foundation
 19

Social

Twitter
Followers (2021)
Work Foundation
 11,652
United Kingdom average
 34,856
Global average
 18,429
Followers (2019)
Work Foundation
 11,336
Followers (2017)
Work Foundation
 10,890
Subscribers (2021)
Work Foundation
 32
United Kingdom average
 11,623
Global average
 5,254
Subscribers (2019)
Work Foundation
 33
Followers (2019)
Work Foundation
 3,060
United Kingdom average
 5,604
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s entry in wikipedia, Organisation´s website
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