Improving the work-life balance of employees enhances the competitive advantage of employers.

According to the new book Work-life advantage by Dr Al James, which is published today by the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), the provision of working arrangements that meaningfully improve the work-life balance of employees also enhances firms’ competitive advantage.

Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) honours top geographers

2017 medals and awards presented Professor Sir Gordon Conway and Lindsey Hilsum were presented with the Society’s two Royal Medals at an awards ceremony yesterday evening. These are part of a series of awards that recognise extraordinary achievement in geographical research, fieldwork and teaching, photography and public engagement.

RGS-IBG and AGI announce strategic alliance

The Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) and the Association for Geographic Information are pleased to announce a strategic alliance, with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding which will see them working closely together to advance the understanding and use of geographic information.

Honours for highest achieving geography pupils

The Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) has given Excellence Awards to the school pupils who achieved the highest marks nationally in the 2016 geography examinations.

Britain from the Air exhibition to open in Nottingham city centre

Nottingham’s Station Street will soon be the location of a remarkable free outdoor exhibition of aerial photographs as part of a wider initiative by the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) to encourage the public to discover more about the UK’s places, environments and people.