UK in top ranking for skilled labour
Posted on 09/02/2016
The UK is one of the top countries in the world for employing skilled migrants, according to new findings. According to the Global Talent Competitiveness Index, by Adecco Group, the UK ranks seventh in the world for its ability to attract, develop and retain highly-skilled migrants.
National Living Wage will ‘hinder manufacturing industry’
Posted on 08/02/2016
The introduction of a national living wage will hinder job production in the future, manufacturer’s have warned. Industry body EEF claimed that more than a third of manufacturers (36 per cent) see increasing pressure on business costs as a possible risk to growth this year.
University ‘a gamble’ for many youngsters
Posted on 05/02/2016
University is fast becoming a gamble for many young people, according to new findings. A report by City and Guilds has warned that many youngsters do not understand the types of jobs available across the UK and are not making informed choices when it comes to the degrees they take up.
How employers should approach the winter blues
Posted on 02/02/2016
Most of us are familiar with the ‘winter blues’, especially as it gets to that time of year when the sun is no longer shining, and we have to return back to the daily grind after a short oasis in the form of annual leave.