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UK – Study reveals ten million jobs at threat from advancing technology

10 November 2014

A third of Britain's jobs are under threat from technology and could be replaced within the next two decades, according to research by Deloitte and Oxford University.The study predicts that as many as 10.8 million jobs could be replaced by automation and robots with low paid jobs five times more...


UK – Wage growth remains subdued despite strengthening labour market

10 November 2014

The CIPD has today released its quarterly Labour Market Outlook report which suggests that employment will again grow strongly in the final quarter of 2014 but wage growth is likely to remain subdued. The latest report from the professional body for HR and people development shows that near-...


UK – Phaidon reports strong growth

10 November 2014

Phaidon Holdings, the parent company of Phaidon International, the London headquartered international multi-sector specialist recruitment group, announced a trading update for the full year ended 31st October 2014.Group revenues for the full year grew in excess of £30m, which is a +49% increase o...


Germany – Quarter of retirees continue to work

10 November 2014

One in two Germans between the age of 55 and 70 continues to work while approximately a quarter of those in retirement age are still active in the labour market. This is according to the study ‘Transitions and Old Potential’ by the Federal Institute for Population Development which was presented...


UK - Brightfield Strategies hosts buyer event in London

10 November 2014

Brightfield Strategies are running a small event on Thursday 13th November to discuss its new and exciting Talent Data Exchange service which will be launched early 2015.The session is aimed at HR and Procurement Professionals with responsibility for the management of Contingent Labour.Jason Ezra...


Sweden - NetJobs makes loss and discontinues Norway and Finland

7 November 2014

Sweden-based job board NetJobs AB (NJOB: STO) reported revenue of SEK 7.011 million (€761,395) for the third quarter ending 30th September 2014, a drop of -1% compared with SEK 7.048 million (€766,822) for the same period last year. The company continues to lose money with operating profit decrea...


UK - Placements and salaries rise slower

7 November 2014

Permanent staff placements continued to rise in October, extending the current period of expansion to 25 months. However, the rate of expansion was the slowest since November 2013. Similarly, temporary/contract staff billings increased for an eighteenth successive month, but the latest rise was t...


Netherlands - Brunel International COO Europe leaving immediately

7 November 2014

In a press release issued this morning, Brunel International have announced that Jeroen Ekkel, COO Europe and the company have “decided to part ways”.The release states that the move was by “mutual agreement” and “a settlement was agreed on the termination of the contract for services. Based on t...


UK - Students List Top 100 Undergraduate Employers

7 November 2014

The top 100 undergraduate employers in the UK have today been announced by RateMyPlacement.co.uk. Using over 7,000 student reviews throughout the 2013-2014 academic year, the table ranks organisations that recruit over 15 students a year on placements, internships, vacation schemes and insights;...


World – Weaker France and Germany impact Adecco’s Q3

6 November 2014

Adecco (ADEN: VX), the largest staffing company in the world, reported revenue for the third quarter ending 30 September of €5.2 billion, an increase of +3% (+4% in constant currency) from €5.0 billion during the same period last year.Revenue growth of +4% in constant currency during Q3 2014 foll...