CIPD responds to skills consultation with call for government-led campaign to tackle the leadership and people management skills deficit undermining UK competitiveness
According to the Chartered ... UK — CIPD calls for government campaign to tackle leadership and people management skills deficit
London is continuing to grow its share of the IT jobs market and now accounts for 40% of all new IT jobs being created in the UK, despite representing just 13% of the overall population, according ... UK - London has 13% of population but creates nearly half of IT jobs
Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD).
Arguing for a greater focus on the opportunity to boost growth by focusing on raising standards of leadership and management in UK firms, rather than a less ... UK - DPM calls for more frank discussions and less red tape
The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) expects the UK economy to continue to grow, and at a slightly faster pace in 2010 than had been expected. But the pace of recovery looks to be more ... UK — Economic recovery will continue but growth will be restrained in 2011, says CBI
explore the potential for a clearly defined, well-managed and appropriately priced licensing system for the UK recruitment sector?
In advance of the Debate, which the REC declined to attend, the REC ... UK — Over half of recruiters would consider licensing for the recruitment industry
the case for the kind of wholesale 'drive to deregulate' advocated by sections of the business lobby.
It highlights evidence showing:
• The UK still has the third least regulated ... UK - Economics of employment regulation shows business wrong to always see red
In its latest Quarterly Economic Forecast, published today, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has downgraded its growth expectations for 2011 and 2012. The new forecast is predicting UK Gross ... UK - Unemployment forecast to peak at 2.6 million in mid-2012
Turnover in the UK's recruitment industry has bounced back by over 25% to just under 25 billion Pounds over the past year (April 2010 to March 2011), according to the latest annual industry report ... UK - Recruitment industry up +25% y-o-y to 25 billion Pounds
UK Gross Domestic Product (GDP) decreased by -0.5% in the fourth quarter of 2010, following growth of +0.7% in the previous quarter.
Output in production industries increased by +0.9%.
Output ... UK – GDP falls in Q4 2010 q-o-q but is up y-o-y
America and Asia and the rate of decline in Europe stabilized. Japan did particularly well.
“The demand for recruitment process outsourcing and managed services in the US has been increasing and the UK