Volumes of business across the UK financial services sector grew in the three months to June 2011, but at a slower pace than in the last three quarters, according to the latest Financial Services ... UK - Growth eases but job numbers rise in financial services
and placements across the UK professional staffing sector.
APSCo says that the surge in demand for IT skills is a result of businesses ramping-up investment in technology to boost productivity and gain ... UK - Skills shortages loom as demand for IT professionals surges
in driving future economic growth in the UK. It is also a key aspect that more and more professionals look for in their lives and careers, particularly at a time when we want to encourage employers to invest ... UK - CBI calls for new approach to employment law
For the first time in two years, optimism regarding the general business situation fell among UK manufacturers, and expectations of slower activity are driving a reappraisal of forward ... UK - Sentiment falls as manufacturers re-appraise business plans
schemes would actually hinder investment in training."
Businesses already invest 39 billion Pounds each year on training, with European data showing that 90% of UK employers provide training, well ... UK - Regulatory approach to training seen as costly and counter-productive
Insolvency and restructuring (I&R) professionals are set to receive average bonuses of 11,000 Pounds as UK companies struggle to stay solvent, according to research carried out by financial ... UK - Insolvency and restructuring bonuses reach 11,000 Pounds
continued to grow quarter-on-quarter, although the group's permanent fees in Q4 overall were marginally lower than in Q3.
In the UK the engineering sector performed well throughout FY2011 with NFI in H2 ... UK - Matchtech's NFI up +13% due to permanent placements
among many of our members is that too many young people in the UK do not have these qualities, which may explain why fewer young people are being hired. At a time when many school-leavers will be looking ... UK - Employers prefer immigrants to 'unemployable' young nationals
operations with the exception of Poland, established last year, to concentrate our efforts on the UK market. We have closed a number of peripheral locations and reduced staffing levels accordingly, to enable ... UK - HR Go confident despite losses
,000 office workers across the UK carried out by YouGov, found that employees greatly valued the social benefits of working in a communal space. Being able to meet colleagues face to face (79%) and interactions ... UK - Flexible working a myth for majority of employees