Skilled foreign workers boost economy, says Lloyds Bank

01 Sep 2014

Highly-skilled workers from abroad are filling many senior and technical roles in the UK, contributing...

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Scottish engineering and manufacturing job market contracts

01 Sep 2014

The impending vote on Scottish independence could be affecting traditionally strong employment sectors...

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Think tank urges greater savings flexibility for self-employed

01 Sep 2014

The government should offer greater flexibility for the increasing number of British self-employed workers,...

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What to do about holiday pay?

01 Sep 2014

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has issued its much anticipated decision in the case of Lock vs British...

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Euler Hermes appoints Fiona Hanoman as HRD for northern Europe

27 Aug 2014

Global credit insurance company Euler Hermes has promoted former head of HR for UK...

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Ann Corbyn joins Ridgeons as group HR director

30 Jul 2014

Ann Corbyn, former HR director of housing association BPHA, has joined timber and...

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The Crown Estate launches values-driven change plan

17 Jul 2014

The Crown Estate has announced a 10-year change programme across the organisation,...

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Homebase appoints HR director

14 Jul 2014

Home improvements retailer Homebase has appointed John Shaw as HR director, effective...

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Balancing act – Have we finally reachd a tipping point around flexible working practices?

 

Bedding down – Inside the Dorchester Collection

 

High voltage – Is the future of fleet electric?

 

Cream of the crop – Barriers to effective talent management

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