With the furlough scheme having now come to an end, the government has announced additional support for employers in the form of an extension to the Plan for Jobs. Moving forward, it will be down to...
Almost two thirds (63%) of business leaders have said they are struggling to recruit as candidates lack the specialist skills and relevant experience they need.
Less than half (46%) of employers use data to identify skills gaps in their organisation, according to a new report by the CIPD and Omni.
Vacancies at hospitality businesses are more than twice as difficult to fill than other industries, with travel restrictions to the UK cited as a major hindrance.
It’s really no secret; the hospitality sector has been changed forever by the pandemic.
There were a total of 1.66 million active job adverts in the UK at the end of August, with HGV drivers and nurses in the highest demand.
According to the CIPD, almost six in ten (57%) HR professionals have said they have suffered staff shortages in the last month due to employees being told to self-isolate by the NHS Test and Trace...