288,000 US Jobs Created in April, Strongest Month Since 2012
2 May
2014
Written by Sam Allcock

288,000 US Jobs Created in April, Strongest Month Since 2012 »

Over 288,000 new jobs were created in the United States this April, the highest level of employment growth since late 2012. The Read more…

UK Businesses Plan to Spend, Hire More This Year
6 Apr
2014
Written by Sam Allcock

UK Businesses Plan to Spend, Hire More This Year »

UK companies are planning to spend more and hire additional employees over the next 12 months, according to professional services firm Deloitte. Approximately Read more…

‘Huge’ RBS Cost Cuts on the Way
15 Jan
2014
Written by Sam Allcock

‘Huge’ RBS Cost Cuts on the Way »

Thousands of Royal Bank of Scotland staff could lose their jobs as the Edinburgh-based bank plans another round of cuts. Approximately 40,000 RBS Read more…

US October Job Creation Exceeds Expectations
8 Nov
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

US October Job Creation Exceeds Expectations »

US economic progress exceeded expectations in October, with 204,000 jobs added to the economy. Economists and employment experts were pleasantly surprised by Read more…

Older Workers Double in Ten Years, ONS Report Shows
8 Sep
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

Older Workers Double in Ten Years, ONS Report Shows »

A new Office for National Statistics report shows that the number of senior workers in the UK has doubled in the last Read more…

176,000 New American Private Sector Jobs in August
6 Sep
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

176,000 New American Private Sector Jobs in August »

United States businesses added 176,000 new jobs to the economy in August, new data from payroll processing company ADP claims. The new Read more…

Royal Mail Workers Plan Strikes Over Lack of Pay Guarantees
3 Sep
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

Royal Mail Workers Plan Strikes Over Lack of Pay Guarantees »

Staff at the Royal Mail are planning to strike over concerns that their pay rate will be reduced following the service’s privatisation. Read more…

AOL’s Public Firing Incident Highlights Digital Workplace Issues
17 Aug
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

AOL’s Public Firing Incident Highlights Digital Workplace Issues »

An AOL employee recently found out that the Internet takes corporate justice very seriously indeed. During a confidential employee meeting, AOL chief Read more…

Jobseekers Allowance Claimants Reach Record Low
14 Aug
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

Jobseekers Allowance Claimants Reach Record Low »

After months of increasing unemployment, the number of people out of work fell by a modest 4,000 in the three months leading Read more…

20-Something Professionals Moving In With Parents
9 Aug
2013
Written by Sam Allcock

20-Something Professionals Moving In With Parents »

New data from the Pew Research Center shows that a record 36 percent of young adults are living with their parents. Information Read more…