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Lazier workers more likely to ‘get ahead’ in the workplace

Millennials are most likely to slack off in the workplace, but many are confident that they’re successful in their professional lives.

Improvements made to employment screening process

Changes are being made to the employment screening process after a woman returning to work had to show evidence of what she had been doing since her previous position, despite taking the break to raise a family.

Millions of jobs to be created by AI

The latest report ‘Harnessing the Power of AI: The Demand for Future Skills’ has revealed demand for AI-influenced jobs.

IR35 BBC presenter judgement highlights IR35 ‘chaos’

IPSE: “Burdening business with the complexity of IR35 only damages the UK economy and the overall tax take. Instead, the Treasury should focus on reforming our telegram-era tax code to be fit for the broadband age.”

UK jobs market continues to grow in strength

The Recruitment & Employment Confederation has responded to the latest ONS labour market statistics.

Revealed: The top traits that cost interviewees the job

When asked to choose between experience, education and potential, employers believe potential (62%) is more important than experience (35%); while only 2% say education.

Social care staff shortages expected

The demand for social carers is not being met, partly due to a lack of entry level talent – most of Gen Z (56% of 16-25-year olds) wouldn’t consider a career in the sector.

Grads concerned Russell Group institutes are favoured when applying for jobs

The Russell Group universities are a group of 24 institutions at the top of the university league tables, with a reputation for academic excellence and a strong research remit that cover the whole of the UK.


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