With unemployment figures set to soar to two million for the first time since the mid-nineties, the government is introducing new legislation to “keep British jobs for British workers”, banning employers from advertising jobs overseas.
New finance directors have been appointed at companies including Cyril Sweett, NWF and Rightmove.
It’s Blue Monday, the most depressing day of the year. According to staff absence specialist FirstCare, 22 per cent of workers are likely to call in sick today as seasonal illness hits a peak. Here’s how to deal with your bed-ridden employees.
Outsec founder Vanessa Phillips scoured the world for the best people to staff her secretarial typing business but has found the best candidates are British.
While other companies feel the crunch, cleaning franchise Time For You has seen a 300 per cent increase in enquiries.
The government is bailing out the banking sector for a second time as Royal Bank of Scotland reports the country’s biggest-ever corporate loss.