Jobs

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

UK unemployment reaches 40-year low

UK unemployment reaches 40-year low

UK unemployment reaches 40-year low

New figures show that unemployment has reached the lowest rate since 1976, and there's been a decrease of EU nationals working in the UK

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Len McCluskey, general secretary of Unite, said Theresa May has lost all authority

Unite: Brexit turning into potential job-loss nightmare

Unite: Brexit turning into potential job-loss nightmare

Len McCluskey, general secretary of Unite, said Prime Minister Theresa May has lost all authority or capacity to make decisions

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Carpetright to close 81 stores, leading to hundreds of job losses

Carpetright to close 81 stores, leading to hundreds of job losses

Carpetright to close 81 stores, leading to hundreds of job losses

Flooring firm Carpetright will close stores as part of a plan to return to profitability

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Poundworld redundancies announced as company struggles to find buyer

Poundworld redundancies announced as company struggles to find buyer

Poundworld redundancies announced as company struggles to find buyer

Poundworld went into administration last week, and almost 100 staff from the head office have now been made redundant

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Rolls Royce to cut 1,500 jobs

Rolls Royce to cut 4,600 jobs over the next two years

Rolls Royce to cut 4,600 jobs over the next two years

Rolls Royce will reduce the number of management roles, with workers at its Derby site thought to be affected

Monday, June 11, 2018

Monday, June 11, 2018

Over 5,000 jobs at risk as Poundworld goes into administration

Over 5,000 jobs at risk as Poundworld goes into administration

Poundworld has 350 stores in the UK and is set to appoint Deloitte to handle the administration

Monday, June 4, 2018

Monday, June 4, 2018

Hundreds of thousands of people in debt over social care fees

Hundreds of thousands of people in debt over social care fees

Hundreds of thousands of people in debt over social care fees

The GMB Union found that over 160,000 people were taken to court over non-payment of social care fees

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Young adults turning their hobbies into careers

Young adults turning their hobbies into careers

One in eight people has turned a hobby into a career in industries including technology and music, according to new research.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

All customer calls will be answered in centres across the UK by 2020

BT to bring all call centres back to the UK and Ireland

BT to bring all call centres back to the UK and Ireland

BT has pledged to bring all its call centres back to the UK and Ireland and is planning a converged broadband and mobile network as part of raft of announcements for its customers.

Friday, May 4, 2018

Friday, May 4, 2018

BT set to axe 6,000 jobs

BT set to axe 6,000 jobs

The British telecoms company is set to cut around 6% of their workforce to save on their wage bill.

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Virgin Media set to cut more than 500 jobs

Virgin Media set to cut 500 jobs

The telecommunications firm is set to close a number customer operations sites over the next two years.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

The number of Britons looking for jobs in the EU increased by 15% in recent months

'Brexodus' fear as Brits search for jobs in EU

'Brexodus' fear as Brits search for jobs in EU

The number of Britons looking for jobs in the EU increased by 15% in recent months, suggesting a "Brexodus" of workers

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Lloyds hopes to redeploy affected staff where possible, with compulsory redundancies a "last resort"

Lloyds axe 1,200 jobs and will shut 49 branches

Lloyds axe 1,200 jobs and will shut 49 branches

The banking giant said 1,230 jobs will be cut across its branch network and some central functions as part of the move

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

'1 in 3 workers think their job will be taken by robots within 10 years'

'1 in 3 workers think their job will be taken by robots within 10 years'

'1 in 3 workers think their job will be taken by robots within 10 years'

Research shows many workers claim they're not being offered the chance to gain new skills in preparation for change

Friday, January 26, 2018

Friday, January 26, 2018

Job advert asking applicants to 'deal with male banter' slammed for sexism

Job advert asking applicants to 'deal with male banter' slammed for sexism

Job advert asking applicants to 'deal with male banter' slammed for sexism

The advert asks applicants to 'deal with the male banter and be sociable but not distracting'

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Employment figures reach record high, despite predictions of doom due to Brexit

UK employment figures reach record high

Employment figures reach record high, despite predictions of doom due to Brexit

There were more than 32.2 million people in employment in the three months to November

Friday, November 3, 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017

Most 'sexist' city in the UK revealed as Chester, research says

Most 'sexist' city in the UK revealed as Chester, research says

Most 'sexist' city in the UK revealed as Chester, research says

Jobs site Adzuna claims Chester has the biggest gender pay gap of all UK cities

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Ryanair: 'Pilots are not treated as the highly trained professionals that they are'

Ryanair: Former pilot says 'we aren't treated like the highly trained professionals we are'

Ryanair: Former pilot says 'we aren't treated with the respect we deserve'

Former airline pilot Terry Tozer thinks Ryanair aren't being fully honest about the reasons for the cancelled flights

Monday, July 31, 2017

Monday, July 31, 2017

New BBC pay row erupts over World Service and news gap

New BBC pay row erupts over World Service and news gap

New BBC pay row erupts over World Service and news gap

Those working for the BBC's World Service have become angered over the amount they are paid

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017

'We now have an economic superclass who couldn't give a stuff for the licence payer', says journalist

BBC pay gap is disgusting, says Peter Oborne

BBC pay gap is disgusting, says Peter Oborne

Daily Mail journalist Peter Oborne says there needs to be a national conversation about how much people get paid

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Taylor review: 'Theresa May will implement recommendations if public want good quality work for all', says author

Taylor review: 'Theresa May will implement recommendations if public want good-quality work for all', says author

Taylor review: 'Theresa May will implement recommendations if public want them'

Matthew Taylor says he doesn't want his review to end up with others in history that have ended up in a graveyard in Westminster

Friday, June 30, 2017

Friday, June 30, 2017

Grenfell Tower: nearby resident says he lost his job due to the fire and the council has been 'absolutely rubbish'

Grenfell Tower: nearby resident says he lost his job due to the fire and the council has been 'absolutely rubbish'

Grenfell Tower: evacuated resident says he lost his job due to the fire

A man known as M claims many victims have been kicked out of hotels and have nowhere to stay

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Thursday, June 29, 2017

'You can't make this stuff up' - Nigel Farage leads hilarious reaction to George Osborne's sixth job

'You can't make this stuff up' - Nigel Farage leads hilarious reaction to George Osborne's sixth job

Nigel Farage leads hilarious reaction to George Osborne's sixth job

George Osborne is to become an honorary professor of economics at the University of Manchester

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Berlin to pay woman nearly €7,000 for rejecting job application due to her headscarf

Berlin state ordered to pay woman nearly €7,000 for rejecting job application due to her headscarf

Berlin to pay compensation to woman for rejecting job application over headscarf

The woman was told during a job interview that she couldn't wear a headscarf at work

Friday, June 23, 2017

Friday, June 23, 2017

'Every office should have a dog or two' - Dogs take our jobs as many celebrate 'Bring Your Dog To Work Day'

'Every office should have a dog or two' - Mutts take our jobs as Britain celebrates Bring Your Dog To Work Day

Mutts take our jobs as many celebrate Bring Your Dog To Work Day

Many have posted photos of dogs taking their jobs, so we've compiled the best ones in one place

Friday, May 26, 2017

Friday, May 26, 2017

'Person who irons Trump's wig every morning' - Twitter suggests new jobs for Katie Hopkins

'Person who irons Trump's wig every morning' - Twitter suggests new jobs for Katie Hopkins

'Ironing Trump's wig everyday' - Twitter suggests new jobs for Katie Hopkins

Katie Hopkins has agreed to leave LBC, so now she's got more time on her hands, Twitter has been suggesting new jobs for her

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Damian Green has defended the changes to the benefit system

Work and pensions secretary defends benefit changes: 'Working is beneficial for individuals and children across the board'

'Working is beneficial for individuals and children across the board'

The benefits system will be changing this week and MP Damian Green says it will encourage people to stay in work

Friday, February 3, 2017

Friday, February 3, 2017

George Galloway announces support for Donald Trump's plan to bring manufacturing back to America

George Galloway backs Donald Trump's plan to bring manufacturing back to America

George Galloway backs Donald Trump's plan to bring manufacturing back to America

During Trump has frequently claimed that he would bring jobs back to America by increasing manufacturing in the country