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Third of workers suffer from depression or anxiety

Posted Friday | Careers Advice

According to the recent study, four in 10 cited work as being a ‘key contributor’ to mental health issues

UK tradespeople 'struggling to recruit'

Posted 1st January | Careers Advice

Tradespeople are struggling to find skilled labour, a survey by Screwfix has found

Young people ill-informed about apprenticeships, says survey

Posted 14th Dec 2017 | Careers Advice

Half of those questioned do not think they can get an apprenticeship in their desired industry, says Which?

Job ads 'plagued by unconscious gender bias'

Posted 8th Dec 2017 | Careers Advice

A recent study has found employers are 'putting their diversity at risk by using gender-biased language in job ads'

Gig economy workers 'need more rights'

Posted 28th Nov 2017 | Careers Advice

There has been a 36% increase in applications and 24% increase in job ads within the short-term contract market

Half of graduates 'embarrassed' about salary

Posted 22nd Nov 2017 | Careers Advice

More than 1 million graduates also said they don't believe starting salaries are 'in line' with living costs

UK workers should 'work lazier, not harder'

Posted 16th Nov 2017 | Careers Advice

Employees are wasting three hours a week on 'inefficient systems and processes', BrightHR said

Survey reveals 'intimidating' interview tactics

Posted 13th Nov 2017 | Careers Advice

Employers have admitted to asking personal questions and acting disinterested to test candidates

Retail job reductions 'gathering steam'

Posted 1st Nov 2017 | Careers Advice

However, half of retailers said they are intending to increase employment levels in the next quarter

Put staff interviews on the record and avoid legal backlash

Posted 27th Oct 2017 | Careers Advice

DictateNow co-founder Maxine Park highlights the importance of recording staff interviews to combat future potential issues

UK workers are 'sleep-deprived and stressed'

Posted 23rd Oct 2017 | Careers Advice

Close to 75% of those questioned cited workplace stress as a key cause of disrupted sleep, says CV-Library

Subpar offices affecting workers' productivity, study finds

Posted 13th Oct 2017 | Careers Advice

More than 30% of UK office workers said they 'dread going to work' purely because of their office environment

Young adults 'spending £1bn to secure first-time job'

Posted 6th Oct 2017 | Careers Advice

Young people go to three interviews on average and spend up to £150 on clothes, travel and haircuts

Apprenticeship levy 'going untapped' in London

Posted 4th Oct 2017 | Careers Advice

This is despite 38% of London employers saying they find recruiting skilled staff 'extremely problematic'

Cultural fit 'very important', say employers

Posted 29th Sep 2017 | Careers Advice

Close to 80% of employers described their work's culture as 'friendly' in a survey by Totaljobs

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