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Bosses reveal 'top workplace bugbears'

Posted 19th July | Careers Advice

Gossiping, social media addictions and bad manners are among the top pet peeves of SME managers

Workers 'being failed' by poor health and safety standards

Posted 11th July | Careers Advice

Close to 20% of those surveyed said they would have 'no idea' how to report a hazard at work

Screwfix CEO to become CEO of Howdens

Posted 7th July | Careers Advice

Andrew Livingston, pictured, will succeed founder Matthew Ingle, who is retiring

Tradespeople named UK's healthiest professionals

Posted 23rd June | Careers Advice

The average tradesperson is active for up to seven hours a day, burning up to 2,500 calories, a survey found

A third of Brits feel happier when receiving 'work perks'

Posted 19th June | Careers Advice

Flexible hours, complimentary food and healthcare are preferred perks of British workers, a survey found

UK workers experiencing 'career slump'

Posted 9th June | Careers Advice

More than 30% of those questioned said their slump was down to a lack of progression, Course Library said

Brits lose 16 days a year commuting

Posted 5th June | Careers Advice

Close to 60% of those surveyed said they would turn down a job that required a longer commute

'Record number' of employees working past 65

Posted 30th May | Careers Advice

Poor returns on savings are trapping 10 million workers in later retirement, Canada Life Group Insurance said

UK employees less likely to 'pull a sickie'

Posted 22nd May | Careers Advice

Close to 70% of staff in the UK have gone to work while ill

1.4 million UK jobs 'at risk'

Posted 12th May | Careers Advice

More than 360,000 small businesses plan to cease trading in the next five years, according to Bizdaq

Employee turnover on the rise

Posted 27th April | Careers Advice

More than a third of those questioned left their jobs because of boredom, Robert Half UK said

More than half of managers not qualified for difficult situations

Posted 24th April | Careers Advice

Companies are not training team leaders to deal with sensitive inter-office issues

Punctuality is key to hiring tradespeople

Posted 18th April | Careers Advice

Polite, punctual and open tradespeople more likely to get hired, says Plentific

Survey reveals job seekers' top pet hates

Posted 10th April | Careers Advice

Lack of response from recruiters and long application processes topped the list of bugbears, CV-Library found

Brexit 'just another disruption', say businesses

Posted 3rd April | Careers Advice

However, some are concerned about attracting and retaining EU nationals with specific skills


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