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UK workers should 'work lazier, not harder'

Posted Thursday | Careers Advice

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

Survey reveals 'intimidating' interview tactics

Posted Monday | Careers Advice

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

Retail job reductions 'gathering steam'

Posted 1st November | 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 October | 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 October | 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 October | 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 October | 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 October | 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 September | Careers Advice

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

CIPD calls on Govt to invest £13m per year in HR support for SMEs

Posted 25th September | Careers Advice

The institute said such an investment could be the key to boosting workplace productivity in the UK

British workers struggling to ask for payrises

Posted 11th September | Careers Advice

More than 60% said they hate asking their boss for a payrise, while 35% said they struggled to ask for a promotion

AO.com to create 100 new jobs in Manchester

Posted 1st September | Careers Advice

The company recently opened its new Manchester sales office on New Bailey Street

Half of all employees want to move jobs within year

Posted 29th August | Careers Advice

Workers cited dislike for their job, boss and the desire for better career prospects as their reasons for job hunting

78% of tradespeople use their personal phone at work

Posted 21st August | Careers Advice

Around 60% of those surveyed admitted to taking personal calls at work, said LaptopsDirect.co.uk

Job hopping becoming 'more acceptable'

Posted 11th August | Careers Advice

Close to half of UK workers think it's acceptable to leave a job after less than a year, CV-Library said


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