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Increase in people going to work while ill, says CIPD

Posted 7th May | Careers Advice

The UK’s ‘culture of presenteeism’ is causing a rise in stress, anxiety and depression among workers

Retail employment down in Q1 2018

Posted 30th April | Careers Advice

However, ‘the future for retail is a positive one’, says BRC CEO Helen Dickinson, pictured

Over a third of workers pressured to work overtime

Posted 23rd April | Careers Advice

The UK’s ‘culture of presenteeism’ is making us focus more on looking busy than being productive

Gender pay gap among large kitchen retailers revealed

Posted 13th April | Careers Advice

Ikea, Wren Kitchens, Wickes, B&Q, Magnet and more have all reported their pay gaps

How to deal with workplace stress

Posted 9th April | Careers Advice

EAP provider Health Assured received more than 14,000 stress-related calls last year

‘Unproductive’ workers costing UK businesses £22bn a year

Posted 28th March | Careers Advice

The average worker spends an hour and 24 minutes each day on social media, tea breaks and chatting

Social media etiquette for the modern job seeker

Posted 22nd March | Careers Advice

Around two thirds of recruiters do not believe that selfies are acceptable for use on professional profiles

Technology named top priority for construction and trade job seekers

Posted 19th March | Careers Advice

Close to 40% of those surveyed said they would decline a job if a company had a low standard of technology

Trade apprentice earnings ‘to soar above national average’ by 2022

Posted 21st February | Careers Advice

Research by Screwfix also found that plumbers are expected to be one of the highest trade earners

Brexit ‘will worsen skills gap’, say half of employers

Posted 19th February | Careers Advice

Close to a quarter added that ‘Britain is not prepared to compete on a global stage’

Whirlpool UK named top employer in Europe for 2018

Posted 12th February | Careers Advice

The accolade ‘motivates us to continue building on our winning workplace’, says HR director Fabio Colombo, pictured

Survey reveals how Brits took time off in 2017

Posted 2nd February | Careers Advice

Possible alien attacks and filling in as a ‘birthing partner’ were some of the more far-fetched excuses workers gave

Pace of retail job reductions ‘gathering steam’

Posted 29th January | Careers Advice

More retailers are planning to reduce staff levels compared with Q4 of 2016

Third of workers suffer from depression or anxiety

Posted 19th January | 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


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