PAYE and NI
25 Aug 11
Concerns over the skill levels of school leavers have been heightened by a new report which indicates that employers are increasingly unwilling to take on young recruits.
23 Aug 11
The uncertainty that still surrounds the economic recovery has led employers to boost their long-term plans for flexible staffing but to curtail their ambitions to increase their permanent workforces in the medium and the long-term.
18 Aug 11
News that unemployment levels have risen to 2.494 million in the second quarter of the year indicates that the private sector is struggling, at the moment, to take up the slack caused by lay offs in the public sector.
17 Aug 11
A leading business group has urged the Government to extend a scheme that allows employers and employees to try a role before offering or accepting a permanent position.