When to fire the boss: A tale of three sackings

The names of some business leaders are so closely associated with the companies they run that it's almost unthinkable the firm could exist without its boss. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-50154303?intlink_from_url=https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/topics/ckgj739plxnt/employment&link_location=live-reporting-story...

Minimum wage: How high could the lowest salaries go?

The National Living Wage will rise to £10.50 an hour by 2025, the government has said. So, how high could the lowest wages actually go? What happens to the minimum wage already affects lots of low paid people - from bar staff to waiters and nursery nurses to sales assistants.…...

Inspiring change | What can HR learn from Greta Thunberg?

This week, 16-year-old environmental activist Greta Thunberg addressed a packed summit of world leaders to discuss the issue of climate change. https://www.hrgrapevine.com/content/article/2019-09-25-hr-lessons-from-greta-thunberg?utm_source=template-pardot-new&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=hr-25-09-19&utm_content=news&utm_term=Inspiring+change...

Over-50s ‘driving UK’s jobs miracle’

The UK’s record employment boom is being fuelled by older workers in their 50s and 60s, part of a wider long-term trend that could see older age groups dominate the labour market. https://www.theweek.co.uk/101915/over-50s-driving-uk-s-jobs-miracle...

Real pay cut for millions since 2010, TUC study suggests

Pay rates have effectively fallen for the UK's lower and middle income earners since 2010, research suggests. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-your-money-49295654?intlink_from_url=https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/topics/ckgj739plxnt/employment&link_location=live-reporting-story...

1 in 5 say Low Body Confidence has Slowed Their Career Progression

Almost half of the UK (44%) say they are not confident in their own body image, with many saying this impacts their love life, social life, mental health and even career progression, according to new research from leisure operator, Better.https://recruitmentbuzz.co.uk/1-in-5-say-low-body-confidence-has-slowed-their-career-progression/...