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Part-time jobs help to boost unemployment figures

Part-time jobs help to boost unemployment figures

Unemployment fell by 45,000 to 2.63 million in the first three months of this year with many forced to work part time because they could not find a full-time job and self-employment rising significantly, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics.…

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Unemployment figures down, but not for women

Unemployment figures down, but not for women

Unemployment has fallen to 2.65 million, with 35,000 fewer people out of work since the last official unemployment figures, according to the Office for National Statistics.…

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Women over 50 'have fared best in jobs recession'

Women over 50 'have fared best in jobs recession'

Women over 50 have fared the best in terms of finding jobs in the current recession, according to the latest Work Audit report, published by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD).…

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Jobless figures point to rise of 'part-time Britain'

Jobless figures point to rise of 'part-time Britain'

Unemployment has risen slightly to 2.67 million during the three months to January with many people who are looking for full-time jobs having to settle for part-time jobs, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics.…

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CIPD complains of 'misleading' claims on women's employment

The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development has hit out at what it says is a misinterpretation of statistics around women's unemployment.…

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