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Half of workers think employer could afford a pay rise

Half of workers think employer could afford a pay rise

Half the workforce think that their employer can afford better pay rises than those they have given to staff, with only 16 per cent disagreeing, according to a new YouGov poll commissioned by the TUC. …

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Business leaders back portfolio workers

Business leaders back portfolio workers

Sixty-three per cent of business leaders believe that portfolio workers will gain mainstream commercial acceptance within the next 10 years, compared to only 50 per cent of HR workers, according to a KPMG survey.…

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Women 'will take most higher level jobs'

Women 'will take most higher level jobs'

Women are likely to take most of the higher skilled jobs in the next six years as the gap between men and women's academic qualifications widens, according to a report by the UK Commission for Employment and Skills.…

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Generation Y 'most likely to resent flexible workers'

Generation Y 'most likely to resent flexible workers'

Generation Y employees have the most negative attitudes towards older employees and part-time and flexible workers, according to research by employment law and discrimination solicitors Doyle Clayton. …

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Women lack 'key career experience' to get to the top

Women lack 'key career experience' to get to the top

While women rate higher in overall competencies for senior leadership positions, they lack key career experiences that tend to give men an edge up on promotions at the most senior levels of organisation, according to research from leadership and talent consultants Korn Ferry.…

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