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Gender gap widens in university intake

Gender gap widens in university intake

The gender gap at universities is increasing with 57,800 more women students being recruited in 2014 than men, according to the latest statistics from UCAS.…

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Ineffective childcare policies costing taxpayers £1.8 billion

Ineffective childcare policies costing taxpayers £1.8 billion

Ineffective childcare policies stopped more than 300,000 parents returning to work in 2014, costing taxpayers £1.8 billion, according to the annual childcare report of Findababysitter.com.…

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Unemployment falls to 5.8%

Unemployment falls to 5.8%

Unemployment has fallen to 5.8%, although the speed of the decline is slowing, according to the latest statistics from the Office for National Statistics.…

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Nearly half of working women think all the decision-makers in their organisation are men

Nearly half of working women think all the decision-makers in their organisation are men

Nearly half of working women believe that women don’t hold enough of the senior posts in their company and 48% believe all the decision-makers in their organisation are men, according to research from O2.…

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Job vacancies reach 30-day tipping point

Job vacancies reach 30-day tipping point

Job vacancies which remain unfilled for more than a month are likely to remain unfilled for as long as three months, according to new research.
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