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Government appoints workplace champion for over 50s

Government appoints workplace champion for over 50s

Economist, policy expert and consumer champion Dr Ros Altmann CBE has been appointed by the government as its new Business Champion for Older Workers.…

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Most workers still prefer a male boss, says survey

Most workers still prefer a male boss, says survey

Over half of workers still think men make the best bosses, although most of those who answered were also male, according to a new poll.…

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Official figures 'may underestimate earnings by 20%'

Official figures 'may underestimate earnings by 20%'

Official figures may underestimate by more than 20 per cent how far earnings have fallen since the economic downturn, but are also likely to understate their recovery in years to come because they exclude the UK’s growing self-employed workforce, according to new research by the Resolution Foundation think-tank.…

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Public sector workers over £2K worse off under this Government, says TUC

Public sector workers over £2K worse off under this Government, says TUC

Public sector workers are on average £2,245 worse off in real terms since the Government took office, according to the TUC.…

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Managers under pressure to do overtime

Managers under pressure to do overtime

Almost two thirds of managers in the UK feel under pressure to work extra hours, with nine out of 10 working over and above their contracted hours each week, according to a new survey released by the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM).…

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