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Girls still more likely than boys to worry about being good enough for a job

Girls still more likely than boys to worry about being good enough for a job

Girls at secondary school are more likely than boys to lack confidence about not being good enough for the job they want while boys are more anxious about not earning enough money, according to a new study.…

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Families need an income of at least £40,800, says report 

Families need an income of at least £40,800, says report 

Families need to earn over £40K to have an acceptable living standard, according to new research.…

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Right to request flexible working extended 

Right to request flexible working extended 

From today all employees who’ve been in their jobs for more than half a year have the right to ask their employers if they can work flexibly.…

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Older women could be more likely to be in jobs than men, says report

Older women could be more likely to be in jobs than men, says report

Older women will be as likely or more likely to be in jobs than men by the 2020s, according to a report by the Institute for Fiscal Studies.…

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Almost half of SMEs are unaware about extension of flexible working right

Almost half of SMEs are unaware about extension of flexible working right

Some 45% of small companies are unaware of changes to flexible working legislation that come into force on Monday morning, according to a new study by online freelance marketplace, PeoplePerHour. …

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