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Businesses 'need to plan' for multi-generational workforce

Businesses 'need to plan' for multi-generational workforce

A multi-generational workforce will bring creative tension leading to innovation, but businesses will be at a competitive disadvantage and experience further skills shortages unless they start planning for the changes now, according to the latest research from the Chartered Institute for Personnel and Development.…

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Bank of England appoints first female Deputy Governor

Bank of England appoints first female Deputy Governor

The first woman to be appointed Deputy Governor of the Bank of England will begin her job in August.…

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Higher tax rate raised for middle earners

Higher tax rate raised for middle earners

Moves on tax aimed at middle earners and the lowest paid were part of today's Budget.…

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Unemployment falls due to rise in self-employment

Unemployment falls due to rise in self-employment

Unemployment fell by 63,000 in the quarter to January, due to growing numbers of self employed people, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics.…

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Female freelancers want more support for home-based businesses

Female freelancers want more support for home-based businesses

Female freelancers want greater support for home-based businesses from Wednesday’s 2014 Budget announcement, according to a survey by Crunch Accounting.…

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