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Intrapreneurship declared must-have skill for 2020

Intrapreneurship declared must-have skill for 2020

Intrapreneurship has been named the most desirable skill for 2020 by global recruitment specialist Michael Page, as it launches this year’s top 100 skills list. However, the term remains a mystery to workers; research found just 15 per cent know what intrapreneurship means. Michael Page’s Skill of the Year was …

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Resolution Foundation has published its Earnings Outlook

Resolution Foundation has published its Earnings Outlook

The Resolution Foundation’s Earnings Outlook believes 2020 will be a “turning point” for real wages, but employment could fall. In the Earnings Outlook, it was noted that last year was a good one for the UK labour market; even though the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) …

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Businesses unprepared for IR35 legislation changes

Businesses unprepared for IR35 legislation changes

Approximately half of the UK’s businesses aren’t prepared for changes to IR35 legislation, which will come into force this April. Research from the Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo), the recruitment trade body, has shown that there are many organisations who are not ready for the changes to off-payroll working …

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Deloitte CFO Survey reveals economic fears surrounding Brexit

The latest Deloitte CFO Survey reveals fears and concerns surrounding Brexit. According to the survey, 83% of those CFOs canvassed expect the long-term business environment to deteriorate once the UK leaves the EU – a reading not seen since the June 2016 referendum. Deloitte’s Chief Economist, Ian Stewart, said that …

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Talent pool in UK financial services is ‘narrowing’

Talent pool in UK financial services is 'narrowing'

The UK financial services talent pool is narrowing, according to KPMG UK. Reputation and lack of social mobility have been given as reasons for narrowing of talent in financial services, according to research from the auditor. KPMG say the sector has an image problem that needs to be addressed. Tim …

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