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ONS release regional labour productivity data for the UK

ONS release regional labour productivity data for the UK

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has released research that has studied regional labour productivity in the UK. It looks at output during 2018 in the workplace, which varied significantly depending on the region of the UK. London was 31.6% above the UK average, while Wales was 17.2% below; all …

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Labour productivity figures released for Q3 2019

Labour productivity figures released for Q3 2019

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has published its labour productivity data for the third quarter of 2019, with the findings showing a rise of 0.1%. Labour productivity, measured by output per hour, has increased slightly when compared to the same three months of 2018, and follows a period of …

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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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Flexible working has increased dramatically over past 20 years

Flexible working has increased dramatically over past 20 years

People working flexible hours has increased greatly over the last 20 years. Figures and analysis show that those working flexible hours has increased five-fold, illustrating the growing change in working patterns as CEOs take into account the needs of their staff more; the upshot should be improved productivity too. The …

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