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Changing course: 7 in 10 people more likely to consider working in a different industry in light of Covid-19

The changing job market following Covid-19 has led to UK workers re-assessing their career plans, with 70% now more likely to consider working in a different sector, while a quarter expect to change industries within the next year. Of those who...
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Home, but not alone: Remote workers bond together with 8 in 10 (81%) reaching out to support isolated colleagues during COVID-19 outbreak

New study reveals rising fears for job security and an increasing sense of isolation is seeing colleagues bond together in the new working-age of COVID-19.  More than two-thirds (67%) of UK workers concerned about job security since COVID-19 outbreak. More than half...
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Reversal of the brain drain: One million young workers set to leave London before turning 33

Totaljobs and leading Professor of Economics Geraint Johnes provide new analysis of government data to show how net migration out of London is accelerating. Office for National Statistics (ONS) figures show a sharp increase (26%) in the number of workers in...
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The Gender Pay Trap: Five factors trapping women in a cycle of workplace inequality

New study identifies the ‘Gender Pay Trap’, a vicious cycle of five gender biases running through the modern workplace: lower salary expectations, imbalanced pay rises and bonuses, a low awareness of gender inequality, an increased likelihood of equality-related resignations and...
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BCC/Totaljobs: Budget must address critical skills shortages to ‘level up’ UK growth

Over half of UK firms attempted to recruit in the last quarter of 2019, but almost three quarters have struggled to find the right talent, the largest survey of UK employers has found. Labour market remains stable as over half (55%)...
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