Two-thirds of LGBTQ+ workers cover their personality at work and are twice as likely to be victims of discrimination

Two-thirds (64%) of LGBTQ+ people hide their personality during a job interview LGBTQ+ people are twice as likely as the overall population to have changed their appearance at work due to discrimination LGBTQ+ employees are twice as likely as the overall population...
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Totaljobs and Jobsite announce industry-first partnership with Applicant Tracking System

Market-leading job boards totaljobs and Jobsite announce partnership with US talent acquisition software SmartRecruiters Customers can trial a world-class hiring solution integrated with the totaljobs and Jobsite recruiter dashboard platform for free Mobile app allows recruiters to remotely manage applications   Totaljobs and Jobsite,...
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Covering: Two-thirds of people hide their personality for interviews and a third have had their accent mocked at work

Over half (52%) of people think we should change our appearance in order to fit in at work Two-thirds (62%) hide their personality during a job interview A third (36%) of those with an accent have had it mocked at work Almost half...
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1.8 million job applications are made in first two weeks of September as Britain returns to work

• 20% more jobs advertised in the first two weeks of September compared with the previous fortnight • IT and consultancy roles have seen the greatest surge in job applications compared to 2017 • Year on year data reveals 5% more job...
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Location, location, location: Research reveals home of the UK’s most positive workplace cultures

New study explores how workplace cultures are established and the impact on employee attitudes Brighton the home of the UK’s most ‘cheerful’ and ethical staff, with people in Aberdeen the UK’s most ‘anxious’ workers Research marks totaljobs’ integration of new culture...
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Stay Cool: UK employers invest in their work space to boost staff morale and productivity

• One in three employers invest in ‘cool’ office perks • Employers taking steps to combat workplace stress, including fitness classes, games rooms, and allowing pets in the office • A quarter of employers are planning an office refurbishment in the next...
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Totaljobs and Good&Co integrate to help recruiters find the best-fit through psychometric testing

Totaljobs has integrated US tech firm Good&Co into its Applicant Manager recruiter platform Recruiters using totaljobs can now request a psychometric report from applicants prior to interview Good&Co allows employers to assess applicants’ compatibility and pre-screen candidates for cultural fit   15th August 2018...
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Two thirds of UK workers would not recommend family for a role at work

Two-thirds (58%) of UK workers wouldn’t recommend a family member for a role One in five (20%) wouldn’t trust their relative’s professional abilities One in five (18%) think those who work with relatives earn more Half (46%) of UK workers consider a parent...
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Loneliness Causing UK Workers To Quit Their Jobs

A quarter (26%) have quit their jobs because of loneliness in the workplace Almost half (44%) of people cite pressure as the leading factor 1 in 4 men (compared to a fifth of women), admit they have never confided in anyone about their...
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A nation with itchy feet: Half of Brits willing to relocate within the UK for work

 London, Manchester and Edinburgh revealed as the most desirable places to live in the UK The UK’s second largest city Birmingham comes in sixth place, behind Brighton & Hove and Glasgow Better lifestyle (42%), improved employment opportunities (38%) and living in a...
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