A quarter of UK workers would take a significant pay cut to work in a ‘planet-saving’ job

A quarter (26%) of workers would be willing to take a pay cut to work for a company working towards protecting the environment On average, workers were willing to accept a salary reduction of over £8,000 per annum to take up...
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BCC / Totaljobs: skills shortages impacting businesses as labour market remains buoyant

The percentage of UK firms facing recruitment difficulties has returned to previous highs, while one in four businesses plan to increase headcount according to the UK’s largest survey of employers. Over half (54%) of British businesses recruited in the last three...
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UK businesses could lose up to £195 million a day as half of Brits look to change jobs in the next year

Findings from a study of 16,000 workers reveals that 1 in 2 Brits plan to change jobs within the next year. An unproductive workforce could cost British businesses up to £195 million every day as employees look elsewhere. Totaljobs and Universum’s...
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Totaljobs Group unveils new brand positioning

Totaljobs Group unveils new brand positioning, making Totaljobs the lead brand for the group in the UK. Through Totaljobs, clients can access a network of sites including Jobsite, CareerStructure, City Jobs, eMedCareers, Just Engineers and RetailChoice. This change will strengthen the offering...
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UK workers call time on ‘boozy’ British workplaces with 6 in 10 wanting bosses to sober-up the work social

Last orders? More than half (60%) of UK workers now want employers to pick booze-free locations for work events Just under half (47%) of people now consider themselves ‘sober curious’, driven by a desire for better health (44%) and healthier bank...
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Social care exodus: One in three social carers plan to leave the sector in the next five years

UK’s ageing population brings a growing demand for care, but a third of social carers are looking to leave the sector within the next five years. A fifth (20%) of carers are already looking for roles outside of social care, even...
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Patrick Wehrmann to take over responsibility as Chief People Officer for StepStone Group, Jon Wilson will join Totaljobs Group as General Manager

London, September 2019 – The hiring platform Totaljobs Group has announced that its CEO and StepStone Group Managing Director Patrick Wehrmann will take over the role as Chief People Officer/Managing Director for Totaljobs Group’s parent company StepStone at the beginning...
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Managed exit: Half of UK workers have quit job due to poor relationship with boss

Breakdown in key workplace relationship sees half (49%) of UK workers leave job because of line manager Fewer than one in five workers (18%) feel they can trust their boss More than half (59%) of staff never socialise with their manager A third...
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BCC / Totaljobs: UK business appetite to recruit strong but recruitment difficulties can’t be ignored

The latest Quarterly Recruitment Outlook from the British Chambers of Commerce, in partnership with Totaljobs, finds that recruitment intentions strengthened in the second quarter of 2019, while difficulties finding suitable staff eased, but remain high by historic standards.   Six in...
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84% of people think employers need to adopt flexible working hours

84% of people call for businesses to be more flexible with the working day 73% of managers say their team would be more productive if given an early finish Nearly 80% of employees would be less likely to leave a job if...
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