Tag Archives: CIPD

Now it’s Older Workers….

“The Policy Exchange think-tank said that older workers are more likely to suffer long-term unemployment than younger ones. To test employers’ attitudes to jobseekers’ age, the researchers sent applications for over 1,200 bar jobs and personal assistant positions, one from … Continue reading

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Managing Stress – Possible Redundancy

According to the CIPD/SimplyHealth survey on Absence Management, stress is now the most common cause of sickness absence in the UK (and this does not count other mental health issues). On one level, pressure is what gets us out of … Continue reading

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Pay is No 1 reason to change jobs

According to the latest Employee Outlook  survey by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, job satisfaction is no longer the main reason to change jobs. An increase in pay pushes it into second place. Not unconnected with the fact … Continue reading

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