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Government reaches target for two million apprenticeships

09 Dec 2014

Government reaches target for two million apprenticeships

The government has fulfilled its commitment to start two million apprenticeships during the current parliament, showing the growing popularity of this form of hiring.

Skills shortage slows down hiring growth in November 2014

05 Dec 2014

Skills shortage slows down hiring growth in November 2014

Recruitment data for November has shown a slowdown in hiring rates as the UK skills shortage begins to take its toll.

Employers 'need to improve candidate experience of hiring process'

25 Nov 2014

Employers 'need to improve candidate experience of hiring process'

Companies need to pay more attention to ensuring job candidates have a positive experience of the recruitment process, according to the REC.

Businesses turning to recruitment ahead of overseas expansion

19 Nov 2014

Businesses turning to recruitment ahead of overseas expansion

UK businesses are keen to create new jobs as they ramp up their plans for European expansion, according to a new REC report.

Scottish labour market sees pronounced uptick in October 2014

18 Nov 2014

Scottish labour market sees pronounced uptick in October 2014

A new report has demonstrated the health of the Scottish jobs market during October 2014.

UK businesses 'investing to counter skills shortages'

13 Nov 2014

UK businesses 'investing to counter skills shortages'

Businesses are proactively making investments to counter the persistent skills shortages they are currently facing, according to a new study.

CIPD: UK labour market health continues to grow

11 Nov 2014

CIPD: UK labour market health continues to grow

The UK labour market has continued to strengthen, though there remains a need to upskill the current workforce, according to the CIPD.