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Carers Rights Day Will Be On The 30th November 2018, As Government Contemplates Paid Leave For Working Carers

This years Carers Rights Day will be held on the 30th November 2018. Carers Rights Day Carers Rights Day is organised by Carers UK, and the objective behind it is to raise awareness of the lack of recognition, social exclusion, reduced opportunities, reduced mobility, low income, and the impact upon the mental and physical health […]

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Pay Rises Remain Stable at 2.5%

Further to our recent article on average earnings, research carried out by Incomes Data Research (IDR) found that the median pay award for the entire economy remains at 2.5% for the sixth consecutive month. That is, pay rises remain stable. Pay Rises Remain Stable The recent report by Incomes Data Research (IDR) shows that average […]

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The Main Reasons Why People Work From Home

Further to our last article on this subject, Furniture Choice has just released a report into the main reasons for working from home. The Latest Statistics The latest statistics from the TUC, which were published to coincide with National Work From Home Day 2018 (the 18th May 2018) and Work Wise Week, are as follows:- […]

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Report Predicts That As Many Jobs Will Be Created As Are Lost By Artificial Intelligence (AI)

A report by accountants, Price Waterhouse Cooper (PwC), predicts that as many jobs will be created by artificial intelligence (AI) as are lost. AI, according to Klaus Schwab, is part of the fourth industrial revolution/second machine age. The fourth industrial revolution builds upon the third (i.e the digital revolution), which began during the 1980’s, in […]

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Tesco Equal Pay Case: Around 1000 Staff Bring Claims

Further to our last article on the Tesco equal pay case, news has emerged that around 1000 Tesco employees have now lodged claims against the company, with Tesco potentially facing the UK’s largest ever equal pay claim. It is estimated that it could result in Tesco having to pay out in excess of £4 billion […]