Employment

The public are split over support for the train strikes, a poll has found
Strike action

The public are split over support for the train strikes, a poll has found

As workers walk out for a second time on Thursday, Brits are divided over the strikes – and have the most sympathy for passengers.

The summer of discontent? Why the cost of living crisis is causing so many strikes
strike action

The summer of discontent? Why the cost of living crisis is causing so many strikes

Industrial disputes are on the rise as workers demand better pay and conditions amid a cost of living crisis.

£15 minimum wage: Who is calling for it and could it happen?
News

£15 minimum wage: Who is calling for it and could it happen?

Calls for a £15 minimum wage have increased as inflation causes wages to stagnate. But is it feasable? Here’s everything you need to know.

Boris Johnson accused of ‘a knowing and repeated lie’ over employment figures
Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson accused of ‘a knowing and repeated lie’ over employment figures

How to write that resignation letter and move on with your career
The Great Resignation

How to write that resignation letter and move on with your career

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Cleaners to protest outside Downing Street after Sue Gray revelations of ‘repugnant’ treatment
Partygate

Cleaners to protest outside Downing Street after Sue Gray revelations of ‘repugnant’ treatment

‘Out of touch’ Tory minister tells people to work more or get a better job to beat the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

‘Out of touch’ Tory minister tells people to work more or get a better job to beat the cost of living crisis

How a stationery company is helping disadvantaged women rediscover their self-worth
Social Justice

How a stationery company is helping disadvantaged women rediscover their self-worth

Over-50s are resigning en masse – new research explains who and why
Employment

Over-50s are resigning en masse – new research explains who and why

Disability pay gap sees disabled workers earn £1.93 per hour less than non-disabled employees
Disability pay gap

Disability pay gap sees disabled workers earn £1.93 per hour less than non-disabled employees

Post Office staff to strike over ‘degrading’ real terms pay cut
Strike action

Post Office staff to strike over ‘degrading’ real terms pay cut

Three in four workers in the UK are considering changing jobs due to the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Three in four workers in the UK are considering changing jobs due to the cost of living crisis

Royal Mail faces strikes over alleged ‘fire and rehire’ plans
Fire and rehire

Royal Mail faces strikes over alleged ‘fire and rehire’ plans

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Homelessness charity launches ‘pay-it-forward’ café
Homelessness

Homelessness charity launches ‘pay-it-forward’ café

Stats watchdog again warns Boris Johnson to stop misleading parliament over employment figures
Fact check

Stats watchdog again warns Boris Johnson to stop misleading parliament over employment figures

Belgium says workers can request a four-day week – but it’s not quite what it seems
Four-day work week

Belgium says workers can request a four-day week – but it’s not quite what it seems

Everything you need to know about green jobs – and how to get one
Green jobs

Everything you need to know about green jobs – and how to get one

Prisoners to be offered apprenticeships for the first time
Prison system

Prisoners to be offered apprenticeships for the first time

Boris Johnson repeated false employment figures again after being told not to
Fact checking

Boris Johnson repeated false employment figures again after being told not to

The pandemic-era job interview questions to prepare for
Jobs advice

The pandemic-era job interview questions to prepare for

Social investment could create ‘36,000 jobs in our most deprived communities’
Social enterprise

Social investment could create ‘36,000 jobs in our most deprived communities’

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I was unemployed for nearly 20 years – mental health support changed my life
Unemployment

I was unemployed for nearly 20 years – mental health support changed my life

If Boris Johnson wants to see higher wages his government should lead by example
Paddy Bettington

If Boris Johnson wants to see higher wages his government should lead by example

Meet the fashion editor, pig farmer and aircraft engineer who quit to fight the climate crisis
Activism

Meet the fashion editor, pig farmer and aircraft engineer who quit to fight the climate crisis

Five graphs that show why the world today is so unfair for young people
Future generations

Five graphs that show why the world today is so unfair for young people

Gender pay gap: How to ask what your coworkers are earning and negotiate a raise
Equal pay

Gender pay gap: How to ask what your coworkers are earning and negotiate a raise

The Great Resignation? Record numbers of workers are switching jobs but vacancies rise again
Employment

The Great Resignation? Record numbers of workers are switching jobs but vacancies rise again

A poll found one third of workers would turn down a job at a non-green company
Employment

A poll found one third of workers would turn down a job at a non-green company

Wages are rising… but only to what they were in 2009
Employment

Wages are rising… but only to what they were in 2009

‘Severe’ skills shortage threatens UK’s long-term environment goals
Environment

‘Severe’ skills shortage threatens UK’s long-term environment goals

Charities call for multifaceted approach to help ex-offenders into work
Employment

Charities call for multifaceted approach to help ex-offenders into work

Fire and rehire: Government blocks bill to protect workers
Employment

Fire and rehire: Government blocks bill to protect workers

‘We need business rates reform not crippling hikes’ trade groups tell Rishi Sunak ahead of Budget
News

‘We need business rates reform not crippling hikes’ trade groups tell Rishi Sunak ahead of Budget

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