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1 in 3 now work from home as more employees demand flexibility
Work from home

1 in 3 now work from home as more employees demand flexibility

Working from home is increasingly becoming an expectation of younger workers, rather than simply an added bonus, researchers say.

The dark side of the influencer economy
Podcast

The dark side of the influencer economy

As Kylie Jenner earns £1million for an Instagram post, it’s easy to see why the influencer economy is attractive. But is it all it seems?

The UK could be 2.6 million workers short by 2030
Employment

The UK could be 2.6 million workers short by 2030

Labour shortages hitting the UK economy across transport, the NHS, hospitality and education will only increase, a study has predicted.

Plans to work from home forever may create high street ‘haves and have nots’
Employment

Plans to work from home forever may create high street ‘haves and have nots’

Like Joe Biden, we could all be working well past retirement age
Opinion

Like Joe Biden, we could all be working well past retirement age

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How to stop robots from taking over your job
Employment

How to stop robots from taking over your job

Universal Credit: How algorithms pose a threat to accessing benefits
Opinion

Universal Credit: How algorithms pose a threat to accessing benefits

Top 5 podcasts about work
Radio

Top 5 podcasts about work

How will we pay for everything if there is no tax?
Opinion

How will we pay for everything if there is no tax?

How Big Issue Invest is supporting projects and providing work
Employment

How Big Issue Invest is supporting projects and providing work

How do we save our local banks after Covid?
News

How do we save our local banks after Covid?

To fix the high street, we have to think local
Opinion

To fix the high street, we have to think local

Is a universal basic income coming to Wales? Campaigners say now is the time
Employment

Is a universal basic income coming to Wales? Campaigners say now is the time

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Work isn’t working. It’s time for a reset
Opinion

Work isn’t working. It’s time for a reset

The future of work: Why The Big Issue has published a special edition
Employment

The future of work: Why The Big Issue has published a special edition

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