More Than A Quarter Of Workers Cannot Afford £300 Emergency

More than a quarter (27%) of employees report their pay is not enough to cope with a £300 emergency (without having to use savings) according to new research from the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD). The survey (which YouGov polled more than 2,500 employees for) underlines the fragile state of many employees’ finances, […]

Early Indications of a Jobs Recovery?

UK employers are the most optimistic about jobs in eight years, according to the latest CIPD/Adecco Labour Market Outlook published today.  The survey shows that all sectors are experiencing a jobs recovery, alongside an improvement in pay prospects. The quarterly report’s net employment intentions balance, which measures the difference between the proportion of employers expecting […]