The Great Reshuffle – Flexibility Is The Future

Coined as the “Great Reshuffle”, people are rethinking not only how they work, but why they work.  Flexibility and fulfilment are top priorities for workers everywhere, and they are ready to to make it happen.  Many people have already left seemingly stable or traditional careers in favour of “precarious” roles which bring them the flexibility […]

UK Hiring is Rising Strongly According To LinkedIn Data

The UK hiring rate is rising strongly, and many sectors are now seeing hiring above pre-pandemic levels, according to LinkedIn data.  Hiring has increased 7% month-on-month in June — and is now up 92.6% compared to June of last year.  This is not surprising given the pandemic effectively shut down the recruitment plans of many […]

“Last In First Out” Fears Prevent People Changing Jobs

New research from LinkedIn shows that people are reluctant to switch jobs due to concerns about being “last in, first out” and this pandemic uncertainty is holding people back.  LinkedIn surveyed 500 in-house talent professionals and agency recruiters in the UK, and found: More than three-quarters (77%) of recruiters say that candidates currently seem less […]

Which Job Roles are Increasing in the UK?

Undoubtedly there have been significant job losses, but the last year has shown people changing career and applying their skills differently as they adapt to new circumstances.  According to latest data from LinkedIn, there has been a rise in certain job categories in direct response to changing consumer behaviour and business needs as a result […]