The amount of people paying the higher tax rate in the UK looks set to increase. 3.7m people paid the 40% tax rate last year but that number looks set to increase to 5m by 2014. The findings were reported by the Institute for Fiscal…23 Mar In Employment News Stories
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The national minimum wage in the UK will increase later this year, it has been reported. The government has announced that the changes will take effect in October, with minimum wage rising to £6.19 an hour. It will mean an increase of 1.8%. However the…21 Mar In Employment News Stories
A recent report on the BBC website has stated that Royal Mail pension fund assets will be moved to the government shortly. Subject to EU approval they will be transferred next month, which will see a state guarantee of retirement benefits for all Royal Mail…19 Mar In Employment News Stories
Supermarket giant Tesco has announced changes to its pension scheme which will affect over 170,000 staff members. The changes state that from 1 June full pension benefits won’t reach employees until two years later than it currently does – so it won’t be received until…15 Mar In Employment News Stories
The number of women on the board of some of the UK’s largest companies has recently risen significantly. The number of women on the board of the 100 largest-listed-companies in the UK has risen this year to 15.6%. The Cranfield School of Management found the…13 Mar In Employment News Stories
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Laura Hills, Deputy Editor of Who’s Jack magazine, talks to Jobulo about her career to date and mentions the importance of sending a thank you note after a job interview.13 Mar In Industry Spotlight
In this Industry Spotlight Jobulo talk to Matt O’Toole, a Car Salesman from Hampshire, about his job and he shares some sales tips. Tell Us About Your Career Background? After I left School I did a Mechanical Apprenticeship at a Ford dealership for five years. After…13 Mar In Industry Spotlight
According to a report on the BBC website, department store chain John Lewis has cut staff bonuses for the first time in three years. The cuts are apparently due to a fall in profits. Profits for the group, that also owns Waitrose, were down by 3.8% compared…07 Mar In Employment News Stories
The government has announced plans to award companies a fee – every time they employ an ex-prisoner. If a company employs an ex-prisoner and keeps them on for more than two years they will be awarded £5,600. The plans are thought to be in a…06 Mar In Employment News Stories