jobs

London was the only major region which saw a year-on-year drop in job adverts (Dominic Lipinski/PA)
UK

London lags behind for job vacancies, study suggests

15/01/2021

London is lagging behind the rest of the country for job vacancies as businesses in the capital struggle to deal with social distancing measures, work-from-home policies and the closures of non-essential shops, according to a new report.

Hundreds of thousands of workers have been made redundant since Covid-19 emerged (Victoria Jones/PA)
Business

Covid crisis ‘has cut unemployment stigma’

24/11/2020

The coronavirus crisis has reduced the stigma associated with being unemployed, according to a survey of more than 250 human resources professionals conducted after hundreds of thousands of people lost their job during the pandemic.

German-owned E.On is the UK’s second largest energy supplier (PA)
UK

Hundreds of job cuts planned by E.On

19/11/2020

Energy giant E.On is planning to cut almost 700 jobs over the next two years, mainly in support and management roles, as part of the migration of customers to a new platform.