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What Does the Perfect CV Look Like?19/12/2014
Tim Watts launches second year of charity campaign on New Years’ Day19/12/2014
Tim Watts Practising Pertemps’ Charitable Values across Midlands12/12/2014
7 Steps to a Successful CV12/12/2014
Driving Job Vacancies this Xmas26/11/2014
Exciting Changes Coming to Pertemps Network Group24/11/2014
Recruiter Award winners22/10/2014
A leading light in recruitment01/10/2014
Pertemps Network Group Financial Results01/10/2014
Pertemps Awards - The Week of Success05/12/2014
National job confidence increases01/04/2014
Pertemps Network Powerboat is Back – Watch Our Video01/04/2014
Pertemps Network at Cheltenham 201413/03/2014
Pertemps Helps Victims of UK Floods27/02/2014
Job Creation Soars in the West Midlands23/01/2014
Pertemps Network - Keeping it in the Family07/01/2014
Europeans are becoming more confident about the continent's employment situation, a new survey suggests24/12/2013
New energy investments seek to create thousands of jobs23/12/2013
New apprenticeship scheme gets 2.3m boost to attract 250 people wanting professional services jobs20/12/2013
Thirty million people in jobs as employment count increases by 250,00019/12/2013
2014 outlook seems rosier for apprentices and graduates when it comes to jobs, according to business leaders18/12/2013
Top firms support Government's new Tech Level qualifications, which seek to improve employment prospects17/12/2013
Network founded by Prince of Wales bids to get employers to respond to social and environmental issues16/12/2013
Firms 'not expected' to dish out major pay rises to employees13/12/2013
Tesco Bank to create 300 jobs in Scotland12/12/2013
Discount chain 99p Stores intends to open 70 new high street shops and create jobs for more than 2,000 people11/12/2013
Royal Navy veteran secures loan to set sail for a new career10/12/2013
Government 'keen to clamp down' on employers offering low apprenticeship pay rates09/12/2013
Green employer reaching for the sky with aircraft expansion plans06/12/2013
Hi-tech Bristol centre 'to create thousands of jobs'05/12/2013
Top employers sign up to gender equality employment initiative04/12/2013
Funding boost for smaller employers as Government extends business bank03/12/2013
Insolvency rate among UK's biggest firms halves, boosting growth and employment hopes02/12/2013
New stats suggest smaller employers should be more optimistic on loans29/11/2013
Owner of Peacocks fashion chain set to create 1,100 jobs28/11/2013
Call for paid bereavement leave rights for UK workers27/11/2013
Work practices need to reflect family life, says Nick Clegg26/11/2013
Increasing numbers of independent employees 'turning to co-working platforms'25/11/2013
UK 'set for hundreds of thousands of new tourism jobs'22/11/2013
Companies urged to add older workers to their ranks in order to benefit from the 'rich skills and experience' that they bring21/11/2013
New index to identify firms which commit to employee ownership models20/11/2013
Job vacancies 'reach new highs' north of the border19/11/2013
'Confidence is growing' in the UK's jobs market18/11/2013
Nestle pledges to create 1,600 jobs and hundreds of paid work experience placements15/11/2013
Employment levels reach record high14/11/2013
London 'employs more people in highly-skilled jobs than any other city'13/11/2013
Vince Cable leads exports drive12/11/2013
Highly skilled UK workers 'could switch jobs between major transport projects'08/11/2013
Home Office moves to make it easier for top foreign business executives to visit Britain07/11/2013
Employers claim Britain is better off as a member of the European Union but call for reforms06/11/2013
Government report highlights shortage of engineers in the UK05/11/2013
Fewer companies choosing to freeze their recruitment efforts, putting pressure on employers to hang onto their best talent04/11/2013
Government scheme offers jobs hope in Scotland01/11/2013
Social science degrees more likely to yield jobs for students at the end of a course, new research finds31/10/2013
'Ambitious' manufacturing investment schemes urged by new report30/10/2013
UK retail recruitment boosted in third quarter with sharp rise in full-time jobs29/10/2013
New FCA rules aim to give crowd-funding investors more protection and clearer information28/10/2013
Number of private sector businesses in the UK swells to an all-time high of 4.9m25/10/2013
More disabled people gain employment support though the Access to Work scheme24/10/2013
British travellers admit to working while away on foreign holidays23/10/2013
UK businesses may reconsider employee engagement, as job satisfaction is rated more important than bonuses22/10/2013
Record numbers now taking apprenticeships, UK Government says21/10/2013
Hundreds of new UK jobs at Amazon created for busy Christmas period18/10/2013
Ministers welcome record number of people in jobs, alongside dip in unemployment17/10/2013
Many employers changing work patterns in a bid to cut long-term absence levels in the workplace16/10/2013
More UK university students are signing up to work or study abroad, where they can 'gain additional skills'15/10/2013
Deputy PM urges businesses to prepare bids for Regional Growth Fund, as an additional 300m is made available14/10/2013
Global growth plans are set to create dozens of new jobs at Northern Ireland engineering firm11/10/2013
Demand for staff continues to increase across the UK as businesses bask in the glow of an economic revival10/10/2013
Optimism among entrepreneurs has hit a six-year high, as they make plans for growth09/10/2013
Government announces 100 million boost for enterprise zones in a bid to increase job opportunities08/10/2013
New training programme for young people receives more funding as Government commits to enhancing skills of the workforce07/10/2013
Potential jobs boost as red tape is cut for business improvement districts04/10/2013
Eurozone continues to recover as unemployment across the 17 member states holds steady03/10/2013
UK companies 'boosted' as red tape-busting reforms come into force02/10/2013
400 million Government package for universities to encourage more women to become science and engineering students01/10/2013
Marketing director jobs pay divide widens between the sexes30/09/2013
Government's Work Programme helps 168,000 people find jobs27/09/2013
Half of small firms with minimum wage employees 'want to increase their workers' pay levels'26/09/2013
Employment benefits linked to company objectives, according to CIPD survey25/09/2013
Ed Miliband vows to create an 800 million tax break for small companies by cutting their business rates24/09/2013
Apprentice for each foreign worker scheme announced as if Labour gets into power in 2015 general election23/09/2013
Report shows that more than 18,000 people are employed in full-time jobs in the wind, wave and tidal energy sector20/09/2013
Rise in number of employment tribunal claims 'sparked by decision to introduce fee'19/09/2013
Zero-hours contracts are a drag on the economy and part of a wider employment problem, according to human resources professor Kim Hoque18/09/2013
Auto enrolment pension legislation could cost businesses in the UK billions of pounds in set-up fees and other expenses17/09/2013
Small businesses are creating jobs for the first time in three years as confidence returns to the majority of sectors and regions in the UK16/09/2013
Vast majority of companies want the UK to remain a member of the EU13/09/2013
Unemployment drops to 2.49 million, ONS figures reveal12/09/2013
Business survey shows staff satisfaction with remote employment11/09/2013
August figures show rise in demand for workers10/09/2013
Government publishes reforms to simplify business transfers09/09/2013
Postgraduates 'more likely to be in employment and land professional or managerial jobs'06/09/2013
MP bidding for employment law change to give parents right to paid bereavement leave05/09/2013
'Booming' digital economy offers opportunities for young people04/09/2013
Jobless young people to receive training in food industry under new Government scheme to boost chances of employment03/09/2013
Employers urged to offer more apprenticeships as new figures show demand for places is continuing to rise02/09/2013
One in five workers take sickies due to tiredness, a sixth sleep on the train and 11% fall asleep at their desk or in meetings, poll shows30/08/2013
New forms of global mobility among workers are set to become the norm as employers aim to maximise their growth around the world29/08/2013
Number of over-50s in the workplace has jumped dramatically over last 15 years28/08/2013
Competition for jobs has eased as more roles have been created but over 70 people are still chasing every vacancy in parts of Britain27/08/2013
Jobs boost as survey shows employer confidence has risen again23/08/2013
Young people and businesses in Britain boosted by apprenticeships as numbers rise dramatically over the last two years22/08/2013
London jobs summit set to discuss zero-hours contracts21/08/2013
'1 in 3' people with office jobs in the UK fail to use their annual holiday leave entitlement20/08/2013
Ambitious SMEs urged to consider apprenticeship schemes19/08/2013
The number of UK jobs for Romanians and Bulgarians jumps by over a quarter in the space of three months16/08/2013
Fewer people claiming jobseeker's allowance while employment reaches record high, but long-term and youth unemployment rates increase15/08/2013
Employers plan for growth by upping their recruitment as IT, finance, engineering and marketing jobs show 'sustained rise'14/08/2013
Almost half of the increase in employment levels over the past few years has been in temporary roles, according to the TUC13/08/2013
Government and industry urged to drive forward action to increase female representation in science, technology, engineering and maths careers12/08/2013
Workers in England 'increasingly confident' about jobs as economy shows signs of recovery09/08/2013
Recruitment firms continue to place more people in jobs, as permanent and temporary appointments accelerate ahead in July08/08/2013
Bank of England governor Mark Carney: Interest rates held until unemployment falls07/08/2013
Britain's economic recovery 'gaining momentum' as services sector records fastest expansion in six years06/08/2013
UK businesses 'more confident than at any point since the middle of 2010'05/08/2013
IT boss urges companies to look north02/08/2013
Call for greater use of vocational courses01/08/2013
Boost for cities trying to tackle youth unemployment31/07/2013
Computing jobs staying on UK shores30/07/2013
Firms have 'social duty' to give new jobs to Brits, Business Minister argues29/07/2013
The Government could give funding directly to employers for apprenticeship training26/07/2013
Call for more communication on vocational training to give it more credibility among employees25/07/2013
Almost half of new directors are women24/07/2013
21,000 young people at risk of long term unemployment offered jobs thanks to Government wage incentive scheme23/07/2013
Four 'megatrends' tipped to transform employment in next decade22/07/2013
Employers 'should reconsider hiring strategy'19/07/2013
New traineeships for 16 to 24-year-olds announced18/07/2013
Public and private sector work absences drop to record low17/07/2013
Public sector could save more than 1 billion by allowing more flexible employment practices, think-tank says16/07/2013
Government announces plans to review whistleblowing system15/07/2013
New strategy to maintain success of professional and business services in UK12/07/2013
Graduate opportunities increase in some sectors amid predicted reduction of 4% in jobs available to university leavers11/07/2013
Business leaders confident about UK economy10/07/2013
Older workers will be 'key' to skills shortage, report finds09/07/2013
UK jobs market showing signs of growth08/07/2013
Firms to be asked to endorse new Tech Levels, which will recognise rigorous and responsive technical education05/07/2013
Government champions worker ownership schemes in businesses with new set of guidelines designed to encourage greater employee engagement04/07/2013
Deregulation Bill published to reduce red tape for businesses and employers and clarify employment status of apprentices03/07/2013
Increase in graduate vacancies at the UK's best known and most popular employers but intake remains below pre-recession levels02/07/2013
UK students have ranked Grant Thornton as the best place to work as an intern, with Bloomberg LP top for enjoyment01/07/2013
Ministers hail success of employment scheme28/06/2013
UK did not enter double-dip recession, statistics show27/06/2013
Government unveils plans to train 100,000 technicians for jobs in the engineering industry to maintain the sector's global competitiveness26/06/2013
FTSE 350 companies enjoy more commercial success if their boss is digitally connected, according to a website's research25/06/2013
CBI warns that recruitment problems caused by a skills shortage could damage prospects of returning to long-term growth24/06/2013
Majority of employers predict increase in permanent staff recruitment21/06/2013
Top business leader gives the Government a wake-up call on the state of careers advice for young people and school leavers in Britain20/06/2013
2:1 degree 'adds 500,000 to income' over course of career19/06/2013
Financial services sector leads way as confidence among small businesses hits highest level in three years18/06/2013
New dads turn their backs on employment paternity leave after just two weeks - because of the low statutory pay rates17/06/2013
Rising numbers of private sector job opportunities are offsetting public sector job cuts and having a positive effect on unemployment, official figures suggest14/06/2013
UK employment total hits 'record high'13/06/2013
Hospitality industry pledges new jobs for young people12/06/2013
Working mums crave an improved work-life balance11/06/2013
UK business' 'failure to tap into and foster creative streak in employees' can stifle innovation, leading psychologist warns10/06/2013
Innovation is of the utmost importance to employees07/06/2013
Call for more firms to take on apprentices and help young people struggling to find vocational education placements06/06/2013
Former Dragon James Caan asks parents to allow their children to be responsible for their own careers05/06/2013
Mandatory insurance for limited companies would tackle excessive risk-taking and 'moral hazard', think tank says04/06/2013
New jobs created at Clydebank pipeline centre03/06/2013
Apprenticeships attract record demand in the UK employment market31/05/2013
New 600m MoD contract designed to secure jobs across the UK30/05/2013
Your staff will always be the critical backbone to success29/05/2013
Britain 'struggling' to keep up with its European neighbours in terms of vocational training for young people29/05/2013
More young people 'plan to work for themselves' in a highly competitive job market28/05/2013
Pay budgets expected to increase24/05/2013
Software company SAP to recruit autistic workers23/05/2013
CMI and ABS to work together to ensure business schools form a relationship with managers to improve graduates' practical skills22/05/2013
An 8% increase in graduate job vacancies will be recorded this year, according to research company Income Data Services21/05/2013
Department store firm John Lewis invests for the future with more than 100 new retail and IT apprenticeships for school-leavers20/05/2013
Graduate fast-track scheme for social workers announced17/05/2013
Business and equality go hand in hand16/05/2013
Small businesses miss out on apprenticeships benefits due to red tape fear15/05/2013
Promising employment levels to continue14/05/2013
Staff encouraged to work flexibly13/05/2013
Potential of HR professionals is being untapped by employers reluctant to invest in their staff, causing many to contemplate leaving10/05/2013
Recruiters are reporting that more of their clients are finding permanent jobs as businesses grow in confidence and look to hire more staff09/05/2013
'University of John Lewis' aims to professionalise retail with degree-level qualifications08/05/2013
Manufacturing sector SMEs expect growth in next quarter despite dip in both domestic and expert orders, says CBI survey07/05/2013
UK start-ups anticipate positive business conditions03/05/2013
Survey finds over a third of firms expect to stop providing computing devices to workers by 2016 as popularity of 'bring your own device' schemes grow02/05/2013
Government announces changes to share buy-back rules for employee ownership sector01/05/2013
Engineering sector offering more temporary jobs but has potential for skills shortage because of upcoming retirements30/04/2013
Bosses at half of all small and medium-sized companies are neglecting to train their workers, according to a survey29/04/2013
Retail employment increases by 1.8% as triple dip recession is avoided - Chancellor describes as 'encouraging'26/04/2013
UK graduate job vacancies 'outnumber roles not needing qualifications'25/04/2013
Sales growth at supermarket retailer Asda means 2,500 jobs coming to UK with new store openings and website expansion24/04/2013
'Millenial generation' place emphasis on workplace flexibility23/04/2013
Awards recognise top employers for equality in the workplace22/04/2013
Female workers are more attracted to jobs with flexible working practices but men are enjoying most of them19/04/2013
Commercial law firm says a 'rush' to get unfair dismissal claims heard before a new Bill kicks in has led to a spike in cases being bought18/04/2013
Recruitment of older people is 'vital'17/04/2013
A union has welcomed an increase in the national minimum wage but said the pay rise is still below inflation16/04/2013
One in five workers 'never pick up a pen'15/04/2013
City of London 'strangled by EU red tape, and Government must intervene'12/04/2013
Concerns raised after reduction in female appointments to boards of FTSE 100 firms11/04/2013
Businesses favour applicants who have completed apprenticeships, according to research10/04/2013
Employment index shows rising optimism in private sector, while manufacturers continue to struggle09/04/2013
Top employers urged to 'tune into talent' and let the abilities of their workers drive their organisations to success08/04/2013