Tackle recruitment crunch to unleash £23 Billion boost to economy

The UK has suffered the biggest drop in employment of G7 countries through the pandemic, leaving employers short of workers. New research by Learning and Work Institute suggests that a plan to get 1.7 million people back to work could boost the economy by £23 billion per year and increase annual incomes of the poorest […]

Labour Market Overview: August 2021

As Covid-19 restrictions have been lifted the labour market picture continues to show a top-line increase in the employment level but with a paradoxical (and sharp) increase in the number vacancies across the labour market as a whole. In fact, as the Institute for Employment Studies reports, vacancies have hit one million for the first […]