Daily Archives: October 26, 2010

Small firms won’t fill jobs gap created by public sector

Fresh doubts have been raised about the ability of the private sector to fill the jobs gap created by public sector cuts, with research revealing that more than one in 10 small firms are planning to cut jobs in the … Continue reading

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Stress the most common cause of sickness absence

Employers have reported stress as the most common cause of long-term sickness absence, according to research published today. The joint survey, by the CIPD and healthcare provider Simplyhealth, found that more than one-third (35%) of employers reported stress as the … Continue reading

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Quotations

  If all economists were laid end to end, they would not reach a conclusion.  George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)  

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