News | Twin Group

Latest News
and Events

Latest news and events in our sector

News

News

UK 'heading towards double-dip in employment levels'
Published:  06 October 2010

UK 'heading towards double-dip in employment levels'

A new report on the rate of recruitment in employment suggests the jobs market may be flat-lining, one expert has noted.
 
Microsoft: Government proposal may reduce number of apprenticeships
Published:  05 October 2010

Microsoft: Government proposal may reduce number of apprenticeships

A government proposal that may result in businesses having to cover more costs of apprenticeships could discourage employers from hiring people, the managing director of Microsoft UK has warned.
 
New Equality Act 'will bring greater transparency' to employment
Published:  05 October 2010

New Equality Act 'will bring greater transparency' to employment

Under the new rules defined by the Equality Act the secrecy that formerly existed in the workplace will be consigned to the past, it has been noted.
 
Unemployment in Spain rises for second straight month
Published:  04 October 2010

Unemployment in Spain rises for second straight month

There has been a 1.2 per cent month-on-month rise in the unemployment rate in Spain, taking the total jobless number to just over four million.
 
Pearce: Government's work programme could struggle
Published:  04 October 2010

Pearce: Government's work programme could struggle

Government plans to get the long-term unemployed back into the workplace could struggle, it has been suggested.
 
Students 'can play a big part' in the recovery from the economic downturn
Published:  01 October 2010

Students 'can play a big part' in the recovery from the economic downturn

One industry commentator has stated young entrepreneurs are vital to the success of the nation.
 
Training courses to aid IT skill shortage?
Published:  30 September 2010

Training courses to aid IT skill shortage?

Businesses in the sector are struggling to fill positions with well-qualified people, it has been suggested.
 
Simplification of UK skills system 'is crucial'
Published:  30 September 2010

Simplification of UK skills system 'is crucial'

One expert has highlighted the need to help employers make use of apprenticeships and vocational learning.
 
Student immigration cap 'could have negative effect on research institutions'
Published:  30 September 2010

Student immigration cap 'could have negative effect on research institutions'

Science in the UK could take a hit as a result of the proposed immigration cap and cuts in funding.
 
EU conference calls for sustainability training
Published:  29 September 2010

EU conference calls for sustainability training

The importance of green skills to a low-carbon European society has been highlighted by the EU.
 
1 ... 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 ... 74

Twin Group is affiliated and associated with the following professional organisations: