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Pensions Regulator launches proactive compliance drive as auto-enrolment looms

by Alan Little

20 November 2013, Comments 0

As tens of thousands of UK firms, including Umbrella Companies, approach their auto-enrolment staging date – the date when their workforce pension auto-enrolment duties […]


Skills shortage leads smaller firms to hire oil and gas contractors more efficiently than big competitors

by Alan Little

19 November 2013, Comments 0

Skilled engineers contracting as Umbrella Company Employees in the oil and gas sector are being rapidly snaffled up by smaller operators at the expense […]


Does the UK’s freelancing and contracting community need to revamp its skills base?

by Alan Little

18 November 2013, Comments 0

People contracting as Umbrella Company Employees or freelancing as independent professionals may want to re-evaluate their skills repertoire in the light of new research […]


REC chief executive tells recruiters they must change the way they operate as the economy recovers or sink

by Alan Little

15 November 2013, Comments 0

Umbrella Company Employees who rely on recruitment companies to source new contracting assignments may well endorse recent comments by REC chief executive Kevin Green, […]


Employers plan hiring spree in Q4 but are much more cautious in the longer term

by Alan Little

14 November 2013, Comments 0

The UK’s employers are planning something of a hiring spree over the coming quarter but have considerably more conservative hiring intentions in the medium […]