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Contractors will be the backbone of workforce

by Jasmin Swayne

2 February 2017, Comments 0

Senior HR professionals should begin putting measures in place to source and engage freelancing and contracting professionals without delay, leading talent acquisition and management […]

IPSE calls for clarity on freelancing

by Jasmin Swayne

1 December 2016, Comments 0

The much-anticipated Taylor review into modern employment practices, encompassing new business models, employment and self-employment, is to launch with a regional tour of the […]

Contractor numbers grow again as self-employment surges

by Jasmin Swayne

20 October 2016, Comments 0

The latest labour market figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) reveal that the UK’s employment rate has reached 74.5 per cent – […]

Broad opposition to new intermediaries legislation

by Jasmin Swayne

22 September 2016, Comments 0

A new study representing 68,000 independent contracting professionals has found widespread resistance to Government plans to force these freelancers onto hirer or agency payrolls […]

What you need to know about the gig economy

by Jasmin Swayne

13 September 2016, Comments 0

What are the advantages and disadvantages of hiring new staff via the “gig economy?” Contractor and temp recruitment specialist Jobshop UK has outlined some […]