Is the Era of Austerity Coming to an End?

It’s arrived, the final Budget before the UK leaves the EU has been delivered with the Chancellor, Philip Hammond – citing a “New Chapter” for the economy, but is austerity coming to an end? In a speech that lasted more than 70 minutes, the Chancellor claimed that after repairing the damage to the public finances […]

Diversity and Inclusivity, a Competitive Advantage

Diversity used to be ‘just a box’ that companies ticked, but today, it’s a real competitive advantage. The importance of a diverse and inclusive workplace is ever more profound with strong evidence to suggest that across the board companies and organisations with a wider range of experiences and perspectives perform better. “A diverse business is […]

Manufacturing Firms Kick the Trend of Uncertainty

Manufacturing firms kick the trend of uncertainty posed by the UKs’ decision to leave the EU by investing and recruiting in the UK market. A recent report by the EEF, the Manufacturers organisation shows that companies are overlooking the ongoing political uncertainty gripping the UK and continuing to invest and recruit for growth. The EEF […]