Enterprise zones, which offer business benefits such as tax incentives and superfast broadband, have helped create more than 19,000 jobs across England, government figures reveal.
Some of the people recruitment giant Adecco helped with CV writing as part of Sky TV show The School of Hard Knocks have already found work.
A lack of available professional staff in the UK’s service sector could adversely affect a business’s ability to grow, firms warn.
Logistics and supply chain staffing specialist Strive Supply Chain has appointed Alexandra Rowland-Jones as an apprentice.
Technical recruiter CBSbutler has appointed Matt Bone as team leader for its new energy division.
Around 250 jobs could go through the mothballing of part of Tata Steel’s plant in Newport, with mostly agency staff and contractors affected, according to a union representing the workers.
Recruiters have been warned to be vigilant following news of an increase in the number of invoice scams this year.
AIM-quoted, international IT, digital and business change recruiter Nakama Group has a new chief executive Rob Sheffield.
Demand for IT and accountancy professionals, as well as renewed candidate confidence in the UK, is behind a bumper set of results for recruitment giant Hays, according to group finance director Paul Venables.
An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check can show whether a job applicant has an anti-social behaviour order (ASBO), if local police think it is relevant to the job being applied for, a DBS spokesperson tells Recruiter.