Recruiters have mixed opinions about Scotland's "No" vote

Published: 24/09/2014
Recruiters are breathing a sigh of relief after 55% of Scottish voters opt to remain part of the UK, though there is disappointment too.

Dealing with lies in job applications.

Published: 24/09/2014
How can employers protect themselves when candidates embellish or fabricate their CV's?

Conquering the Coast to Coast challenge.

Published: 24/09/2014
Six members of the Encore team pushed themselves to the limit earlier this month as they completed the Coast to Coast cycle challenge

10 silliest interview answers

Published: 24/09/2014
A job interview is often a situation where we feel at our most nervous

UK unemployment falls by 146,000

Published: 24/09/2014
Unemployment in the UK has fallen to 2.02m, according to latest figures

Unemployment falls but pay growth suffers

Published: 24/09/2014
The 146,000 fall covers the three months to the end of July, while over the last year, unemployment has dropped by 468,000.

Seventy per cent of potentially successful employment tribunal cases not pursued

Published: 24/09/2014
Citizens Advice has published research which suggests that 70% of potentially successful employment claims are not pursued

More than half of employers have rejected an applicant due to social media posts

Published: 24/09/2014
Employers continue to turn to social networking sites to find additional information on potential candidates – and they’re not entirely impressed with what they’re seeing.

The dangers of not renewing fixed term contracts

Published: 28/08/2014
Fixed term contracts (FTCs) have been in the news lately, with business secretary Vince Cable suggesting that anyone on a zero hours contract should be given a statutory right to request an FTC from their employer.

Manufacturing wages on the rise, says EEF survey

Published: 28/08/2014
Wages in the manufacturing sector are rising faster than most other parts of the economy, a survey has suggested.