Job creation and losses

Consultancy job placements reach 17-month high

4 Nov 2004

The number of people placed in permanent jobs by recruitment consultancies rose for the 17th straight month in October and...

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Jaguar faces more job cuts

3 Nov 2004

More job losses are to come at Jaguar according to Amicus and the T&G union. Trade union officials giving evidence...

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Unions call for government intervention to end cull of manufacturing jobs

14 Oct 2004

Cabinet ministers will today face demands for action to stem a ‘crude cull’ in manufacturing jobs.
The GMB union claims...

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Vauxhall workers likely to avoid the chop as GM modifies European workforce

14 Oct 2004

Vauxhall workers in the UK are likely to escape the axe as parent company General Motors (GM) cuts 12,000 jobs...

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Newspaper giant’s move from Wapping will cost 700 jobs

13 Oct 2004

News International has announced plans to move its printing operation from its Wapping site with the loss of 700 jobs....

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Join the culture club

11 May 2004

HR must get to grips with cultural differences if offshore outsourcing is to succeed.

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Your move

1 Feb 2004

Relocating a workplace opens a whole can of worms in terms of employee rights to redundancy and extra payments. Consider...

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