Tags: 2013

Companies to reduce executive bonuses in 2013, but large drops in pay unlikely over the long-term says PwC research

Many FTSE100 executives will see no increase to their annual bonuses this year and some bonuses could even be cut by up to quarter, according to a PwC survey of large UK companies. This will result in the second successive year of bonus reductions in the FTSE100. Fewer than 10% of those companies are expecting…

Pay tensions continue in 2013 predict Acas

The head of Britain’s top employment relations service is highlighting the challenges for the world of work in 2013. John Taylor, Acas Chief Executive, predicts that pay will continue to cause tension as austerity measures continue. He also highlights the need for employers to motivate and engage workforces. Employment relations “The struggling economy will continue…

Pay tensions continue in 2013 predict Acas

The Chief Executive of Britain’s top employment relations service is highlighting the challenges for the world of work in 2013. John Taylor, Acas CE, predicts that pay will continue to cause tension as austerity measures continue. He also highlights the need for employers to motivate and engage workforces. Employment relations “The struggling economy will continue…

National Apprenticeship Week to run from 11 – 15 March 2013

The sixth annual National Apprenticeship Week will take place from 11-15 March and looks set to be the biggest and best yet, with hundreds of events expected to take place across England. The Week, which is co-ordinated by the National Apprenticeship Service, is designed to celebrate Apprenticeships and the positive impact they have on individuals,…

Survey says employers looking to hire in 2013

The Recruitment and Employment Confederation’s (REC) JobsOutlook survey has revealed that employers are feeling optimistic about their hiring process next year. With 99% of employers planning to either increase or maintain their permanent staff during the following year, the survey suggests that the UK’s job market is set to continue on a trend of “slow…

Hiring market slows in November, and expectations for bonuses are lower in 2013

Bonus Expectations Survey highlights Only 60% of financial services professionals are confident of receiving a bonus for 2012/13 Of those who expect to receive a bonus, 89% expect it to be no higher than 30% of their base salary Over half (57%) anticipate their bonus will be the same as last year, while 27% expect…