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HRreview interview: Tara Sinclair – chief economist at Indeed

As an associate professor of economics and international affairs at George Washington University, Tara Sinclair’s expertise is in modelling, explaining and forecasting macroeconomic and labour market fluctuations and trends for different countries. As chief economist for Indeed, the global jobs search engine, she is able to develop original research using Indeed data on jobs and…

Ian Davidson: Pay rounds and Christmas cards

As we enter both the pay round and Christmas card period for some unexplainable reason I started to ponder over the similarities between the two seasonal activities. Perhaps it is because both events evoke a mixture of excitement and expectation matched with a sense of fear and  foreboding. I have a passion for running pay…

UK companies to maintain 3% salary increases next year

British companies are planning to maintain this year’s average 3% salary increases in 2014 for the third year running, with the country’s inflation figure expected to remain stubbornly high, according to Towers Watson’s biannual Salary Budget Planning Report. The level of salary increase is broadly in line with other countries in Western European and North…