Tag: COVID-19

‘Glasgow life’ to cut hundreds of Jobs

Glasgow Life, a non-profit organization that manages cultural and sports facilities for the City Council, announced that it will lose about 500 jobs.

Ardanis creates new jobs in Ireland

As part of the 2 million euro investment, the Irish software company Ardanis Technologies will create 30 new jobs. The company was founded in 2016 and is using this investment to support its international growth and expansion plans.

Kickstarter introduces a 4-day workweek post covid

For Kickstarter, a crowdfunding platform headquartered in New York, one way is to work four days a week, and the plan will be piloted next year.

Covid-19 and its economic toll on women

According to a report by the Social Innovation Organization, women’s economic prospects have suffered a major impediment due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Jobseekers beware of job frauds during this Covid Situation

Scotland disclosed that the latest survey found that nearly three-quarters of job seekers (74%) applied for jobs during the pandemic were fake.

Number of Non-UK residents seeking work falls post Brexit

Figures from a survey carried out by the job website Indeed has shown the struggle to recruit staff since Brexit. The survey found that the number of EU citizens looking to work in Britain has dropped by more than a third since Brexit. The report shows a sharp decline in interest among EU jobseekers which was not replicated in other countries. Meaning that the tougher post Brexit immigration rules are having more of an impact than the fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic.

100,000 Scots expected to lose jobs in the coming months

Scotland's furloughed jobs fell from 275,700 in April to 173,100 at the end of May. The numbers came as the coronavirus support scheme begins to be phased out.

New job centre in Dudley helps bounce back from Covid Pandemic

There are plans to open a new job centre in Dudley town to help the city recover from the Covid pandemic. A former Peacocks store on High Street has been all set to turn into a job centre after the proposed plan from the Department for Work and Pensions. This is part of the government initiative aimed at increasing job opportunities in areas of the UK that have been worst hit by the coronavirus,

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Do you feel like something is missing from your professional life? Are you wondering if this is the right time to start a new job? Amidst a global pandemic and economic downturn, your doubts are understandable. Yet, this could be just the right moment to take action and to re-set your career for steady growth, especially if you aspire to business leadership.

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G7 to commit $15 billion to boost girls’ education and women’s employment

When G7 Foreign and Development Ministers meet in London this week they will discuss investing $15 billion in developing countries in the next two years. This development fund will help women access jobs and build resilient businesses to combat the devastating economic impacts of COVID-19.