Have you ordered your turkey yet? We’ve all seen the headlines proclaiming that Christmas will be ruined yet again this year – but this time not because we’re in the middle of a pandemic.
Hugely successful vaccination roll-outs, the lifting of all restrictions, businesses fully re-opening, consumer confidence rising – all have contributed to a healthy increase in GDP and a seismic rise in hospitality jobs.
What the Great Resignation means for the recruitment industry In the final quarter of 2020, the unemployment rate rose to 5.1%, amounting to over 1.7 million people. Fast forward to the first week of August 2021 and the figures have been flipped – 1.7 million marking the number of active job ads in the UK. […]
Why Healthcare is experiencing a recruiting crisis Where are all the Healthcare & Nursing candidates? Applications are down across the majority of industries – WaveTrackR data revealed the second consecutive monthly dip in July and average applications per job have been falling since the start of the year. However, Healthcare & Nursing is suffering more […]
Why switching careers should be more accessible for older workers Twenty years ago it wasn’t at all unusual to work for a single business all your working life. Switching employers wasn’t done with the frequency it is today and switching careers was even rarer. However, the state pension was also more generous and given earlier […]
Why long term recovery depends on reskilling in growth industries The job market has been flipped on its head. No longer are we seeing the hiring freezes and wait and see attitudes of 2020. WaveTrackR’s June report revealed that jobs had grown to a massive 235% above the 2020 monthly average. This is, of course, […]