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Information overload causes distraction and stress for British workers, experts reveal
British office workers feel increasingly distracted at work and at home due to the overload of information they face on a daily basis, a survey of more than 2,000 UK employees has revealed.
Over four million people now work from home, new TUC analysis reveals
The number of people claiming that they usually working from home rather than their company’s office has risen by 62,000 over the course of 2013, going over the 4 million threshold for the first time ever, a new TUC market analysis has revealed.
Welsh Government pledges support for new housing investment programme
Despite the challenges faced by public challenges across the whole of the UK, the Welsh Government has pledged its full support for investing in new infrastructure, including housing, a news report in the local media can reveal.
Majority of UK workers only take up to 77 percent of their annual leave entitlements
Most UK workers only take 77% of their annual leave entitlements each year, with only around half of them actually taking all of the holiday they are entitled to, online research carried out by a leading careers website has revealed.
Job vacancies go up by 8% across the UK, research reveals
The number of available jobs across the UK went up by 8% for the first three months of 2014 compared to Q1 2013, which led to slight drop in the competition for each vacancy, recent online research suggests.
Scottish jail raids find 200 mobile phones smuggled in the facilities
A raid carried out by the Scottish Prison Service and targeting around 1000 inmates in two jails found that one in five had managed to smuggle mobiles into their cells.
SMEs to take on more staff than larger companies, CIPD believes
Small and medium employers are likely to take on more staff in the next quarter than larger enterprises, one of the latest research reports from the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) has suggested.
14% of employees are late at least once a week, survey finds
14 percent of employees participating in an online survey revealed that they’re late for work at least once a week, while 10% admitted that they’re late at least once every month. The survey was carried out by CareerBuilder online in January 2014 and included a representative sample of 1,000 employees across industries and company sizes.
Market size for electronic access control will top $3.5 billion in 2014, research suggests
The market size for electronic access control will top $3.5 billion in 2014, driven largely by sustained growth in the American market, as well as emerging regions such as Middle East and Africa, researchers from IHS Technology suggests.