Monthly Archives: May, 2016

Self employed businesses need admin help

The so called “gig economy” is fast becoming a reality for a growing number of self employed people- but they need help with business red tape. Cloud based platforms are making it easier for firms to find the people they need from a global talent pool, and for freelancers to advertise their skills. For companies […]

Help for South West employers

The number of people in work has fallen in the South West- but employment experts believe it is only a minor blip for the region. Recent figures by the Office of National Statistics (ONS) show that 32,000 people in the South West lost or left jobs between December 2015 and February this year. However, with […]

New employer service launched for South West businesses

A new service has been launched for South West employers. A new interactive tool enables employers and employees to explore demand for particular mid-skill roles and the potential salary benefits and likely levels of competition for these positions. The findings can be shown at the South West level as well as regionally and nationwide. The […]