All items: Labour market

  • Uber employment status case: are there implications for all employers?

    Date:
    23 March 2017

    Does the recent spate of employment status cases have implications for all employers, or just for the gig economy sector? Fiona Rushforth analyses the Uber, CitySprint and Pimlico Plumbers cases for indications of a shift in approach to the classifications of worker or self-employed status.

  • Apprenticeship levy: Why degree apprenticeships should be on your list

    Date:
    6 March 2017

    Are you firming up plans for spending your apprenticeship funding once the levy comes in next month? One avenue worth exploring is degree apprenticeships, and training providers can help your organisation test the waters. David Willett, head of propositions at the Open University, explains.

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