Nearly a fifth of retailers are preparing to shed employees, and more than half do not expect staffing levels to rise, as the high street continues to be affected by the shift in buying habits to online and rising costs.
Updated to include the outlook on the manufacturing industry from the CBI Quarterly Industrial Trends Survey, July 2018.
Last week in parliament, MPs and peers accused the government of lacking urgency in its work to tackle the shortage of skilled cyber security workers. And, separately, accountancy giant Deloitte has expanded a scheme to encourage more women to enter the sector.
Artificial intelligence (AI) will create as many jobs as it displaces over the next 20 years, but there will be "winners" and "losers" by industry sector.
The CIPD has warned that today's falling migration figures will further hamper employers' ability to recruit EU workers.
Rises in the national living wage will cause job losses at retail head offices, rather than in customer-facing roles, a law firm has found.
Vehicle industry body the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders has joined the call for greater clarity over the UK's future trading relationship with the EU, as investment stalls and job cuts are announced.
The CBI has warned that Airbus and BMW could be the first of many businesses to threaten to relocate if the government does not provide clarity over Brexit, potentially putting thousands of jobs at risk.
Changes to self-employment tax rules have "seriously damaged" the NHS and the public sector, according to research by the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed (IPSE) and the CIPD.
The soft fruit industry could be "crushed" by Brexit if it loses access to the thousands of seasonal workers it relies upon from EU countries, a trade body has claimed.
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