All posts written by Ellie Green

84% of people want businesses to adopt flexible working

84% of people call for businesses to be more flexible with the working day One in seven admitted to leaving work early without telling their boss, even if work is incomplete 73% of managers say their team would be more productive if given an early finish Flexible working is highly valued by UK workers. According to Totaljobs research, 84% of employees believe businesses.
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Totaljobs has joined forces with Universum, offering employer brand expertise

Totaljobs has partnered with employer branding experts Universum, to provide a new offering to UK employers. Universum uses 30 years of experience in the employer branding field to advise organisations on the wants, needs and drivers of the modern workforce. Operating in 60 markets globally, Universum has worked with 1,700 organisations to date, including many of the.
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Imposter Phenomenon: what is it and how can employers help?

Totaljobs surveyed over 2,000 UK workers in February 2019 to delve into Imposter Phenomenon. We worked alongside two experts to produce this research: Dr Terri Simpkin, lecturer in leadership and corporate education at Anglia Ruskin University and Kate Atkin, speaker facilitator and Imposter Phenomenon researcher. What is Imposter Phenomenon? You’ve likely heard the term referenced by the media more commonly.
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Three quarters of tech talent are willing to leave the UK for work

Totaljobs has once again partnered with The Network, (a global alliance of more than 50 leading recruitment websites) and Boston Consulting Group to look at the wants and needs of global talent as part of the Decoding Global Talent series, this time focusing on tech workers in a bid to understand.
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Totaljobs and the British Chambers of Commerce: New report highlights all UK industries face recruitment challenges

Totaljobs and the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) today launch their new partnership, which will see them launch the Quarterly Recruitment Outlook. The British Chambers of Commerce helps businesses to grow and thrive, offering practical advice to UK companies through accredited Chambers in every region of the UK. Totaljobs is one of the UK’s leading job boards, giving.
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Job market in Leeds is strong – download the City CV

Leeds has seen a 33% increase in jobs advertised in the city over the past two years. Technology is currently the most in-demand industry, with a 25% rise in applications. It’s clear the job market in Leeds is booming, and with businesses such as Channel 4 seeing the city as a core hub for talent, creativity and innovation, it looks.
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Thriving job market in Nottingham – download the City CV

Job opportunities in Nottingham have soared, with a 59% increase in jobs advertised over the last two years, Totaljobs data reveals. Popular industries include Administration and Sales, which have seen job applications rise by a third. Overall, job applications have risen by a huge 70% since 2016. Nottingham has a strong history in terms of innovation, creativity and re-purposing its offering.
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Manchester’s job market is booming – download the City CV

The job market in key Northern cities is thriving, meaning there are multiple talent hotspots for UK workers to consider. Manchester is one such city, long heralded as a purposeful innovator within the North of England. Recent Totaljobs data has proved this, by shining a light on the most popular industries and overall jobs advertised and applications within Manchester. Totaljobs data.
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Attracting talent to the North

High employment within the UK means businesses are recruiting in an increasingly competitive, candidate-led market. Historically, top UK talent has appeared to gravitate towards the capital for work. However, the workforce is becoming increasingly mobile and with this, the North’s offering of career opportunities, lower living costs and strong work-life balance is becoming more apparent for businesses and jobseekers alike.
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Edinburgh and Glasgow see a spike in job opportunities

Job opportunities in Scottish cities have soared: Edinburgh has seen an 80% increase in job adverts over past two years; Glasgow has seen a rise of 52% Transport and Logistics and Customer Services are the most in-demand industries Totaljobs creates ‘City CV’ to bring to life benefits of Edinburgh and Glasgow for jobseekers Totaljobs research shows there has been 80% increase in jobs advertised in.
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