Archive for August 19th, 2013

IT Professionals Overcome IT Jobs Outsourcing Sorrows

August 19, 2013

Worries about the outsourcing of public sector IT jobs appear to be faltering, with 51% of professionals unconcerned about the issue in their sector. New research by CWJobs.co.uk has found that 58% of professionals believe outsourcing IT jobs isnow a positive or neutral issue within the public sector IT industry, suggesting past concerns have been […]

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Nationwide Take an Innovative Approach to Recruitment

August 19, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – Nationwide, the largest building society in the world, have added another tool to their recruitment arsenal. They recently decided to set up a separate website aimed at those who are carrying out a search for finance jobs. The company wants potential employees to be able to do more than find out about […]

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The First Telescopic Contact Lens Prototype is tested

August 19, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – For years, optometrists have been searching for a better way to help people who are suffering from macular degeneration, and it looks like a French lab has found the answer. The École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne recently announced that they had perfected telescopic contact lenses. The contacts can magnify the wearer’s vision […]

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The Changing Face of Business Cleaning

August 19, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – The recession has brought changes to many industries, including the business cleaning sector. When the recession first struck, most firms tried to rationalise their overheads. They looked at everything, from how much they were paying for rent to who was cleaning their premises and reviewed what they were doing. As a result, […]

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The UK Still Has a Shortage of Egg Donors

August 19, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – Despite increased awareness of the need for egg and sperm donors, it seems that many in the UK are still reluctant to make a donation. In the UK, there has always been considerable disparity between the number of people who are willing to donate their eggs and sperm and the number of […]

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The UK Still Needs More Student Accommodation

August 19, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – One of the biggest problems UK university students face is access to good quality and affordable accommodation, and this year it will be no different. For two years running the number of UK students applying for university places has fallen. In 2011, only 145,000 people had applied for a university place by […]

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