Archive for August 23rd, 2013

IT industry must work harder to shift male dominated image and encourage more women into IT Jobs

August 23, 2013

Women could be dissuaded from careers in IT due to perceptions of a male dominated industry, according to data by CWJobs.co.uk.

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The UK’s Falling Divorce Rate

August 23, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – After years of increasing divorce rates, the UK has finally seen a significant drop in the number of people who are filing for divorce. The latest figures show that since 2010 the number of divorces in England or Wales has fallen by 1.7%. However, this does not mean that family law solicitors […]

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Roof to Balcony Transformations

August 23, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – The introduction of balustrade kits to the UK is helping thousands add a balcony to their home. In the UK, outdoor living is becoming increasingly popular. More and more people are using their garden as an outdoor room, as somewhere to sit in the evenings with a drink or enjoy lunch or […]

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Liverpool’s Growing Tourist Industry

August 23, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – When it comes to the tourism industry Liverpool is leading the way. At a time when most UK cities and tourist destinations have seen visitor numbers fall away, Liverpool has bucked the trend. The city has seen visitor numbers grow by an astonishing 23% since last year. Many hotels in Liverpool city […]

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Budget Travellers Love Liverpool

August 23, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – The city of Liverpool has seen its tourism industry grow by an astonishing 91% in five years. The Its Liverpool report found that the number of holidaymakers coming to the city has risen from 246,000, in 2007, to 471,000, in 2011. Over the same period, domestic visitor numbers have also gone up […]

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Boutique Hotels in Liverpool are pulling in the Visitors

August 23, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – Many visitors to Liverpool are there because they want something a little different, which is why many want to stay in boutique hotels. Fortunately, there is plenty of choice. There are literally dozens of boutique hotels in Liverpool to choose from, each of which offers something a little different. Not only are […]

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Growing Numbers of UK Contractors are Using PAYE Companies

August 23, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – The makeup of the UKs workforce is continuing to evolve with more people opting to work as contractors. The UK has over 4 million temporary workers. These people do not have a long-term contract with their employer. They effectively work for themselves, which means that they are responsible for filing a tax […]

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70% of IT pros disagree with new Yahoo! homeworking philosophy

August 23, 2013

Following the recent announcement from Yahoo! stating that all employees must now be office-based, a CWJobs.co.uk survey reveals the views of IT employees on remote working, including project managers. The research found that 80% of respondents do currently work from home or remotely, and 70% felt remote working was positive for the businesses that allow it. Even project management roles were […]

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