Archive for August, 2013

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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IT PROFESSIONALS TO GAIN BIG BENEFITS FROM DATA SPURRING SPECIALIST IT RECRUITMENT

August 22, 2013

New research from CWJobs.co.uk has found thatal most half of the surveyed professionals believe there are more job opportunities in data management and analytics than there were a year ago (48%). The new research was launched at the specialists in IT recruitment, CWJobs breakfast briefing on ‘Big Data’, held in London last week. The audience […]

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Brain Injury Negligence Costs the NHS Millions

August 21, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – Of the 14,171 medical negligence claims closed by the NHSLA last year, the biggest payouts where for negligence that had led to a brain injuries. It is not unusual for brain injury compensation payouts to run into hundreds of thousands, or even millions of pounds. These kinds of injuries are rarely reversible. […]

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Most UK Men are Not Worried About Their Alcohol Consumption

August 21, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – A recent survey conducted by a health care plan provider has revealed some interesting facts about the way UK men look at health. The survey was carried out by Medicash who provide affordable and simple health care plans. They asked a group of UK men about all kinds of things, from how […]

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IT Professionals Overcome IT Jobs Outsourcing Sorrows

August 21, 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.

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Tough Times for Second Hand Car Sellers

August 21, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – Whilst new car registrations have risen sales of second-hand cars have remained largely stagnant in many areas of the UK. The latest trading figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) make interesting reading. Much to everyone’s surprise, the figures show that, in the month of June, new car […]

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There is Still a Place for Traditional Packaging Materials

August 21, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – Despite the emergence of new packaging materials, it seems that the corrugated box is still holding its own. Firms across the world are still choosing corrugated boxes over plastic crates and other more modern packaging materials. Sales of cardboard boxes are at an all time high. Firms are choosing this very old […]

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Real Wood is Back for Home Decor

August 21, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – In the UK, carpenters are finally seeing signs of recovery as more and more homeowners decide to fit out their home with natural wood features. People seem to want to bring a touch of warmth and beauty to their home. They are increasingly choosing to use wood to do so. Sales of […]

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Liverpool Beats the Recession with Tourism

August 21, 2013

England 12/08/2013 – Whilst other industries in the city of Liverpool have experienced decline the city has seen significant growth within its tourism sector. Several reports and sources have shown that visitor numbers to the city of Liverpool have increased rather than declined since the recession began in 2008. The city has bucked the trend […]

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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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