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Low pay, no bonus: U.S. retailers struggle with hiring

(Reuters) – U.S. retailers are finding it increasingly difficult to hire employees for stores and for middle and higher management as low pay and a feeling of uncertainty clouds the industry following a spate of bankruptcies and store closures. 17 more words

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Employment: The Low Pay Trap

The Social Mobility Commission has produced an analysis that states that only one in six low-paid workers in the last 10 years managed to secure a full-time job with better pay. 7 more words


The real Brexit Debate: Fairness between Consumers and Producers

Since the Brexit vote, there has been a lot of talk about effect of immigration controls on our public services and many industries that rely on cheap labour. 638 more words


Low Pay, No Way

This was a post I wrote for OnStage Blog (view the original post here: Low Pay, No Way)

I was scanning through adverts for jobs in the theatre and I came across a post for Front of House staff at a big regional theatre in the UK. 1,637 more words


Making the economy work for people on low incomes

View this post in Welsh | Darllenwch yr erthygl yma yn Gymraeg

The Assembly’s Equalities, Local Government and Communities Committee will start hearing from witnesses for its… 1,092 more words

Food insecurity – Britain or Burkina Faso?

It might disappear from the headlines, but the food bank story is not going away. A new report has come out about food banks – this one is a survey carried out by Oxford University to find out some of the circumstances of people who go to food banks. 646 more words