FairFuelUK is concerned that a lack of factual accuracy in the diesel debate, manipulated by environmentalists and opportunist politicians, has cost consumers £35 billion in vehicle depreciation and ignored significant other sources of urban NOX and particulate pollution. Basing legislative decisions on the current levels of misinformation risks a negligibleRead More
Inflation has risen again, according to new data from the Office of National Statistics. In a report released recently, the ONS revealed that Consumer Price Inflation has now reached 2.9%, which is 0.9% over the Bank of England’s target.
The ONS data suggests that the driving force behind this is the rapidly increasingRead More
6CATS International has warned recruitment agencies and recruiters to ensure that their suppliers are fully compliant before committing to using their services.
The leading global contractor compliance consultancy has urged agency directors to check that all of their suppliers are fully compliant and operating in a completely transparent and legal way.Read More
Small and medium sized legal firms both understand the importance of the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI), regard it as an opportunity to be embraced, and do not feel threatened by its impact on their business model, says Clayton Legal, after conducting qualitative research into this area.
Lynn Sedgwick, Managing Director,Read More
IT Security vacancies increased by 6.2% during the year ending 30 April 2017, according to the Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo).
There was strong demand for IT Security staff from the Accountancy (40%), Retail and Education sectors, all of whom hold huge amounts of sensitive data. While the largest industryRead More
The Changing Face of the Global Maritime Industry – 3 Reasons to Get Onboard with Technology for Improved Efficiency, Compliance and Safety.
Donald Anderson, senior advisor at Dynama takes a look at how technology can shape the shipping industry of the future
According to global consultancy IHS Market™ 2017 is set toRead More
Flickering lightbulbs, scary Barbie dolls, infected computer networks and cities out of action. Could this be the brave new world of the Internet of Things (IoT), if we neglect IoT security? Ian Kilpatrick, EVP Cyber Security for Nuvias Group, discusses the unstoppable growth of IoT and the necessity for organisationsRead More
Employers must recognise the rise of the gig-economy – and implement strategic workforce planning strategies to reflect this shift. That is the advice from global talent acquisition and management specialist, Alexander Mann Solutions.
The recommendation in response to data from Mercer’s 2017 Global Talent Trends Study, which found that despite theRead More
Rapid charge, long life batteries made from low-cost and abundant aluminium are set to emerge from research led by Taiwan’s Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI). Unveiled at the All Energy event in Glasgow, aluminium ion batteries could displace the lead-acid batteries commonly found in automotive applications in just two years.
According to new research by global talent acquisition and management firm, Alexander Mann Solutions, 96% of senior HR professionals believe that Artificial Intelligence has the potential to greatly enhance talent acquisition and retention.
However, concerningly, over half of professionals are not comfortable with the current pace of technological transformation in theirRead More