Sarah Bostan

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Unions the key to solving the problem of Britain's pay squeeze

TUC general secretary Frances O’Grady often likes to say that Britain needs a pay rise. Yet more evidence of how true that is has emerged in the …

How wages fell in the UK while the economy grew | Financial Times

Between 2007 and 2015, the UK was the only big advanced economy in which wages contracted while the economy expanded. In most other countries, …

The Case for Investing More in People

“Productivity isn’t everything, but in the long run it is almost everything,” wrote Paul Krugman more than 20 years ago. “A country’s ability to improve its standard of living over time depends almost entirely on its ability to raise output per worker.”<p>There is a virtuous cycle between productivity …

Deloitte's Bersin Finds Effective Use of People Analytics Is Strongly Related to Improved Talent and Business Outcomes

NEW YORK, Nov. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- New research by Deloitte Consulting LLP's Bersin shows that people analytics, the use of employee data to …

Trade unions have a role to play in Brexit Britain | Financial Times

Trade unions remain a potent political force in the UK. The government’s decision on Tuesday to scrap the public sector pay cap— which had limited …

UK economy will grow more strongly than expected, says BCC

British Chambers of Commerce says British consumers are showing resilience to Brexit vote, but warns of rising inflation<p>Robust consumer spending and a brighter outlook for trade and investment will mean the UK’s economic slowdown this year is less severe than previously feared, the British Chambers …

UK Economy

Explore This Hidden Gem of Jordan Many Visitors to Petra Never Get To See

Add Jerash to your bucket list.<p>The ancient ruins of Jerash, Jordan, have long served as something of a little sister to the world-renowned city of …

Petra - a hidden gem...

10 Must-See Sites of Iran’s Historical Architecture

Bursting with rich history, Iran's architecture helps weave a tale of the country's long, Persian culture. Decorative tile work and ingenious feats of engineering are hallmarks of Persian architecture throughout the centuries.<p>And with twenty UNESCO World Heritage Sites, there is no shortage of …

THE OLD CITY OF JERUSALEM

<b>Feel the spiritual glow radiate within the great stone walls</b><p>Visiting the Old City of Jerusalem is like travelling to a mystical, magical new world. …