Giselle Cory

Blog Entries by Giselle Cory

Is Underemployment the New Normal?

(1) Comments | Posted 28 November 2012 | (13:47)

Today's ONS release confirms the scale of the rise in underemployment. More than one in 10 workers are now underemployed, working fewer hours than they would like to - a million more than in 2008. Recently, this increase has run hand in hand with a flatlining of overall...

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Why We Need to Take Another Look at Older Employment

(3) Comments | Posted 15 June 2012 | (01:00)

More people are working for longer. One in eight people now work past their retirement age, up for one in 12 in 2000 according to new stats from ONS. This is good news. Working for longer is to be welcomed at a time when people are living longer, healthier lives....

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