Sterling: ‘Robust screening processes and confirmation of an individual’s previous work experience are crucial for a huge number of roles, regardless of the level of the individual’.
With the government unveiling its action plan to deal with the Coronavirus threat, it has highlighted that at the peak of this event, a fifth of workers could be absent from work.
Overall business confidence remained at 23%, having increased for five consecutive months to January’s 14-month high.
HMRC has published the findings of the government review into the IR35 off-payroll working rules that are due to come into force in April 2020.
Sterling: ‘With an explosion of ‘diploma mills’, where fake qualifications can be easily obtained – dishonesty is becoming easier than ever.’
“Small businesses are not immune to cyber attacks and data breaches and are often targeted specifically because they often fail to prioritise security.”
The government has announced details of the immigration system that is to come into force on the 1st January 2021.
2019 was a record-breaking year for UK exports, with goods exports to non-EU countries growing by 13.6% from 2018.