Fifty-two per cent of workers think that employers will not offer them additional support, despite 64% wanting further help from their employer.
As part of a six-step plan, the REC is calling on the government to ensure no one is left behind by funding Statutory Sick Pay support for every worker.
The investment forms part of the government’s commitment to support the UK’s entrepreneurs and start-ups to scale up their innovations.
Despite a second lockdown, there are several ‘business as usual’ activities that need to be maintained – such as preparations for the private sector IR35 reform.
Twenty-four per cent of UK professionals said their manager lacked empathy, good communication and honesty.
With Covid restrictions and less people on the high street, the run up to Christmas will see a jump in eCommerce purchasing which is already being targeted by cyber-criminals.
FSB: ‘Our self-employed community was fundamental to our recovery from the last recession. If we want it to play that same role again, policymakers must do more to support it’.
CIPD: ‘The findings of this report suggest that improvements in workforce diversity have happened by accident rather than design’.