The research was commissioned to better understand modern SME working habits and revealed changing expectations about working cultures.
The government has published the draft finance bill, confirming plans to go ahead with extending IR35 rules to the private sector in April 2020.
Barclays was among a number of lenders which signed up to rules in 2002 that included a ban on banks insisting that firms open or maintain current accounts before they are able to access other products.
Recent data has indicated a rapid growth in demand for consistent international employee screening services.
Overall business confidence rose last month, with confidence in retail, construction and services up and the retail sector seeing the highest increase of 11 points to 22%.
Since the introduction of gender pay reporting, the gap is continuing to close, however, there’s still a way to go until there is true equality.
SMEs will be pleased to learn that for the first time, large businesses could be fined for failing to pay smaller suppliers on time.
The Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) gives advice to businesses, as findings reveal poor management costs UK firms millions a year.