Modern employment practices can put as much strain on a woman's family relationships as working an extra 120 hours a year, the Economic and Social Research Council suggests.
The research finds though employers have maintained long-term career relationships with employees despite competitive market pressures, they have devised ways of extracting more effort and higher performance....
PwC, KPMG, EY and Deloitte must break up their consultancy and audit businesses into distinct firms to provide greater focus on the "most challenging and objective audits", the competition watchdog has said.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has released its first batch of guidance setting out how the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) conversion legislation may be used to resolve unequal payments.
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