January’s already halfway through and it seems like the UK recruitment industry is well and truly motoring following the traditional Christmas and New Year slowdown. Turkey and tinsel seem like a lifetime ago and workers are nicely settled back into the daily routine – or are they? Here’s a brief rundown of some important stories: … Continued
It may be the first working week of a new year, but there’s still been plenty going on in the UK’s recruitment industry. Here’s a quick rundown of a few important stories: Temp placements trump permanent as ‘gig economy’ grows The latest data from the Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo) has found that the … Continued
Parasol founder and chief executive Rob Crossland has hailed the general election result as a positive outcome for the UK’s contractor workforce and staffing industry. Rob, who also heads up our sister firm ClearSky Contractor Accounting, welcomed the prospect of a Conservative majority government. He said: “While no party has a monopoly on wisdom when … Continued
Voting is underway for the ContractorUK Reader Awards 2016. We’d love it if you voted Parasol for ‘Best Umbrella Company’.