Put pay right to solve nurse and midwife exodus, says UNISON  
Commenting on Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) data that shows more people are leaving its professional register this year than at the same time last year, UNISON head of health Sara Gorton said today (Wednesday): “Pay and staffing are at the heart of the problems affecting the NHS. Nurses and midwives are leaving for jobs elsewhere because they can’t afford their bills or to feed their families.  “Overseas workers will always be valued in the NHS. But relying on international recruitment is no substitute for the urgent retention plan needed for UK health professionals. “The government must put NHS pa...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - November 30, 2022 Category: Food Science Authors: Sophie Goodchild Tags: Article News Press release nhs pay Source Type: news

Boost NHS pay to prevent pre-Christmas strikes
Ambulance workers across England are likely to strike before Christmas, says ​UNISON today (Tuesday), as it announces the results of its month-long NHS strike ballot.  Thousands of 999 call handlers, ambulance technicians, paramedics and their colleagues working for ambulance services in the North East, North West, London, Yorkshire and the South West ​are to be called out on strike over pay and staffing levels.  Commenting on the ballot results, UNISON general secretary Christina McAnea said: “The decision to ​take action and lose a day’s pay is always a tough call. It’s especially challenging for ...
Source: UNISON Health care news - November 29, 2022 Category: UK Health Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: News Press release NHS ballot nhs pay Source Type: news

Environment Agency workers announce industrial action dates
UNISON members who protect communities during severe weather conditions will be taking part in industrial action from 12 December. Members in the Environment Agency (EA) will take continuous action, short of strike, from that date. The action will take the form of work to rule and includes: only working contracted hours; taking all scheduled breaks and having appropriate compensatory rest between work; not doing any unpaid work outside contracted hours; and disconnecting from work electronics outside contracted hours and during rest breaks. UNISON is also asking members to consider withdrawing from incident rosters on t...
Source: UNISON Health care news - November 29, 2022 Category: UK Health Authors: Amanda Kendal Tags: Article News Environment environment agency water environment and transport Source Type: news

Sizewell C nuclear plant confirmed with £700m public stake
The government has confirmed the Sizewell C nuclear power plant in Suffolk will go ahead, backing the scheme with a £700m stake. Ministers said the move, first announced in Jeremy Hunt’s autumn statement, would create 10,000 highly skilled jobs, provide reliable low-carbon power to the equivalent…#energy #sizewell #nuclear #jeremyhunt #suffolk #simonerossi #hinkley #scheme #edf #provide (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UK Retailers Cut Jobs, Investment as Economic Outlook Weakens
Bloomberg#outlookweakens #cut #outlook #weakens (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rural Colorado Tries to Fill Health Worker Gaps With Apprenticeships
Describes an apprenticeship program designed to meet the increasing need for direct care workers such as personal care aides in rural western Colorado. Offers opportunities for improving earning power to people living at or below the poverty line, who lost their jobs due to COVID-19, or who are unemployed or underemployed. (Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center - November 29, 2022 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

What happens when CEOs return? History has some lessons for Bob Iger and Disney
There’s something to be said about a known quantity, particularly when it comes to chief executives. It worked for Apple, when the then-floundering computer company turned to its ousted co-founder Steve Jobs. Jobs…#iger #disney #bobiger #boomerang #bob #howell #strategy #waltdisney #success #howardschultz (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The great mismatch: Remote jobs are in demand, but positions are drying up
Lori Black has been firing off dozens of applications with one goal: to land a work-from-home job. Nearly three years into a pandemic that reshaped workplace norms and put the balance of power squarely in the hands of employees, the tides are shifting again. The job market — although still hot —…#remote #percent #linkedin #positions #remotely #re #opportunities #remoteposition #randghayad #schrauth (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sympathy, and Job Offers, for Twitter ’s Misinformation Experts
In the weeks since Elon Musk took over Twitter, dozens of people responsible for keeping dangerous or inaccurate material in check on the service have posted on LinkedIn that they resigned or lost their jobs. Their statements have drawn a flood of condolences — and attempts to recruit them.…#twitter #misinformation #keepingdangerous #trust #safety #musk #meta #pelosimisinformation #eulogizingtwitter #internet (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

10 Jobs That Make Parenting Manageable
Becoming a parent is a major life change that can make working for a living a serious challenge. New parents might want jobs that are more flexible or require fewer hours. Some may stop working when their child is born but want to return to a job in some capacity once their kids are old enough to…#advisor #schedules #challenge #careers #major #change #living #school #leave #require (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How The Jobs Atlas Makes Jobs To Be Done Actionable
Nearly two decades ago, I had the good fortune to be working with Clayton Christensen, the Harvard Business School professor who originated major concepts like disruptive innovation and “skate to where the puck is going.” He had just published about the concept of Jobs to be Done – in brief, the…#claytonchristensen #schoolprofessor #originatedmajor #majorconcepts #atlas #christensen #clayton #harvard #school #emotional (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Take Five: Everything to play for By Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - The final month of the year is almost here but there's no time yet to slow down, with latest U.S. jobs numbers and euro zone inflation data coming up. And don't forget the turbulence in crypto land, growing concern about China's economic outlook given a COVID-19 resurgence and…#vidyaranganathan #alunjohn #marcjones #saqibiqbal #iqbalahmed #dhararanasinghe #inflation #slow #ecb #pace (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

KPMG Bets on Manchester With Tech Jobs and'Sprint' Rooms
KPMG Bets on Manchester With Tech Jobs and 'Sprint' Rooms Bloomberg#kpmgbets #sprint #kpmg #bets #manchester (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

1m workers have lost their jobs in past year because their employers shut down, Labour says
More than a million workers have lost their jobs in the past year because the business they were working for closed down, according to Labour analysis of official figures. In the year to September, 450,000 “business deaths” were recorded by the Office for National Statistics, the highest level on…#labouranalysis #labour #closed #failure #figures #lost #analysis #closures #closure #level (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Borrowing Surge Makes Quick End to Rate Hikes Unlikely
Those of us of a certain age recall a time when the money supply numbers from the Federal Reserve sent shock waves through the financial markets, much as the jobs or inflation reports do now. That was back in the late 1970s and early 1980s, when the Fed supposedly used the data to guide its…#inflation #age #shock #monetarypolicy #supply #monetary #attentionpaid #late #retailsavings #supposedly (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news