As the UK embarks on the miserable trudge back to the office, met with pale, still-hungover colleagues who are just about surviving on the Nescafé, it’s a promising time for recruiters.
Research by Investors in People (IIP) has found that 47% of people plan to change job in 2018, with around 18% actively looking. According to data from global jobs website, Monster, the biggest day for job searches last year, was January 4.
However, the number of January jobseekers has dropped by 12% since the previous year, due to a dip in confidence in the job market. Just one quarter of UK workers said they thought employment prospects improved over the past year, down from a third on 2017.
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