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January 27, 2017
working class pay gap featured
27
Jan

Working class, professional people paid less than those from affluent backgrounds

Professional people from working class backgrounds are paid less than their colleagues from more affluent backgrounds, new research reveals. The study, by the Social Mobility Commission, found that those from working class backgrounds were paid £6,800 less than their colleagues – uncovering a ‘class pay gap across Britain’s professions. The report also found that access...
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27
Jan

Over half of female MPs have been physically threatened by members of the public

Over half of female MPs have been physical threatened by a member of public, a survey has revealed. Research by BBC Radio Five Live, also found that nine out of ten female MPs had been abused online while 80 per cent have been verbally attacked. Two thirds of those surveyed said they felt “less safe”...
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nutrition rocks
27
Jan

Inspirational Woman: Hala El-Shafie | Nutrition Rocks

Hala El- Shafie is a registered dietitian, and the founder of Nutrition Rocks. She is also a presenter for the BBC, ITV1 and Channel 4.    Tell us a bit about yourself? Well, I’m a Registered Dietitian by profession and hold an Honours Degree in Nutrition and Dietetics – I’ve always loved science and I...
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Finance, financial advice
27
Jan

Educate, train and prosper: The benefits of a diverse and fair labour market

You need only take a brief scan through the business and HR trade journals to see that inclusivity and equal opportunities remain high on the agenda for organisations, and rightly so, but there is still more to be done. It’s not only the ethical thing for businesses to do, it also has a number of...
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