Women in the workplace and the gender divide is always a topic for discussion, especially with celebrations such as International Women’s Day.
This issue of the gender pay gap was again highlighted in a newly published report by recruitment giant, Randstad.
The female workforce represents a huge opportunity for business in the UK, particularly in a time of near-full employment and a skills shortage. But the gender pay gap and women’s perceptions of opportunities available to them may represent a missed opportunity for UK companies to help women advance their careers.
Read our latest report on gender and attitudes to the ‘pay rise ask’ and the implications this has for staffing and business growth in the UK.