Job applications filtered by university ranking. Companies are keeping CVs from those who went to the top-24 institutions and scrapping the rest. Research has found that four-fifths of students who went to Russell Group universities secured full-time work within weeks of graduating, compared with two-thirds of those from other universities.
HSBC has launched a £250 million lending fund to support small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Hertfordshire and Essex, as part of its commitment to help businesses realise their ambitions for growth and navigate Brexit. The Herts and Essex Fund is part of a wider £14 billion fund for SMEs across
“Climate change is everybody’s business and I’m pleased to see Essex businesses leading the way by using innovative, green technology.” That’s the message from Cllr Tony Ball, Essex County Council’s Cabinet Member for Economic Development, following his recent visit to Taylor Construction Plant (TCP) in Maldon. The company specialises in cutting-edge,
Common questions we get asked about bailiffs their powers What are bailiffs not allowed to take? Exempt goods and anything not belonging to the debtor. Items necessary in your employment, education or business to a maximum allowance of £1350 combined value. Items necessary to the basic needs of the debtor and his
The Chancellor of the Exchequer presented his Budget to Parliament on Monday 29 October 2018 with a somewhat rosier forecast as to the financial position of UK plc. From a personal tax perspective, individuals will benefit from increases in both the personal allowance, to £12,500, and the higher rate PAYE threshold,
Ryanair reports €20m third quarter loss. Ryanair flew 32.7m passengers in the quarter, an increase of 8%, while revenue flew to €1.53bn, a 10% increase, the loss did not consider the €46.5m the airline spent buying Austrian airline, Laudamotion. Chief executive Michael O’Leary said, “While a €20m loss in