This week’s launches include: Acorn Group, Topia, VORSOR

• Nationwide recruiter Acorn Group has launched new specialist division VORSOR Facilities Services. The division has been created as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Acorn following continued expansion in the delivery of facility services and management contracts to a range of blue-chip clients.

• Global talent mobility specialist Topia has launched the Global Talent Mobility Assessment framework. The framework, which evaluates enterprise readiness to deploy and manage talent around the world, scores organisations in four key areas – operational efficiency, data maturity, compliance management and employee experience – providing insight on their current state and recommendations on how to drive improvements in strategy and process.

Chancellor hand-outs to stimulate jobs and economy

Vouchers for meals out, a 15% VAT cut on hospitality and tourism offerings, and a £1k bonus to employers who bring back furloughed employees were among the initiatives revealed today by Chancellor Rishi Sunak.

Legislation 8 July 2020


This week’s new contracts & deals include: Cornerstone OnDemand,, Kingsbridge Group, Resume-Library, SNAPP Resume, Wagestream

Contracts 8 July 2020

Parkdean Resorts looks to recruit 1,500 for predicted UK holiday boom

UK holiday chain Parkdean Resorts has created 1,500 jobs as it predicts a fully booked summer, according to online news service Bdaily.

6 July 2020

Working practices and pay in clothing factories investigated in Leicester

Leicestershire Police, along with the Gangmasters Labour and Abuse Authority (GLAA) and the National Crime Agency, are among the organisations looking into allegations about how workplaces and factories in Leicester have been or are operating during the lockdown.

6 July 2020