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The Living Wage

A look at why more organisations should consider paying employees and contract staff a ‘Living Wage’
Modified date: 06/07/2015
Business and industry issue
 

Summer Budget 2015: Simplify for small businesses, says KPMG’s Small Business Accounting team

In the lead up to the summer Budget announcement, Bivek Sharma, Head of Small Business Accounting at KPMG, reports on what he believes small businesses are looking for on 8th July
Modified date: 06/07/2015
Press release
 

KPMG economic analysis: Raising the minimum wage to the Living Wage would benefit staff and businesses

KPMG has calculated, for the first time, the impact of the universal adoption of the Living Wage in the UK
Modified date: 06/07/2015
Press release
 

Thinking People

The workforce is changing. Our experts discuss what they think are the biggest people related issues facing boards.
Modified date: 06/07/2015
Business and industry issue
 

Boards need to understand what makes people tick by Ingrid Waterfield

Ingrid Waterfield thinks we need more HR directors to sit on boards to deal with people issues in a strategic, long term way.
Modified date: 06/07/2015
Business and industry issue
 

People issues need a board-level owner by James Riley

James Riley on why he thinks people issues need a board level owner and who this should be.
Modified date: 06/07/2015
Business and industry issue
 

People managers need people skills by David Middup

David Middup explains why he thinks boards need to understand people management must be recognised as a skill in its own right.
Modified date: 06/07/2015
Business and industry issue
 

Cyber-attacks don’t discriminate by sector, says KPMG

George Quigley, financial services partner in KPMG’s cyber security team, comments on the news that the financial services industry is under constant barrage of attacks by cyber criminals
Modified date: 25/06/2015
Press release
 

KPMG Cyber Predictions 2014

Cyber security is a rapidly changing field & making predictions always carries certain risks, but Malcolm Marshall says there are trends emerging
Modified date: 18/06/2015
Business and industry issue
 

KPMG backs Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission call for improved access to the elite professions

Marianne Fallon, Partner and Head of Corporate Affairs at KPMG, comments on the Social Mobility & Child Poverty Commission’s latest report ‘A qualitative evaluation of non-educational barriers to the elite professions’.
Modified date: 15/06/2015
Press release
 

Combat ransomware with technology, training and awareness, says KPMG

George Quigley, partner in KPMG’s cyber security practice comments on the news that cyber-thieves can reap returns of almost 1,500% when they invest in ransomware
Modified date: 11/06/2015
Press release
 

Report on Jobs - Permanent placements rise further in May, albeit at slowest pace in four months

Growth of permanent placements eases, but remains marked overall
Modified date: 05/06/2015
Press release
 

Pensions: it’s more important to discuss spending than saving

Motivating a workforce to spend more – or any – of their hard earned income on pensions can be difficult.
Modified date: 04/06/2015
Business and industry issue
 

Data-driven insights about your people can sharpen performance

Variety of data helps HR practitioners make the right decisions. Evidence can now be used, rather than intuition and settled best practice.
Modified date: 26/05/2015
Business and industry issue
 

KPMG Enterprise in the North launches new Consulting team

KPMG’s Enterprise practice in the North has today announced that it has launched a dedicated Consulting team
Modified date: 21/05/2015
Press release
 

Only way is up following today's inflation figures, says KPMG

Yael Selfin, Head of macroeconomics at KPMG comments on today’s Office of National Statistics announcement that inflation has turned negative for the first time in more than half a century
Modified date: 19/05/2015
Press release
 

Report on Jobs - Permanent placements and salaries rise at faster rates in April

The number of people placed in permanent jobs by recruitment consultants continued to rise in April
Modified date: 08/05/2015
Press release
 

Evidence based HR is here

A brave new world in which data can replace basic HR key performance indicators and provide powerful insights on the role of employees isn’t something which is ‘coming soon’, it’s here.
Modified date: 29/04/2015
Business and industry issue
 

KPMG Enterprise launches cyber security service for SMEs and mid-tier businesses

KPMG Enterprise has launched a cyber security service tailored to the needs and resources of smaller and mid-tier businesses.
Modified date: 29/04/2015
Press release
 

HR faces crisis of credibility in the Boardroom

HR leaders are facing a crisis of credibility among their senior peers, due to an overreliance on instinct when making decisions.
Modified date: 28/04/2015
Press release
 

Impact of GAECL guidance on IFRS 9

KPMG's recent IFRS 9 Breakfast Forum focused on the Basel Committee’s Guidance on Accounting for Expected Credit Losses (GAECL) consultation document.
Modified date: 28/04/2015
Business and industry issue
 

Attitudes and awareness towards the Living Wage are on the up, finds KPMG report

Attitudes and awareness towards the Living Wage campaign are changing with almost 80 per cent of adults and 60 per cent of 16-17 year olds in the UK saying they have heard of the Living Wage
Modified date: 27/04/2015
Press release
 

Senior appointment for KPMG’s cyber security practice

George Quigley joins KPMG as a Partner to bolster the rapidly growing cyber security practice
Modified date: 23/04/2015
Press release
 

KPMG is recognised as one of the top employers for women for the third year running

KPMG has been included in The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2015, retaining this high profile status for yet another year.
Modified date: 22/04/2015
Press release
 

KPMG at the Workday Rising Europe 2014 Conference

KPMG is proud to be Gold sponsor at Workday Rising Europe 2014
Modified date: 20/04/2015
Business and industry issue
 

KPMG & Workday

KPMG offers an innovative approach to providing unified HCM, and FM solutions designed for today’s dynamic and global organisations
Modified date: 20/04/2015
Business and industry issue
 

Institutional investors shy away from hacked businesses

A cyber attack could cost a business its investor backing, according to new figures revealed today.
Modified date: 15/04/2015
Press release
 

Mid-tier companies embracing digital to transform the customer experience

Mid-tier companies are boosting their investment in digital as they strive to transform their customer experience, according to a new report from KPMG Enterprise.
Modified date: 14/04/2015
Press release
 

Will they stay or will they go? KPMG head of macroeconomics discusses the risk of Greek exit from the Eurozone

Yael Selfin, KPMG head of macroeconomics, comments on the risk of a Greek exit from the eurozone
Modified date: 10/04/2015
Press release
 

Report on jobs - Staff appointments growth remains strong, while salaries rise at fastest rate in six months

March survey data highlighted further marked growth of recruitment activity across the UK
Modified date: 10/04/2015
Press release
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