staff cuts

KPMG has slashed 275 staff as part of its latest restructuring exercise in an attempt to streamline the business.

KPMG has told its UK staff that up to 3% of roles, equating to more than 300 positions, will be “at risk” as part of a review across the entire business.

I think we know what happens when a government sets targets for a department or agency and cuts their resources at the same time, exhorting them to be meaner and leaner, explains Simon Sweetman

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Corporate restructuring firm Begbies Traynor Group has reduced its insolvency headcount by 6.2%, while reporting profits from continuing operations in line with the previous year.

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No business owner wants to make redundancies but sometimes it's necessary. Judy Crook explains how to manage the redundancy process fairly and comply with legislation.

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HMRC should focus less on spending cuts and more on chasing the £130bn in uncollected, evaded and avoided taxes, says the Public and Commercial Services Union. 

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