Employee Absence Effectively

Recent research by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) revealed that the government introduced ‘fit notes’ scheme had not delivered less instances of employee absence through unwarranted ‘sickies.’ The CBI’s Absence and Workplace Health Survey discovered that in 2010 the average employee took 6.5 days off sick, which was a slight increase of 0.1 days […]

The Greek Crisis Pushes Up the Dollar

The freshly brewing Greek financial crisis is not limited to the boundaries of Greece. Several other European banks from France and Germany have exposure amounting to nearly $ 125 billion. The German exposure to Greek debt includes €9.1 billion invested by Hypo Real Estate and €4.6 billion worth of Greek bonds held by Commerzbank. The […]