Jan. 31, 2012
-- UK unemployment rose by 118,000 in the three months to November to 2.685 million, official figures show. The Office for National Statistics said the unemployment rate also rose to 8.4% from 8.3%, the highest since January 1996.
The number of people claiming Jobseeker's Allowance in December rose by 1,200 to 1.6 million. The number of young people looking for work hit a new record of 1.043m, taking the rate for 16-24 year-olds to 22.3%. The number of people in employment rose slightly in the three months to November by 18,000 to 29.119 million.
Junior Enterprise Ltd MD, Thomas Junior said the figures are not great news however Thomas always finds a positive in every negative, ‘Any increase in unemployment is disappointing and obviously a tragedy for the person who becomes unemployed, this will intern have a positive in production for many companies as people work harder to help cement their position within a company.’
We are a fast growing outsource Sales & Marketing firm, the client is always demanding more and more from us, the figures are not as bad as seemed, us as a accompany we are going to take advantage of the economy and provide a unbeatable service for our clients.
In Scotland, the number of people out of work rose by 19,000 to 231,000 over the three months to November, giving a jobless rate of 8.6%. In Wales, unemployment fell by 1,000 in the quarter to 130,000, giving a rate of 8.9%, while in Northern Ireland it fell by 7,000 to 59,000, giving a jobless rate of 6.8%.
Since August 2010, Junior Enterprise Ltd has never looked back; the company has grown year after year, strength to strength, expanding from Norwich to Cardiff in 6 months, on track to expand to 2 different locations by the beginning of March.
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Junior Enterprise Ltd was established in late August 2010. Junior Enterprise Ltd is a fast growing sales and marketing firm located in Cardiff.