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Full time workers at Living Wage firms could earn £1150 more in the next year: over 300 Scottish firms sign up since first lockdown

New research has found that after five years, the National Living Wage (NLW) has significantly boosted pay for the low...
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Adapting to Changing Environment as a Living Wage Employer by Gregor Sey, Boozy Events

Award-wining drinks company Boozy Events is based in Aberdeen and specialises in cocktail making classes and pop-up cocktail bars. During...
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BLOG: The Cost of a Truly Skilled Workforce by Libby Eavis, Company Director of Grandview House & Mains House

For many years, the female dominated health and social care sector has been seen as an unskilled workforce and has...
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International Women’s Day – Let’s Talk about Low Pay by Lynn Anderson, Living Wage Scotland

International Women’s Day provides an opportunity to reflect on progress made on gender equality, and to highlight the need for further action.   On wages, the most recent ONS labour market...
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Low-Paid Workers Forced to Regularly Skip Meals During Pandemic

New research Life on Low Pay in the Pandemic from the Living Wage Foundation shows the impact of low pay...
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Living Wage Valentine’s Day Gift Guide

Share the love with Living Wage employers this Valentine's Day. Our Valentine's Gift guide 2021 has something for everyone, whether...