01 Mar 2018
The Apprenticeship Levy has doubled the number of apprentices at professional firms. However, it is unpopular with 45% of the firms that pay the Levy not receiving anything back, and 46% more administrative apprentices likely to be employed if regulation of the scheme was simplified.Download the report
15 Feb 2018
The Forum’s 10th annual Trends & Priorities survey highlighted that, as Brexit uncertainty reduces, professional firms are focusing on talent at a time of very rapid growth in demand for their services.Download the report
01 Feb 2018
The Forum’s second Brexit survey has discovered that 77% of UK professional firms are currently analysing the likely impact of hard and soft Brexit on the UK’s largest sector, with 20% of contingency plans already being implemented.Download the report
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Our aim is to increase the number of women in leadership roles at professional firms beyond 30%.
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Simon Harper Co-Founder, LOD