A Minefield Of Knowns And Unknowns

Will that make him vulnerable to harmful, polarising ideologies? Will his indoctrination, plus his ability to use lethal arms, make him an incomparably severe threat? If he is unable to get a decent job, will his anger and sense of defeat or denial become uncontrollable? Isn’t that a powder keg of potential crime and violence … Read more

Klarna CEO draws criticism for posting emails of almost 600 ‘Klarnauts’ who lost jobs

The chief executive of embattled buy-now-pay-later company Klarna drew criticism for publishing a list of the hundreds of employees he has let go. Sebastian Siemiatkowski posted the list on LinkedIn, a week after announcing job cuts for about 10% of Klarna’s global workforce. The 565 so-called “Klarnauts” volunteered to have their names added to the list. The … Read more

Raymond James boss Paul Reilly bets big on the UK: ‘I don’t have a cap on the number of hires’

It is June 2016. The UK votes to leave the EU. Reports predict thousands of job losses and a severe decline in the City of London. That’s when bosses at Raymond James began the company’s push into European investment banking. Some questioned whether the US mid-market specialist’s foray into the UK and Europe would last. … Read more

Hot hiring market for London lawyers continues into 2022 despite M&A slump

The booming recruitment market for lawyers in London has stayed hot into 2022, despite a slowdown in deal flow and worries about the impact of rising inflation and the war in Ukraine. Data on legal market hiring from recruitment firm Robert Walters and data provider Vacancysoft showed strong demand for legal talent did not slow … Read more