Small businesses may stop recruitment after National Living Wage introduction

Small businesses may stop recruitment after National Living Wage introduction

Small businesses are expecting that they will reduce their recruitment when the National Living Wage is introduced next year, according to a new survey.

The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has surveyed 1,261 of its members. It found that 38% of small businesses expect that the National Living Wage will have a negative impact on their companies.

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