'Great resignation' | John Lewis chief urges retirees 'get back to work for the sake of the economy'

John Lewis chief urges retirees 'get back to work for the sake of the economy'

Over-50s leading a “great resignation” have shrunk the UK labour market and driven up inflation, the boss of John Lewis has said.

But Chairwoman Dame Sharon White says that these early retirees could be enticed back into the workplace with flexible working options, in a bid to plug the huge talent crisis facing the country.

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