Brexit is the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union. Following a June 2016 referendum, in which 51.9% voted to leave, the UK government formally announced the country’s withdrawal in March 2017, beginning the Brexit process. The UK is set to withdraw from the EU at 11 p.m. GMT on 31 January 2020.
Global resourcing specialist BPS World has warned that one of the main challenges facing employers in the UK in 2017 will be the impact of Brexit on the ability to attract talent.
In the corporate world, there is a growing recognition that strong relationships with customers can form the bedrock of future innovation.
The UK’s exit from the EU will have a number of significant and far-reaching consequences for the UK construction sector.