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The free flow of data and people are crucial to the success of the telecoms industry and the current uncertainties around Brexit are throwing up many questions and concerns about the future. Prospect research officer Martin McIvor investigates

Prospect has written to members in BT today (17 September) after the company shared partial details of its radical People Framework proposals with staff, despite the changes still being subject to negotiation with the union.

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Telefonica has responded to pressure from Prospect by agreeing to review its bonus plan and payments for shop managers throughout the UK, after members told the union that current targets are “unrealistic”.

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Consultation begins on one of the UK's largest ever transfers of staff

Prospect has called on BT to reconsider its shocking decision to lose 13,000 jobs over the next three years and to recognise the knowledge, expertise and commitment of its employees.