Alex Brownsell
Nov 6, 2018

WPP implements hiring freeze

The group had been expected to hire about 2,000 new employees.

Mark Read: wants clients to have easier access to the group

WPP has instructed its senior leadership to suspend recruitment plans until the new year, according to reports.

The group, which revealed disappointing quarterly results last month, has told managers to postpone new hires until early 2019, Bloomberg reports.

The report cites a memo circulated by group financial controller David Barker on 26 October informing staff that measures must be taken to try and protect the company’s long-term health....

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