Hannah Fox tells Building how recession has affected attitudes to employers over the last year

Building editor Denise Chevin speaks to Hannah Fox, compiler of the 2009 Good Employer Guide, and Geraldine Pinder whose company P+HS Architects figured prominently in the guide

Top trends

  • Firms that made lay-offs were still rated by the staff reatained
  • More employees felt they weren't being adequately paid
  • There was more pride in work
  • Colleagues were less fun to work with.

  • Hannah Fox speaks to Building editor Denise Chevin