The May Policy Voice survey (from the Institute of Directors, IoD) addressed the topics of the factors which were impacting UK companies the most Below are some of the survey highlights:

  • 38.52% of UK Directors say compliance with Government regulation is causing the most negative impact to their businesses.
  • Skill shortages and employee skills gaps follows in a very close second.
  • Economic conditions are impacting UK businesses too. Just over 32% stated UK economic conditions whereas only just under 27% stated global conditions were causing a negative impact.

Bulletin Board graph May 2015

Source: May 2015 Policy Voice Survey, IoD