EU immigration limits 'not a priority for managers'

Few managers believe limiting the movement of labour across Europe is a priority for them, according to a new study.

Despite the political focus on immigration, company bosses said they would rather the Government made it easier to give work experience to youngsters.

Immigration limits 'not a priority for managers' Credit: Steve Parsons/PA Wire

A survey by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) found that many pledges from political parties were not in line with managers' priorities.

The poll of more than 1,200 managers found that only two out of five agreed with abolishing zero hours contracts, another subject which has generated a lot of political interest.