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Blue Monday: Tackling mental health in the workplace

It’s Blue Monday – otherwise known as the most depressing day of the year. Why? That gloomy January weather, the return to normality after the festive period and intensified financial pressures all have their part to play. It’s little wonder then that many of us can be left feeling… well,…

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Easy as A-Z: Your guide to top-notch interview preparation

Picture this. You’ve found a role you’re perfect for – your skills match up and your experience is on point – so you put together an application form. In fact, it’s an awesome application form and it scores you an interview. Get in! But then you get a little cocky.…

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How to become a Care Worker

The role of a care worker is looking after and supporting elderly people, children and vulnerable adults throughout their daily lives. You will be responsible for providing the best possible care aswell as assisting with general day to day tasks. As a care worker, you need to be approachable, friendly…

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Am I too old for a career change?

What age is too old for a change in career, 30, 35, 40, 45??? You must think that the longer you leave it, the greater the risk of being recruited for the desired position and becoming a success. Every recruiter will be looking at their applicant CV’s to make sure…

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Adam or Mohamed – Is there discrimination within recruitment?

Have you ever applied for a job and thought 'I have all the right experiences and qualifications but haven’t been offered an interview?' It might have never crossed your mind before, but it could be down to your name! The BBC recently aired a programme with two men called Mohamed…

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5 ways to supercharge your job search in 2017!

The New Year is often the best time to dust of that CV and make a start on those resolutions. Getting a new job is frequently high up on the priority list for a lot of employees which is no surprise considering that 60% of British workers will consider looking…

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Happy workforce, productive workforce!

It seems quite an obvious statement, but this is something that can often get forgotten in the day to day tasks of running a business. As a business owner or CEO, keeping your staff happy should be at the very top of your priority list. Maintaining a happy workforce is…

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How to spring clean your job search

Spring is the perfect time of the year to re-assess your career prospects and apply for new opportunities. Candidates often get set in their ways and try to mass target their job applications, this really isn’t the best way to approach a job search and can be detrimental at times.…

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What are your recruitment New Year’s Resolutions?

How are your New Year's Resolutions going? Less than a week into 2016, we hope you're able to say you're staying on track. As you head back to work in 2016, you might start thinking about things you could be doing differently in your online recruitment. After all, if you're…

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