Our monthly archives

October 2019

Finding the Right Company to Work For?

25th October 2019 | Job HuntingMotivational

In a candidate-driven market, YOU are in the driving seat! Increased competition means that clients are having to up their game in order to attract the best candidates in the market. So how do you ensure that you are finding the right company for you? Research the company – start on their website; clients often have an ‘about us’ section which explains more about the organization, how they were set-up and what their ethos and values are. This gives you the chance to really understand...

UK LABOUR MARKET – OCTOBER 2019 REPORT

8th October 2019 | Job Market Reports

Each month we receive the most up-to-date source of monthly UK labour market report with data and analysis. The Report on Jobs is a monthly publication produced by Markit and sponsored by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation. The report features original survey data which provide the most up-to-date monthly picture of recruitment, employment, staff availability and employee earnings trends available.   Key points from the October survey: Permanent placements...

Who said redundancy needs to be the end of the world?

1st October 2019 | Job HuntingMotivational

  If you’ve been following the news, then you’ll have found it difficult to avoid the topic of redundancies recently. Dominating the headlines at the moment is the announcement that Thomas Cook Group had no choice but to enter into compulsory liquidation, resulting in around 9,000 redundancies. Locally, there has also been the news that Canon are to close their Reigate HQ which will result in the relocation or redundancy of 450 staff over the next twelve months. With this in mind,...