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  • Employee Benefits That Your Team Will Love And so Will Your Pocket

    Posted on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 by Barbara RobertsonNo comments

    The best companies to work for look after their teams and value their staff. The most successful businesses are comprised of people who are engaged, satisfied and loyal. Providing perks and engagement tools helps build stronger teams and incentivises workers to aspire to greatness. Here’s a few free and cheap ways to do that. Get Flexible Offer work from home days.It could be twice a ...

  • 5 Key Reasons Why Your Employees are Leaving

    Posted on Saturday, December 16, 2017 by Barbara RobertsonNo comments

    When I started in recruitment in the 1990’s, if you were in a job less than 5 years you were a job hopper, but now two years is quite acceptable.  Why is that?  Why don’t employees stay? An employee survey of 2000 UK-based employees explored their pain points and why they would consider leaving their jobs. Here are the five most prominent causes of churn that it uncovered. 1. Lack of Career ...

  • 5 Secrets to Insanely Compelling Job Ads

    Posted on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 by Barbara RobertsonNo comments

    Getting the best applicants through the door, will depend on how persuasive your job advert is.   You need to engage the reader from the outset, get them to see themselves in the role and get them to act on that vision.  No longer is a list of “essential and desired” skills a means to entice people into your business. In a candidate shortage, you’re really going to need to sell it. Here are 5 ...

  • 3 ways your Recruiter is your best Employer Brand Ambasador

    Posted on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 by Barbara RobertsonNo comments

    There is lots of information out there about employer branding, who’s doing it…who’s doing it well, who needs to do it, how to do it etc.  There is a consensus that we should be doing it and it should be a priority – you are only as good as your staff after all, so you want to be recruiting the best. We also know we should be reducing our alcohol intake, and exercising more, but we don’t.  ...

  • 5 Essential Actions To Find A New Job

    Posted on Thursday, January 5, 2017 by Barbara RobertsonNo comments

    Great! The decision is made and this year you really are going to stick with it.  You’re going to get a new job.  Yup! that’s right your changing your job. Definitely. 2017 is the year.  For sure. So how are you doing it? Easy enough to make the decision, but you must take some action to drive that change.  Here are 5 key things to get you started. 1 Update your CV.  I’m not just talking ...