What does 2018 have in store for employees?

What does 2018 have in store for employees? Brexit may have thrown a spanner in the works within employment law, but what is the direction of travel in 2018? Beverley Sunderland, Managing Director of Crossland Employment Solicitors considers the key issues likely to arise, writing for Personnel Today: Employment law in 2018 Undoubtedly, any predictions [...]

By | January 3rd, 2018|Blog, News|Comments Off on What does 2018 have in store for employees?

2018 Workplace Trends.

2018 Workplace Trends 2017 has been a year full of technology advancements from the rise of the virtual assistant to the growing use of smart devices leaving many workplaces in the midst of a transformation that will only keep gaining momentum over the next year. Looking to 2018, here is a summary of the five [...]

By | December 19th, 2017|Blog, News|Comments Off on 2018 Workplace Trends.

Agile working environment

Agile working environment The world of work is changing and, with it, the need for a more agile approach is growing. Just as there are opportunities associated with this fresh approach to work, there are also a fair number of challenges to consider. The first is perhaps how to “sell” the concept. In order to [...]

By | September 6th, 2017|Blog, News|Comments Off on Agile working environment

September recruitment rush

September recruitment rush ! Businesses across the UK are preparing for the September recruitment rush, with job numbers soaring in some of the UK’s key cities last month. This is according to the latest statistics from CV-Library which revealed that Bristol (45.3 per cent), Sheffield (42.5 per cent) and Glasgow (37.8 per cent) were the [...]

By | September 6th, 2017|Blog, News|Comments Off on September recruitment rush

Millennial Mindset

Millennial Mindset The growing influence of the millennial generation has ushered in a rush to understand them. With 50 per cent of the world’s population being under 30, businesses are seeking to figure out the ‘millennial mindset’ for the purposes of recruitment, retention and talent management. In a bid to recognise this new request for [...]

By | September 6th, 2017|Blog, News|Comments Off on Millennial Mindset

100 Most Ridiculous interview questions ever.

100 Most Ridiculous interview questions ever . Have you ever sat in an interview and wondered why somebody was asking you a slightly left field question? Although you probably don’t realise it, there may well be a good reason why you are being asked something that seems completely irrelevant at the time. All too often some questions can [...]

By | July 18th, 2017|Blog, News|Comments Off on 100 Most Ridiculous interview questions ever.

Things You Should Not Say During an Interview with Salespeople.

Things You Should Not Say During an Interview with Salespeople. A job interview is your company’s opportunity to improve whether you are hiring a sales rep, sales manager, or even a sales executive, there are certain things you should never say or do during an interview. The interview is your company’s opportunity to make a [...]

By | June 21st, 2017|Blog, News, Uncategorised|Comments Off on Things You Should Not Say During an Interview with Salespeople.

The heat is on: Summer employment issues

The heat is on: Summer employment issues. With temperatures exceeding 30 degrees in the next few days, employers may have to deal with a raft of summer employment issues. Laura Merrylees sets out six common summer scenarios. Summer employment issues Should every weekend be a long weekend? Can employees be required to work from home [...]

By | June 21st, 2017|Blog, News, Uncategorised|Comments Off on The heat is on: Summer employment issues

UK behind in employment of older workers

UK behind in employment of older workers The UK ranks 19th out of 34 countries in terms of its employment rate of older workers, according to PwC’s Golden Age Index.http://www.pwc.co.uk/services/economics-policy/insights/golden-age-index.html It lags behind Iceland, which tops the table, followed by New Zealand, Israel and Sweden, according to the consulting company’s annual index, based on a [...]

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The battle to find top sales talent is fierce.

The battle to find top sales talent is fierce, and your company needs to have the skills, tools and resources to separate the real talent from the pack. Sales recruitment has it challenges just like any other form of recruiting. In today’s borderless global environment, companies face a vast array of challenges such as social [...]

By | April 19th, 2017|Blog, News, Uncategorised|Comments Off on The battle to find top sales talent is fierce.