Passing probation: keeping your dream job

So, you’ve landed your dream role! The job search is over and you’re ready to begin your new career. However, the hard work doesn’t stop there. Landing your dream role is one thing, but keeping it is another. When you’ve got the role, it can sometimes be easy to become complacent. But it’s important to […]

Standing out in the current labour market

The 2023 labour market is robust. There was a very high number of new job postings in the beginning months of 2023. Good news for candidates! There are plenty of vacancies to be filled for those in search of a new job or career path. Therefore, it’s a good time to be looking for a […]

How to find a job you love

Finding a job you love isn’t always easy. We spend a large part of our lives at work, so is it not important to make sure we’re happy? Enjoying your job will not only keep you motivated but will also help you to avoid that dreaded Sunday feeling. When trying you find a job you […]

Job Seekers: Time to “Re-Imagine” your Job Search Strategy?

It’s the beginning of a new year and competition in the job market is fierce. The new year signifies a time for change and for many professionals this means a change within their careers. In spirit of the new year ahead, resolutions have been made. As a result, the market is filled with candidates searching […]

New Year New Career

The festive season is upon us, which means the new year isn’t far behind. Amongst the excitement of Christmas, we begin to think about the year ahead and the changes we can make. In the spirit of new beginnings, it’s not uncommon for professionals to start seeking new opportunities within their careers. With the new […]

Navigating recruitment in a candidate-driven market

Navigating the recruiting field can sometimes be difficult. The world of recruitment can be a minefield but it’s also very rewarding. Recruiters, employers, and candidates alike often hear the term ‘candidate-driven market.’ But what exactly does this mean? What is a candidate-driven market? A candidate-driven market is exactly what it sounds like. It can only […]

Why should you utilise a recruitment agency?

When it comes to hiring, finding the perfect candidate can be a laborious and time-consuming process. Likewise, job hunting and finding the perfect role for you is no walk in the park either. I’m sure we all know the basic purpose of a recruitment agency is to help job seekers find a role that fits […]

The office life at home: Pros and cons

Before the pandemic, remote working was far from the norm in the UK. However, since the start of COVID-19, the number of people working from home has increased dramatically. More and more employers are starting to adopt hybrid working. So… what are the advantages and disadvantages of allowing employees to work from home? Pro: Working […]

Why are workers and employers ghosting each other

Have you ever experienced ghosting in the world of work? From candidates cutting off communication early in the interviewing process to completely skipping interviews, 28% of job seekers say they’ve ghosted an employer. 76% of employers say they’ve been ghosted in the past 12 months and 77% of job seekers have been ghosted by an […]

How to decide if a job is right for you

Is this job a good match for me? A question I’m sure we’ve all asked ourselves at one point or another. When searching for a new job or career change, it’s important to consider more than just the role itself. The salary and job responsibilities are usually at the forefront of our minds. No matter […]