January 3rd...back to work after the Christmas festivities and already daydreaming about another job? Then, start your job search today because now is the prime time. Companies are recruiting, meaning your potential employer could already be looki...Read more
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One year on from the ‘#me too’ movement, that began in Hollywood and ascended onto the rest of the world within minutes, via social media; sexual harassment is still a subject that is cropping up frequently throughout our radio stations, news sour...Read more
Paris Darknell Facebook, recruiting...
If, like me you’re inseparable with your mobile phone, you won’t be surprised to hear that the average person checks their phone over 100 times a day. Emails, messages, Whatsapp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn: we’re all guilty of being co...Read more
It’s Mental Health awareness week and we’re still worlds apart from conquering the stigma that surrounds mental health worldwide, and especially in the workplace. For someone dealing with mental health, your world may feel like it’s closing in on ...Read more
The nights are getting lighter and finally we’re set to receive some sunshine. After months of endless grey skies, battling the ‘beast from the east’ and the UK confirming again how incapable we are at dealing with some heavy snow fall, I think we...Read more
School, college, University; an uphill climb of education and learning. For most of us who’ve followed this path, graduating will be the peak of this journey but what’s the next steps now you’ve got your degree? Research your chosen career path Co...Read more
Meetings...for some of us an inconvenience, for some of us it’s half hour out of our day to kick back and relax. Whichever category you fall under, there’s no disputing the fact that meetings take all of us away from our desks and away from comple...Read more
For some of us, two months prior to the big day we’re digging out the Christmas decorations and singing along to ‘Wham – Last Christmas’. However, we all know that some of the office or work place will throw around the “It’s too early” one liner u...Read more
Employee retention is crucial. Most managers agree that retaining good employees leads to the growth of a business. If staff retention is failing, training sessions are wasted, knowledge is potentially lost and more time is then spent looking for ...Read more
Paris Darknell AWR, Pay...
You’ve registered with an agency and started a new job, but what’s your rights? Pay You’re entitled to National Minimum Wage for all the hours you work, regardless of whether the hours have been recorded on a timesheet. It’s always useful to make ...Read more