You’ve been furloughed

You’ve been furloughed

The thought of being furloughed was met with very mixed emotions. I was quite relieved / excited to have a break because we had all been working hard and I am a big fan of an early finish or bank holiday…but at the same time I had no idea how long this would last for...
Returning to work after furlough

Returning to work after furlough

I can barely believe that it was three months ago since we were told to “work from home” if we possibly could. My team and I walked out of the office facing a severe amount of uncertainty. I will be honest and tell you that this will be a day that I will remember...
Distinguishing an elite CV from an obsolete CV

Distinguishing an elite CV from an obsolete CV

As a result of the recent situation, sadly many new job hunters will flood into the market and if you are about to recruit now would be a good time to get clued up on all things CV’s!  With more applicants to choose from, it is important to know the vital pieces of...
Increase employee engagement during remote working

Increase employee engagement during remote working

Over the past 9 weeks I have had the pleasure of reaching out to lots of clients, past and new, to have really authentic and in depth conversations.   What has been a real benefit to come out of the current situation is that our chats have been far wider than normal...
Prepare for recruitment success

Prepare for recruitment success

As we start to adapt to our new normal and businesses try to reopen or adjust, having the right staff will be key to success moving forward.   Some may be concerned about adding additional costs to the business whilst there is still so much uncertainty but lets not...
How to build team spirit during lockdown

How to build team spirit during lockdown

We are in our 6th week of lockdown, possibly more of your remote working and it’s raining! This is an absolute mood killer for everyone. How are you going to help keep yourself and your team positive and motivated over the coming days and weeks?  Don’t worry if...