A Moment With…Simon Royston (Managing Director)

A Moment With…Simon Royston (Managing Director)

What’s your favourite office snack? Snack?  I mean if I as much as looked at a boiled sweet from 100 yards I’d put on two stone, so there are no snacks on my desk.  Coffee is all I really want, but lots of it…and no sugar!   What’s your favourite movie? Mississippi Burning – When…

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A Moment With…Dan Oldfield (Brighton Branch Manager)

A Moment With…Dan Oldfield (Brighton Branch Manager)

What’s your favourite office snack? I try and keep breakfast and lunch as healthy as possible in the office considering it’s not as active a job as, say, playing right wing for Manchester United. But, having said that, I’m particularly partial to a bit of an overlooked snack: Snyder’s of Hanover’s Jalapeno Pretzel Pieces. Something…

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Don’t Do This When Working from Home

Don’t Do This When Working from Home

As the COVID-19 pandemic ravages the world, many of us are not using this precious time to indulge in a hedonistic blowout, nope…..instead record numbers of us are keeping things low key and pretending to work from home.   For the unprepared, the uninitiated, and the plain workshy – working from home can be a…

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How to Get a Job After Being Fired - FAST

How to Get a Job After Being Fired – FAST!

As a recruitment consultant I meet lots of candidates who are in the job market because they have been fired and need a job fast.  In fact, one of the things that surprised most when I first joined the industry is how many people are actually being fired at anyone time!  Trust me – it…

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Perils of The Office Christmas Party

The Perils of The Office Christmas Party

The Office Christmas Party   ‘Tis the season to be jolly and for many this means joining the annual tradition known as; The Office Christmas Party.  Love it or hate it – there is an etiquette that one should always observe to successful navigates this minefield.  To begin with though, lets follow an example of…

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Generation Snowflake? Not What I See

Generation Snowflake? Not What I See!

‘Generation snowflake’ is to my mind a hugely offensive and widely inaccurate term that has been adopted to describe the latest generation of young people now active in the job market.   Now – I really do not like labels and to my mind this new generation of workers is as diverse as any that…

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