Monthly Archives: March 2012

Famous Reds: Red Bull

I managed to miss out our series on Famous Reds in February – possibly the excitement of International Coaching Week? On the day after his stunning by-election victory, it is tempting to pick George Galloway as this month’s Red, but … Continue reading

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Good News – More Recruitment

The Recruitment and Employment Confederation’s latest survey has found that employer hiring intentions are at their highest in the UK for 12 months. 62% of those surveyed intended to increase permanent head count over the next 3 months, while 32% … Continue reading

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450,000 Technicians Needed

According to the Technician Council, in a campaign launched today, Britain will need 450,000 technicians by 2020, yet it is a category of post that is often ignored. This is despite the fact that the work can be interesting and … Continue reading

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Make Time for You, Yourself

We would all like a life in balance. Although the target shifts and never quite seems within your grasp, some relatively simple steps will move you towards being in control of your life instead of your life controlling you.  Envisage … Continue reading

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Interview – Wear T-shirt and Joggers

I heard this morning of a man who horrified his wife by turning up for a management interview in t-shirt and jogging bottoms, rather than a suit. There was a reason behind this: the job was operations manager in a … Continue reading

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Special Work Life Balance Report

Getting the balance right between your work and the rest of your life is not easy. Responsibilities pull in both directions, especially for parents. And there is also a responsibility to yourself. Explore these issues with our no cost special … Continue reading

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The Worst Day for a Job Interview

A candidate does not generally have a choice as to the day or time of a job interview. Yet it makes a difference, so if you do have a choice, bear this in mind. According to research, Monday is the … Continue reading

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