How to Give Negative Feedback – Lee Farghaly

19th January 2018

‘You are useless at your job’ This is how not to give negative feedback to somebody. Pretty obvious surely? That quote comes across as aggressive, confrontational and is not constructive whatsoever. If somebody said this...

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Top tips for attracting passive candidates

3rd January 2018

What are passive candidates? Out there, in the big wide world, there are people who are living their lives, going to work, taking care of their families.  Some of them are your ideal employees –...

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Diversity – a tick in a box or the key to a more productive organisation?

28th December 2017

When you read the news, it seems that politics, both nationally and across the world, is growing more inward looking.  And that, we believe, is a backward step....

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Skilled in tea making – What to put on your CV if you don’t have experience

21st December 2017

Writing a CV is never easy. There is a lot of pressure involved when you are trying to get the description of your skills, abilities and experience just right so that your CV stands out....

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All I Want For Christmas Is You ….Oh And A New Job

18th December 2017

Christmas brings out a wide range of emotions in people. For kids, excitement and Christmas go hand in hand. Santa, presents, snow, time off school, the list is endless. These all combine to create the...

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Z is for… 5 things to expect when employing the so-called generation Z worker

12th December 2017

Just for clarity let’s make sure we all know who we are talking about when we mention generation Z in this article. I am sure you are aware of, and indeed many of you reading...

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Time management is hard – Realistic approaches to time management in your day

4th December 2017

The problem with time management techniques is I am sometimes too busy to keep them all up. They all work, and they all benefit your day, but the truth is that you can time manage...

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The floor is lava now – Why resilience isn’t about ‘putting up’ with it

23rd November 2017

I sometimes think we can learn more from the way children deal with the world than we will ever learn from any amount of training or experience. One thing we can certainly learn from them...

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