Recruitment Advice for your Small Business

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When it’s time to take on staff, whether for the first time or to add to your existing workforce, there are certain steps that you need to follow. Your starting point should be to write a job specification to make sure that you get the right people applying for the role. For example: what skills do […]

It’s Bring Your Dog to Work Day!

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24th June is Bring Your Dog to Work Day where, across the UK, employees have the opportunity to bring their four legged friends to work with them and raise money for charity at the same time. While some people think it’s a great idea not everyone shares that opinion so here are some of the […]

I Love my Job – Emma Pitts

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Emma Pitts is a fully qualified painter and decorator and Company Director of Pitts Ltd, Painters and Decorators. Even in this day and age it’s quite rare to see women in the painting and decorating industry something which Emma herself is all too aware of. “The idea of working in the construction industry can be […]

First Impressions Count

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I was asked to present the Education Slot for my local BNI Chapter meeting this week so chose to talk about the importance of making a good first impression. It only takes a few seconds for someone to form an opinion about you when you meet for the first time and it is almost impossible to undo […]