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Workplace

9 New Year Resolutions to Nail at Work

Back at your work desk, huh? Depending on how benevolent your employer is, you’ll have enjoyed up to two weeks off to recharge. Or at least a reduced schedule during which to collect your thoughts and think about how to turbocharge your career in 2020. But early January soon merges into late January, then springtime, […]

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Talent Acquisition

Flexit: What it Means for Recruiters Post Brexit

It is undeniable that Brexit marks the biggest geopolitical shakeup for generations. It is a topic that dominated public attention last year, with the news agenda eagle-eyed on parliament’s struggle to deliver a unanimously satisfactory exit deal. Similarly, when it came to the end of the year election campaign, the majority of the debate centered […]

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Talent Acquisition

What’s the Best Way to Get Noticed by Recruiters?

If there’s something you’ve always wanted to know about getting hired, but weren’t sure where to look, then fear not. Our brand new panel of experts have an abundance of tips for candidates to share with you. There isn’t much these lot don’t know about getting your foot through the door at your future place […]

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Workplace

Are Unlimited Holidays a Cure for Burnout?

The workplace epidemic of ‘burnout’ is on the rise and experts have suggested that unlimited holidays may provide a solution. Perkbox recently conducted a survey of 1,342 working Brits to reveal opinions surrounding unlimited holidays and the impact that these policies are having on the fight against burnout. Perkbox’s study shows that this initiative is […]

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Workplace

The UK is Falling Behind in the Global Skills Race

The UK’s skills crisis is a well-documented issue – one that threatens the prosperity of our future workforce and economy. But it’s not just an issue that is solely impacting us at home. Talent shortages and an ever-evolving skills landscape – brought on by the impact of digitalization – are causing problems in organizations globally, […]

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Employer Branding

How to Change Lives and Attract Exceptional Talent

Back in the day, lighting, televisions and even compact disc players is what Philips was better-known for. But these days, it’s all about health technology. Learn why Philips’ employer brand strategy is thriving thanks to its highly personal approach to storytelling, innovative content, and strong EVP. Dominique Mallion is the Global Content Marketing Strategist & […]

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Timebound

Should You Quit Your Job?

On average, workers leave a job every once every four and a half years. But how many jobs have you been truly happy to devote half a decade of your life to? The problem isn’t just that quitting a job is tough. It’s tough to even know that it is time to quit. There are […]

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Talent Acquisition

The Recruitment Crisis on the Horizon

53% of employers in the engineering and technology sector say the shortage of engineers in the UK is a threat to their business. And as demand for engineers across the country continues to rise, 6 in 10 employers report recruitment of engineering and technical staff with the right skills the biggest anticipated barrier to achieving their […]

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Workplace

Modern Office Trends for 2020

Professionalism in the workplace is a topic that continues to evolve as we head into a new year and a new decade. Gone are the days of the completely formal office environment stuffed with cubicles and suits. Today those are being rapidly replaced with open floor layouts and casual dress codes. Business owners are shifting […]