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Posted on 12:13pm Thursday 24th April 2014
As demand returns to the economy and businesses are looking to hire more staff, fine tuning resourcing strategies becomes critical. This is the right time to create a focus on good recruitment, it is vital that good practice prevails throughout the resourcing process to ensure the successful attraction and selection of personnel at all levels.
Posted on 11:44am Wednesday 26th March 2014
The HR and business landscape is rapidly transforming, are you ready to meet the challenges facing all HR Professionals? The HR Conference promises an impressive line-up of speakers and is a date not to be missed for those wanting to understand the current and future innovations and challenges facing business. Hewett Recruitment have secured Kevin Green, Chief Executive of the REC as key note speaker at the next Human Resources Professionals Conference on 4th June 2014 run in association with the Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce. Kevin spoke at the inaugural conference last year and his speech captivated his audience of senior HR managers from across the region as he explained the changing dynamics and key challenges facing HR professionals and business owners. Kevin is a regular commentator on the UK labour market on national TV and radio and his background includes his time as HR Director of Royal Mail. Whilst holding that position he was responsible for all people related issues for a business with 165,000 employees and helped to transform an organisation losing £1million a day in 2003 to making more than £600m profit in 2007. Speakers include Bernie Bird, Group Head of HR at Sanctuary Housing will be taking a look at ‘the holistic approach to recruiting and retaining the best’. Two highly regarded legal eagles include, Sally Morris Head of Employment at MFG who asks ‘how geared up are we for growth and flexibility?’ and Paul Chamberlain from Brabners who is a nationally recognised expert on agency workers regulations and status of temporary workers. BE THERE. BE INFORMED. BE READY to meet the challenges facing all HR Professionals. Join the HR Community of Herefordshire and Worcestershire on 4th June at Worcester Warriors, Sixways Stadium for the HR Professionals Conference. To book contact: email@example.com For full details visit the Hewett Recruitment website
Posted on 9:36am Wednesday 19th February 2014
Are you looking for a relatively easy and very affordable way to give your business and its services some good exposure?
Posted on 12:57pm Wednesday 29th January 2014
Outdated formalities of corporate culture are being sacked off, in favour of creating a more pleasant working environment. Conglomerate, Google, is notorious for it. Google boasts a plethora of perks
Posted on 10:37am Monday 27th January 2014
Keeping jobs and information updated is important, but visitors to your careers page also need to get a flavour of the business
Posted on 12:16pm Wednesday 22nd January 2014
So, we’re feeling pretty sorry for the genuine job seekers living on James Turner Street. Their address alone is going to be a big black mark on their CV. Here are some job seeking tips.
Posted on 11:27am Friday 20th December 2013
Volunteering as a trustee for a charity adds real value to both the charitable organisation and the business. Trustees can offer a diverse mix of skills and their energy can make a real difference.
Posted on 6:00am Thursday 21st November 2013
Doolittle & Dalley’s commercial department has seen another month of sustained interest in commercial property throughout the Wyre Forest area, with not only small factory units being let, but also for the first time in two years there seems to be a slight improvement with regard to the letting of offices.
Posted on 6:00am Thursday 14th November 2013
Estate agent David Jones of Allan Morris & Jones looks at how to get the very best from your property sale during the winter months.
Posted on 4:05pm Wednesday 30th October 2013
Richard Branson believes there is nothing more important than hiring the right team, taking personality as well as qualifications into account...
Posted on 7:00am Thursday 24th October 2013
Throughout the Wyre Forest area there are signs that the economic recovery is continuing, as far as commercial property is concerned, but perhaps not at quite such a pace as seemed the pace several months ago.
Posted on 5:00pm Friday 27th September 2013
FOR some time we have been reporting that there were signs of a general improvement in the economy which was filtering through from manufacturing and is starting to have an effect on the local economy overall. The announcement by the Bank of England to keep interest rates fixed for up to three years, has added that extra bit of confidence, such that for the first time in a long time, it is possible to see further than six months ahead and that the general economic situation should improve.
Posted on 4:01pm Thursday 26th September 2013
Camila Batmangeldish from the charity 'Kids Company' gave a very moving and compelling address at the UK Community Foundation conference highlighting the vital support they give to some of the UKs most vulnerable youngsters.
Posted on 2:55pm Tuesday 17th September 2013
Naturally, paying employees higher salaries has some huge benefits. Looking at recruitment alone, a higher starting salary has the benefit of making your company more attractive to prospective candidates.
Posted on 3:48pm Tuesday 10th September 2013
Before you describe somebody as a dumb jock or silly cheerleader, bite your tongue; sporting prowess has long been linked with success in business. But is the link overstated?
Posted on 11:10am Tuesday 20th August 2013
An ageing population - and a need for many others to adjust their lifestyles according to their pocket - means that ‘downsizing’ has become the buzz word in today’s property world. Estate agent David Jones, head of Allan Morris & Jones with offices in Bewdley, Stourport and Kidderminster, takes a closer look at this new phenomenon.
Posted on 10:31am Friday 16th August 2013
According to popular press reports, the UK Government are currently strongly supporting energy efficiency measures as a clear strategy to reduce carbon emissions and meet the EU target to reduce nationwide co2 emissions by 20% by the year 2020.
Posted on 11:47am Thursday 15th August 2013
With firms UK wide pinching the pennies where they can, is it any wonder that getting the most out of the energy has crept up the list of priorities. As energy bills show no signs of slowing, addressing the best way to use this energy is fast becoming a priority for many businesses.
Posted on 11:20am Tuesday 13th August 2013
When hunting for a new employee, it's tempting to just pay the first recruiter who fills the role. This means you lose out on quality of service, bulk discounts and much more. Find out why.