Posts by Category: Agencies

Web Links For Your UK HR Job Search

Far from a quick blog post these lists take time! Here are some web links for your HR search in the UK. They consist of job boards, search engines, recruitment agencies and industry reads. Remember though an active job search means you have to do more than just surf the net you need to take action!

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Web Links For Your UK HR Job Search

How Do You Find The Good Recruitment Consultants Amongst The Bad & The Ugly?

Another selection method is the referral. Has someone you know recommended them? How well do you know this person? How do they know the recruiter they are suggesting? Be wary of a general introduction to an agency. Service can vary dramatically from consultant to consultant. Testimonials are useful, but again in what context where they given? When were they given? Are the circumstances similar to your own?

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How Do You Find The Good Recruitment Consultants Amongst The Bad & The Ugly?

Just Right Of The Water Cooler? How The Structure Of The Department Impacts Your Next Job

It was several years ago now when a Consultant I used to work with came out of an interview room holding a piece of paper looking completely perplexed. When asked what was wrong, he scratched his head and showed us a drawing of an office layout, complete with water cooler, potted plants and a big ‘X’ marks the spot. He said:

“I asked the candidate where she sat within the department and she drew me this!”

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Just Right Of The Water Cooler? How The Structure Of The Department Impacts Your Next Job

Top 40 Websites For Your Finance UK Job Search

Ok, so you know a ‘proactive’ job search is not just surfing the net right? Here is a list of the top 40 web links for your finance / accountancy job search in the UK. It consists of job boards, search engines, recruitment agencies and industry reads. Use them wisely, see something you like then take ‘action’!

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