UK productivity remains weak as job prospects for adults ‘hurt’ by poor literacy and numeracy skills

Charlie Ryan AKA the Recruitment Queen says: “We are seeing the high impact of low numeracy and literacy skills every day. It has also become difficult for the employer because where an employer felt a “C” grade was good enough in both of these areas at GCSE, having this grade is not guaranteeing the candidate […]

November 24, 2017 Post Comment News

Facebook Live – Work Experience: Is it worth it?!

Join The Recruitment Queen live on Facebook talk about whether Work Experience is worth it! Ask her job related questions and start discussions. Email to get your questions in early then head back to this page to join LIVE on 5th December! December Live CMR

November 15, 2017 Post Comment News

You don’t have to trust your gut!

I hear all the time from employers that they trust their “gut” and if they get a good feel that the individual is right then they recruit them. I am not going to rule out the “gut feel” at all however, what I am going to do is suggest that we have evidence which supports […]

November 9, 2017 Post Comment News

Is this new? Facebook tests ‘work histories’ feature

Charlie Ryan talks about the new Facebook feature: “Is this new? I appreciate it might be for facebook, but isn’t this something LinkedIn have been doing for years? I guess the biggest question is will it be utilised? Perhaps if you know someone and they have an opportunity for you, maybe. But, we are generally […]

November 7, 2017 Post Comment News

Happy Employees, Happy Workplace?

A scientific study has shown happiness equals productivity. That’s why ensuring employee satisfaction is essential to helping a company’s overall success. So what can we do to increase staff happiness, here are a few tips and ideas to get you started. Make Their Opinion Count Employees need to care about what they do and more […]

November 3, 2017 Post Comment News
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