Beware – Candidate shortages Ahead!

Business Owners and hiring Managers need to prepare for a challenging year in 2019.  The job portal Adzuna has revealed that competition for roles is at an all-time low, since starting their stats in 2012.  The researchers found there are currently only three vacancies per jobseeker, indicating that the fight for talent is going to […]

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Do you dread the Office Christmas Party?

The work Christmas party can be a wonderful time to ‘let your hair down’ with your colleagues, meet their partners and generally have a great night out.  Sometimes though, spending time outside of work with your work colleagues is not everyone’s idea of fun, but if done correctly, can really help bond employee and employer […]

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How is your Company Culture?

It has long been known that staff are a Company’s greatest asset and that Company culture is a huge contributor to both staff performance and recruiting attraction.  But when we try to discuss Company Culture, it is often put to one side and dismissed and deemed not as valuable as others aspects of the role […]

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Are you losing sleep over work?

Whilst the build up to Christmas is often a very busy time for Business’, over the Christmas and New Year break, people get a chance to pause with Family & friends whilst away from work, often spending time reflecting on last year and making decisions for the coming one. It is very clear that the […]

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Is Poor Management holding you back?

A recent survey of Managers and Directors of SME’s by MindGenius found that when they were given the responsibility of managing people, budgets and projects, they were in the majority of cases neither prepared nor given enough training and support to successfully deliver their enhanced responsibility. 72% of management professionals surveyed said that they were […]

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Are you living the dream…

A recent survey suggested that 70% of people believe their dream job is possible, but only 10% are actually doing it. So seizing upon that classic statement  “find something you enjoy and get someone to pay you for doing it”, our survey has been exploring both the more down to earth ambitions, alongside some of […]

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Motivation Matters

At this time of year there’s always a lot going on both in an Employees work and personal life. The nights are longer and summer is a distant memory, so for many individuals, this time of year is a midpoint between the regret of what they have not/could have achieved and importantly…the excitement of the pending […]

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