Counteroffers: A Strategic Perspective

Counteroffers: A Strategic Perspective

28/05/2024
Is accepting a counteroffer ever a good idea? In the competitive job market, receiving a counter offer from your current employer can be enticing. However, career experts often advise against accepting counter offers. Here are the… Read More
Grief in the Workplace: Strategies for Coping & Thriving

Grief in the Workplace: Strategies for Coping & Thriving

09/05/2024
Losing a loved one is one of life's most challenging experiences, and when it happens, the impact often extends into every aspect of our lives, including our work. Coping with grief while still fulfilling professional… Read More
The Importance of Keeping Your Career Fresh

The Importance of Keeping Your Career Fresh

02/02/2024
Navigating the Ever-Evolving Professional Landscape Introduction In today's dynamic and rapidly changing professional landscape, the importance of keeping your career plans fresh cannot be overstated. Gone are the days of linear career paths and lifelong commitment to a single profession.… Read More
Mind the Gap

Mind the Gap

23/01/2024
From a hiring manager’s perspective, when you are recruiting and have made an offer to someone, you need to understand that a counter offer is highly likely, it is also likely that the candidate may… Read More
Handing In Your Notice

Handing In Your Notice

12/01/2024
It can be a daunting experience. Most people feel nervous and apprehensive by the prospect of telling their boss that they are leaving. Before you hand in your notice, please be clear on the following: What was… Read More
Attracting Talent in a Competitive Market: The Importance of Job Security

Attracting Talent in a Competitive Market: The Importance of Job Security

27/10/2023
Introduction Recruiting in the construction industry can be a challenging thing, especially in today's competitive market. As recruiters who often work with SMEs, we know that recruitment success in this part of the construction industry hinges… Read More
Optimising Your LinkedIn Profile to Stand Out to Employers

Optimising Your LinkedIn Profile to Stand Out to Employers

19/10/2023
LinkedIn has become an essential platform for professionals, but it's not just about networking or connecting with colleagues. In today's job market, having an impressive LinkedIn profile can be the difference between getting noticed by… Read More
Shopping in the Real World: What's in Store for the High Street?

Shopping in the Real World: What's in Store for the High Street?

08/08/2023
I went shopping at the weekend…  into actual shops and I thought it felt a bit ‘retro’… and it got me thinking…. What is in store for retail in the next  5 years? With the news about… Read More
Career Fatigue

Career Fatigue

17/07/2023
Do you feel more and more uninspired in your job? Can you spot the signs of career fatigue? Monday morning blues? The Sunday night fear or anxiousness about the working week starting? Trying hard to enjoy… Read More
Choosing Your Career Path in Quantity Surveying: Consulting or Contracting?

Choosing Your Career Path in Quantity Surveying: Consulting or Contracting?

10/03/2023
If you're considering a career in Quantity Surveying, it's essential to understand the differences between working for a Consultancy and a Contractor. Consultancy Quantity Surveyors (or PQS) are responsible for cost control for the client, while… Read More
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