Employment News in Dorset

HR & Employment News: Oct 18

Keeping you up-to-date with the Business, HR and Employment news in Dorset and beyond 15.10.18 The Independent: HMRC seizes assets from almost 3,000 businesses as government ramps up pressure on late tax payment The Independent: Charity shops to offer job interview clothes for £10 in new initiative The Guardian: Three-quarters of UK workers ‘do not receive same

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Dovetail summarise the key points from the latest report on the job market in the outh

Job Market Report South: September 18

See our latest round up of IHS Markit & REC’s Job Market Report Hampshire, Dorset and the South for September – who gather data from Recruitment agencies in Dorset. We’ve summarised the key points for September: Permanent placements expand at weakest rate for ten months Overall candidate availability falls at a quicker pace Starting salary

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Questions for interviewer, questions to ask in an interview, client interview questions, questions not to ask in candidate interviews

Top Tips: Interview questions

So, you’ve got a shortlist of candidates that you’re due to interview for a key job role in the company. Have you: 1. Booked a meeting room? 2. Ensured any colleagues or managers are free for the meeting? 3. Reviewed the job description? 4. Prepared your interview questions to ask your candidates All ready then,

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Laura’s 2 years at Dovetail Recruitment

It’s another anniversary at Dovetail Recruitment this month As Laura hits 2 years she gives an insight into what it’s like working as a recruitment consultant. We can’t believe that Laura has been with Dovetail for 2 years this month. She’s certainly proven herself a natural for recruitment as she’s been a real star performer

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Business & HR news in dorset and hampshire

Business & HR News – September 18

A round-up of Business & HR News Keeping you up-to-date with what’s going on in Dorset HR, Business and the world of work locally and beyond. 24.09.18 The Independent: Public sector support staff ‘working 40 million hours of unpaid overtime a year Business Insider: What happens when you let employees pick how much they want

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Bournemouth Recruitment Agency

Celebrating a Decade of Dovetail

As a boutique Bournemouth recruitment agency, we pride ourselves on sourcing the best candidates and finding them their perfect fit roles with leading successful companies in the local area. This month we celebrate our 10 year Anniversary. The Business Magazine, recently interviewed Liz as part of their Working Women feature this month, here it is.

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Job Market Report - graph from Dovetail Recruitment agency Dorset

Job Market Report South: August 18

See our latest round up of IHS Markit & REC’s Job Market Report in the South for August – who gather data from Recruitment agencies in Dorset. Find out what Salaries in Bournemouth and the South are doing; and where the key skills shortages are. ‘Softer increases in both permanent placements and temp billings in

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salaries and the gender pay gap

Do we need to know what salary you’re on?

‘Well over three-quarters of UK firms pay their male staff more than their female workers’, according to a recent BBC article. We all know that the Gender Pay Gap is unfair and needs to be rectified and we could say that New York and California are leading the way, as they have already banned the

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Business & HR news in dorset and hampshire

Business & HR News: August 18

A round-up of Business & HR News in Dorset & Beyond Keeping you up to date with what’s going on in business, HR and the world of work – we’ve gathered the latest headlines 24.08.18 Vogue: How to update your workwear wardrobe The Guardian: Amazon army of ambassadors jump to their defence when bad press hits  Bournemouth

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Time for a new job, Time for a fresh start, change of the seasons, Hello autumn

Time for a Fresh Start?

The new term and new season is fast approaching  = a fresh start and maybe time for a new job ?  Are you ready? It’s nearly back to school time…and yes, I’m starting to get the blues that Summer is on it’s way out but at least it’s been a hot one! As much as

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what makes a great boss

The ‘Google’ Boss

The importance of a good boss We all know how much time we spend at work and we all want to be happy.  We all have a boss. Some of us are lucky to have a good boss, some a great boss – the less fortunate have an ok, or if we’re honest a pretty

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Salaries in bournemouth

Job Market Report for South: July 18

“Further drop in candidate availability pushes up pay” We’ve summarised the key points from IHS Markit & REC’s Job Market Report South for July – find out what Salaries in Bournemouth and the South are doing; and where the skills shortages are. Key points from July’s survey: Permanent placements and temp billings both rise at

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Commercial thinking - career skills, career development, management skills

Career Skills: Commercial Awareness

Improve your Career Skills: Commercial Awareness. Have they got commercial experience? This is a question we are often asked by our clients. So, what is it to ‘be commercial’ and why is it so important? We thought we’d try to demonstrate what it is and give some pointers on how to improve your ‘commercial acumen’.

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UK Salary trends by industry, Are you offering the right salary to attract the best talent/

Are you offering the right salaries for the best talent?

It’s proving a mixed bag when it comes to pay rises – are you keeping in line with your competition in terms of salary levels? We look at this Summer’s UK salary trends by industry. Despite the UK having the lowest levels of unemployment since 1975, many workers are still struggling to get a long

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HR News headlines

HR & Business Round Up – July 18

A round-up of Business & HR News headlines – Local, National & Beyond 30th July Bournemouth is the Miami of the UK Rising almost silently into the air, the panoramic views from the basket of the helium balloon are breathtaking. 30th July HR News: Four Business Reads to further your Career this Summer Better your chances

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Recruitment and Love Island

The Dovetail Island

We know we’re in the height of Summer, in the middle of a heatwave, and it might be starting to affect us when we start comparing Dovetail Recruitment and Love Island :0). So, first things first – if you’re not a love island viewer there are a few things you need to know. Or how

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