Working from home - the good and the bad

Working From Home?

In January 2018, statistics showed that 13.7 per cent of the UK workforce were working from home and the growth looks set to continue. ‘The number of people regularly working from home has risen to 4.2 million in the last decade. An additional 1.8 million people would like to work from home but are not

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Salaries in Dorset - read the latest job market report for the South

Job Market Report March – ‘Uncertainty’

We’ve got the latest stats on job skills shortages, the availability of candidates for the job market and how salaries in Dorset and the south are moving.We’ve extracted the key points for you – from IHS Markit’s & KPMG’s latest report. ‘Uncertainty leads to falls in permanent placements and temp billings in March’ KEY FINDINGS

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Bournemouth Recruitment + HR, Bournemouth News, Business & HR news in dorset and hampshire

HR + Business Headlines – April

We’ve gathered the latest headlines from Bournemouth Recruitment, HR + Business News + across Dorset, UK and beyond. 23 April Business Insider: Two Google employees who spearheaded the walkout against sexual misconduct say the company has retaliated and demoted them  Bournemouth Echo: Three planning applications due to be submitted for business park at Bournemouth Airport  Bournemouth

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The Power of the Spoken Word, jobs in bournemouth, Recruitment Services Dorset

The Power of the Spoken Word

Sometimes candidates respond to our voicemails with an email saying, ‘Can we talk over email’? We love to talk at Dovetail, it’s what we do! Our days are made up of either meeting candidates and clients; or talking with them on the phone. We’re happiest when we’re talking to you. A recent trendWe often need

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Time to Spring Clean your career, the SWOT selfie, self assessment

Spring Clean your Career

Time for a Spring Clean with our SWOT selfie Finally, Spring is in the air and what a difference it makes. When the sun comes out, we all get an extra spring in our step and we start to thrive again after the cold and wet weather. Like plants we turn to the sunshine, after

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attracting the best candidates, Hot Candidates in Dorset, Professional candidates looking for jobs in dorset

Attracting the Best Candidates

‘The number of people in work in the UK has continued to climb, with a record 32.6 million employed between October and December, the latest Office for National Statistics figures show. ‘ BBC News Recruitment is a two-way thing and in today’s climate, where solid, skilled candidates are scarce we sometimes need to remind our

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Career Tips Videos, Recruitment Services Bournemouth - make your job application stand out video, career tips, job search, job hunt advice

Career Tips Videos

We’ve created a series of videos to help you in your job search. Each one focuses on a key area of the job application process, giving you some useful tips to help you find your perfect fit job. For your Recruitment Services Bournemouth – call Dovetail on 01202 424824. How to Come Across Well in

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Job Market Report – Feb 19

Permanent staff placements increase at weakest pace since August 2016 amid uncertain outlook The KPMG and REC, UK Report on Jobs: South of England is compiled by IHS Markit from responses to questionnaires sent to around 150 recruitment and employment consultancies in the South of England. We’ve selected key points to reflect the Job Market

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Healthy Mind, PDSW, Pavilion Dance

Healthy Mind – Featuring Pavilion Dance South West

We see it in the news, on social media, in the workplace, everyone is becoming increasingly aware of mental health and having a ‘healthy mind’, especially within the workplace. One of the things I find that can boost my mood and create a ‘healthy mind’ after a good, bad, stressful or normal day at work,

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The Telephone interview - the pros and cons for clients

Telephone Interviews – Pros + Cons

The Telephone Interview – Pros and Cons We’ve recently noticed a rise in clients using Telephone interviews as part of their interview process. Whilst the method is nothing new – the popularity certainly is. This prompted us to take a look at the pros and cons for clients using them. Pros Time Saving – you

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Bournemouth News, Local Bournemouth News, Business News in Dorset

HR & Work News – March 19

Keeping you up to date with HR & Work Bournemouth news. We’ve gathered the latest headlines in HR & Work Bournemouth, Dorset and across the UK.  26th March WEForum: 5 leadership lessons I learned from doing my own ‘undercover boss’25th MarchPersonnel Today: Apprenticeship levy underpayment investigations more than double Bournemouth Echo: LV= plans to stop

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top tips for telephone interviews

Top Tips for Telephone & Skype Interviews

We’ve recently noticed an increase in the use of Telephone Interviews from some of our clients – so we thought we’d revisit our top tips on How to best present yourself – over the phone or on Skype. When you start your job search, you may find that the initial interview stage is conducted over

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What not to do in your interview, Reasons you didn't get that job or cut the mustard

Didn’t cut the mustard?

Looking for a job, getting the interviews – but something goes wrong…and you don’t get the job? So, what went wrong? With over 75 years experience in recruitment, we thought we’d share some of the best reasons candidates don’t cut the mustard – so you don’t make the same mistake! :0) What not to do in

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Bournemouth Recruitment + HR, Bournemouth News, Business & HR news in dorset and hampshire

Bournemouth Business & HR News: Feb 19

Keeping you up-to-date with what’s going on in the Bournemouth News – Business & HR & more –  here are the latest headlines in the world of work across Dorset and the UK.   25th Feb Business Insider: ‘Accomplices in oppression’: 14 new members of Congress demand Apple and Google remove Saudi government app that

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welcome Suzanne to Dovetail Recruitment

Welcome Suzanne to Team Dovetail

Join us in welcoming Suzanne to the Dovetail Team Today is an exciting day in the Dovetail office as we’re delighted to welcome our newest team member – Suzanne Hayter. New to Dovetail, but certainly not the world of recruitment – Suzanne adds another 12 – years experience to the Dovetail pot of expertise. Which

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