‘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
We’ve created a series of videos to help you with 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 Recruitment on 01202 424824. How to Ace Interviews In
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
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,
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
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. 31st MarchThe Guardian: What could be better than unlimited paid vacation, well this 30th MarchThe Guardian: The pay of average workers is to be cut by nearly £400. Good
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
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
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
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
Candidate skills shortages in the UK is still an ongoing issue – 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. Permanent staff appointments rise at slowest rate for over a
They say ‘time flies when you’re having fun’! That certainly seems to be the case with two of our longest standing members of staff. This month we are celebrating Samantha’s 5 year work anniversary here at Dovetail and Tiffany’s belated 5 years. (Okay, it’s more like 5 and a half at this point! :0) ).
We launch our new Career Tips videos with: ‘How to make your job application stand out’ At one of the busiest times in the job market, how do you make your job application stand out to get that interview you want? Laura has gathered our top tips to help you get it right, including: 1.
According to the ‘Experts’ today is Blue Monday! So, if you weren’t already aware it’s meant to be the most depressing day of the year. We do things a bit differently at Dovetail Recruitment, so we’re turning it on its head to look at the positives. What makes it Blue Monday? According to the formula
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 cherry-picked the best bits relevant to the Dorset and Bournemouth Job Market here on the South Coast. KEY FINDINGS: Permanent placements
No resolutions here – this year we’re liking goals. It’s the first full week back at work and we’re ready for it. And with a few years’ experience of New Year and it all it brings, we’ve learnt in the office that January is the worst time to start promising ourselves we’re going to lose weight,