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Career planning in uncertain times
Friday, 30 October 2020 Posted by Nadine Gavey

Just left school and looking to get on the career ladder? Or perhaps been made redundant or considering a career change? The current world state is relevant to how you plan your future career. We share with you a model of how to go about career planning. This includes self-assessment, career exploration, decision making and planning and implementation.

Election 2020 Volunteering
Friday, 09 October 2020 Posted by Melissa Campbell

Our MD, Melissa, has been volunteering at the Polling Stations this week, supporting the election and the local community.

REC Report on Jobs
Wednesday, 09 September 2020 Posted by Melissa Campbell

Having just received the latest UK Report on Jobs from KPMG and the REC, we’re encouraged to see:

Returning to the Office vs Working from home
Tuesday, 08 September 2020 Posted by Evie Smith

When the coronavirus descended upon us in March 2020, the future was certainly unclear. There was an echo of shock and fear around the Island on that dreaded day when businesses were told that they were no longer permitted to operate as normal, which for many meant setting up their staff to work from home. The fact that so many businesses were able to introduce working from home so successfully has made them consider if working from home going forward isn’t something that can be introduced in the longer term

Guernsey on the Up!
Friday, 07 August 2020 Posted by Becky Corbin

With Guernsey almost at the 100th day of no new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and with staff being back into the office environment for 2 months or so, it almost feels like lockdown and home working is a distant memory. However in fact it was only 8 weeks ago we were all complying to lockdown rules and queuing at the supermarkets!

Benefits of Volunteering
Wednesday, 05 August 2020 Posted by Becky Corbin

Whether you have recently left university, are a school leaver or are in between jobs, having volunteer experience on your CV will help you stand out from the crowd. 

Why use Situations to Find Staff?
Monday, 13 July 2020 Posted by Becky Corbin

The recruitment process can be very expensive and time consuming without aid from an agency. It is said that you waste 17 man-hours on an incorrect hire. So why not place your recruitment in the hands of an experienced local agency?

Temping after Lockdown
Wednesday, 01 July 2020 Posted by Gemma Le Page

Well, we made it! Lockdown is finally over, and we have come out the other side, a little bumped and bruised but still in one piece and ready to get back to matching candidates to their dream jobs