Nothing Great Was Ever Achieved Without Enthusiasm

As a recruiter and a business owner, enthusiasm was one of the key values I wanted to instil in the business. You cannot underestimate the value of having enthusiastic people around you and introducing enthusiastic candidates to my clients. It stems from my own enthusiasm and passion for recruitment and it’s something that people comment … Read more Nothing Great Was Ever Achieved Without Enthusiasm

What reliability means to us!

The second in our series about Berry Rowan core values, Jeanette is looking at what ‘Reliable’ means to her. Providing a recruitment service to businesses means we are part of a virtual team and become a trusted partner when companies are looking to grow and take on new staff. For us, being reliable means that … Read more What reliability means to us!

Has Secret Santa Had It’s Day?

image of glowing fire to illustrate a warm place to work

Did you know that in the period between Bonfire Night and Christmas employee engagement can take a dip? Maybe it’s the long dark nights or the colder weather, or because those summer holidays are a distant memory. As recruitment consultants we do know it’s also traditionally a time of year when a career change is … Read more Has Secret Santa Had It’s Day?

Dual Earning Families and the Supportive Workplace

Dual Earning families blog by BerryRowan

A report published in May 2018 -The Modern Families Index 2018 – Employer Summary Report highlights that for many modern families dual-earning is commonplace.  The number of families where both parents work has risen to 68%. In 2017, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies report* 78% of mothers aged 24-54 were in employment (this is … Read more Dual Earning Families and the Supportive Workplace