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
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!
It’s the day after Mother’s Day and however you spent your day, if you’re a working mum you are probably heading back to work today or later this week. You may be a working mum through choice or through necessity. There are lots of dual-earning families out there – whatever the reason, you need to … Read more Working Mums Are Awesome
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?
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