April 2017

How do you fit a giraffe into the fridge?

The weird and wacky world of interview questions... Interviews are nerve-wracking, no matter how many times you’ve done them. Not knowing what you’re going to be asked, being put on the spot, and the possibility of an awkward silence when you’re not quite sure how to... read more

Caught on camera: the benefits of video interviews

It’s becoming more and more common for hiring managers to interview job applicants via video technology. Why? Well, the immediate benefits for recruiters are obvious - it’s saves both time and money in buckets. For applicants, a video interview broadens the job search as it... read more

National Minimum and Living Wage Changes 2017

On the 1st April 2017 the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage increased. This change is important for both employers (and employees!) to be aware of. The rates change every April and these are the rates as of 1st April 2017: 25 and over £7.50 21 to... read more