Chancellor extends furlough scheme to end of June

This is great news from the Chancellor today which will hopefully allow businesses a little more time before they have to start considering redundancies and with luck avoid a raft of permanent job losses over the summer. Under the Trades Union and Labour Relations Consolidations Act 1992 redundancy programmes involving more than 100 employees require…

April 17, 2020
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Buying recruitment services. Does anybody stop and think?!

My jaw dropped. Well, almost. I was doing some research into a company I’ve decided I want to work with (they don’t know yet, so don’t let on). They work in a sector with a notorious skill shortage. It has always been that way and probably always will be (assuming the world doesn’t end because…

March 8, 2019
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