AI sector ‘needs more brain power’

Interesting news for those deciding what route to take for future careers…. People may worry that robots are coming for their jobs – but the companies making the bots are struggling to find qualified employees, reports the BBC. According to analysis from jobs site Indeed, there are at least twice as many jobs in artificial […]

Report on Jobs – September 2017

  FCR (F1rst Commercial Recruitment) have just received September’s report on the UK’s labour market and thought it was an interesting read for both employers and candidates currently in the job market. Here’s are what we consider to be the salient points: Permanent placements and temp billings continue to rise Although the number of permanent […]

World Smile Day 2017

World Smile Day is celebrated on the first Friday in the month of October every year. The idea of ‘World Smile Day’ was initiated by Harvey Ball, a commercial artist from USA who was known to have created the Smiley Face in 1963!  So today, give a stranger one of your smiles. It might be the only sunshine they […]

Macmillan Coffee Morning

What a fabulous result from our neighbours at Pendulum on their Macmillan coffee morning.  Not only did they make some sumptuous cakes and biscuits, they also raised a whopping £179.00 for the charity! We bought plenty of raffle tickets and along with feeling like we’d eaten a mountain of cake, we also had ‘two’ winners […]

Young Entrepreneurs of the Year 2017

  Last week, on Thursday 13th July, our Operations Director, Sharon, had the pleasure of returning to Stockport’s Young Entrepreneur of the Year competition 2017 as a judge. Stockport Young Entrepreneur of the Year is an annual event that aims to encourage and support budding entrepreneurs in the Stockport community. Every year, each of the […]