Blog - April 2017

  • Top Tips on Being The Best Company to Work For

    Posted on Friday, April 28, 2017 by Nadio GranataNo comments

    Does your company give you time out to do your yoga workout or tend to the bees in your allotment? Do they ship in sushi on a Friday or provide chilled Prosecco on your birthday? Have they ever taken you for a hike up Kilimanjaro or sponsored you to go scuba diving off Eilat? If the answer to these questions is a ‘no’ then you’re not on your own. Research shows, however, that those companies ...

  • Brexit Jobs Forecast: Every company in every sector in the UK will be competing for a reduced pool of available workers

    Posted on Friday, April 28, 2017 by Nadio GranataNo comments

    p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} span.s1 {font-kerning: none} A recent report published in the Guardian claims that the pool of available workers in the UK is shrinking fast. Official figures reveal that the number of EU-born workers in the UK fell by 50,000 between October 2016 and December 2016 to 2.3 million, in a decline led by ...

  • Is it a good idea to have more Bank Holidays?

    Posted on Friday, April 28, 2017 by Nadio GranataNo comments

    To set the scene … it’s Friday 28th April and I am writing this whilst working from home, on my laptop, listening to my ‘holiday playlist’ on spotify with one eye on the clock as my print deadline looms early due to the forthcoming Bank Holiday weekend. Are Bank Holidays a good thing? Should we have more? From Stafflex’s perspective, a Huddersfield recruitment agency that specialises in ...