Category Archives: Lifestyle

Boredom and frustration – why 18-48 year old’s job hop

I am currently helping a client with their recruitment, no easy task in this market and at this time of year.   It is not a lack of candidates.   An ad still produces an eye watering quantity of  CVs to read and write up.   But quality candidates are akin to the proverbial gold-dust. I still look…
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While productivity may increase at home, so do the miseries of isolation

  More people are working at home. This could be because of self-employment or flexi-working schemes. Both areas are growing exponentially – and deserve your attention. It is estimated that 40% of all workers will be self-employed by 2020 and a recent survey found that 91% of freelancers work, at least some of the time, at home. People…
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Getting to grips with stress

Evert 1st  of April sees the start of our national month of awareness of this very 21st problem but it is far from a joke. It is a massive problem in the UK with millions of working days lost every year, and damaging our physical and mental health. Stress is massively misunderstood. It is not…
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What is the future for working mothers facing rising childcare costs?

  The current childcare environment is barring women from working. There are many reasons why there are not enough women at boardroom level. Among them is the problem of childcare. September sees the end of the school holidays where many mothers will return to work, if only for financial reasons. This month also marks the…
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