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Three major changes we have seen in 2021

Like the rest of the business world, Covid has induced a period of dramatic change in the world of recruitment. Our MD Mike Goode picks out 3 key areas: Recruitment processes have become virtual We have placed people in jobs working for a boss they have never met, colleagues they have never met and in

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Why Job Titles are so important for your job ads

When Employers write job ads, they tend to use job titles they like. Ones that sound interesting, appear more professional, or are more unique. As a recruiter, it is our job to ensure your job ad gets seen, applications come in, and that we are using the ‘right’ job title. In this article, we’ll expose

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How to make your company more attractive to candidates

With uncertainty around COVID-19, the job market is showing a scarcity of top talent willing to move jobs. Top talent is the lifeblood of a growing business, so marketing your employer brand to the candidate has become increasingly important. It starts with focussing on the 3 p’s; people, product and process. Breaking your employer marketing

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Working in tandem

When GB Solutions needed to move to a remote solution we turned to Eurolink, a Gloucesterhire business who believe in supporting businesses to work as flexibly and effectively as possible. In the current climate it is vital to create solutions which work for business is now, and can scale to meet where it needs to

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GB Solutions – What’s new?

Our financial year ends in August 2020 and it’s been the most remarkable I can ever remember. The first 6 months were extremely positive, some 25% up. Then in March Covid hit.  July and August have seen increased placements, giving us the confidence to bring the team back. Although when I say bring the team

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Rethinking the working environment

GB Solutions features in Bamboo Technology’s recent interview on post-Covid working practices:  7% of our survey respondents are looking to adopt a completely new way of working i.e. no permanent office space, remote applications, etc  We then put a call out for any business that wanted to share with us why that decision was made. 

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Introducing new starters, remotely

Working from home has increased over recent years through the implementation of flexible working practices in many businesses. Under unfortunate circumstances regarding COVID-19, it is now becoming somewhat essential for many businesses across the globe to implement this way of working. So, how do you introduce new starters to your business and more importantly, the

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Staying active whilst self-isolating

If you are unable to work from home but you’ve been asked to self-isolate then it can be difficult to think of ways to fill your time. For those looking for some tips on what you could do to stay active and remain positive, we’ve put together a few ideas below: Update your CV This

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Remaining positive during COVID-19

Remaining positive during COVID-19 has been difficult to say the least! And as we enter another lockdown, it is understandable that we may be feeling increasingly anxious. Working from home can be a great challenge for those who aren’t used to this way of working. So, we’ve put together some of our top tips on

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How GB Solutions stand out…

Did you read our recent blog? If you did then you’ll know choosing the right recruitment agency is imperative to your job search. There are a lot of recruiters out there, so how do GB Solutions stand out? We’ve put together 6 reasons why we think we are the recruitment agency for you… Specialists Each

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Thinking about starting a career in Commerce?

As demand for candidates with more specific commercial skills grew we launched a new division and recruited a driven, successful consultant with a wealth of knowledge in the field of Commerce. Our Commerce candidates come from a variety of industry sectors and their skills include buying, contracts management, demand planning, merchandising, planning, project management, supply

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