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Join The Cheltenham Challenge

For the second year running, we’re proud to be sponsoring The Cheltenham Challenge. For those that aren’t aware The Cheltenham Challenge is organised by Gloucestershire charity CCP, the ‘GB Solutions Cheltenham Challenge 2018’ is likely to attract 1700 participants taking part in the 5k, 10k or half marathon events. The organisers expect the event to

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Getting to know Danni

What’s your name and what do you do? My name is Danielle aka Danni and I work on the Financial Services desk here at GB Solutions. I help a variety of clients ranging from Finance to Insurance and everything in between.  Where were you born? I was born in Portsmouth, Hampshire and used to live

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How to write a personal profile for your CV

A personal profile is essentially the introduction to your CV. An insight into what you’re all about. This is your golden opportunity to promote yourself, so make sure it counts! I often relate a personal profile to the write up on the back of a DVD. A short paragraph that gives a colourful description about

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Holiday Hack for 2018

Have you already used up your holiday allowance for 2017 and dreaming of sunny beaches, snow-covered mountains and cold drinks in front of beautiful landmarks? You’re not alone! But don’t worry, the team at GB Solutions have discovered a great hack which will nearly double your holiday allowance for 2018. December 2017 – January 2018

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Getting to know Georgia

 Georgia Taylor joined GB Solutions in 2015 to head up our Technology & IT division. We’ve taken a few moments of her time to allow you to get to know her a little better.  What’s your name and what do you do? I’m Georgia and I’m a Senior Tech Consultant at GB Solutions Where were

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The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning – GB Solutions Have Been Baking Again!

Our baking reputation has apparently preceded us and it appears we’ve become ‘The’ people in our business park to bake cakes. So, we thought it was only fair to our lovely neighbours that we joined in with Macmillan’s largest coffee morning again this year. For the first time, we even had a request for a

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We’re promoting our team again!

The final quarter of the year is upon us and we are very much reaping the rewards of this year’s efforts. Playing a huge part in our success this year are three of our more recent recruits; Lee Curry, Georgia Taylor and Danni Young. Their ability to build relationships with clients, place staff and of

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Comic Relief Fundraiser

We love an excuse to fundraise at GB Solutions and love a reason to eat cake even more. So when we saw a reason to do both for Comic Relief we jumped to it! Led once again by our super organised, Financial Service’ Recruitment Consultant, Danni Young, the event was perfectly organised with each team

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Top 5 Interview Questions

  Our Top 5 Questions To Ask At Your Next Interview At GB Solutions, we understand that interviews are tough. More people are now applying for roles and competition remains high in most sectors. GB Solutions have compiled our top 5 interview questions to bag that dream job. Whilst it is the employers role to determine

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Things to consider before hiring more employees

Whether you are a young company, a fresh start-up or a booming global brand, there are a few things you need to consider before hiring more employees to ensure you’re hiring at the right time and in the right way. As a business owner, your workforce is the most valuable asset and requires the most

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Recruitment lessons from dating

The average smartphone user checks their phone 1,500 times a week. A quick flick of a button or swipe of a screen to check up on day to day life. This mobile age is forcing recruiters to re-evaluate how they target potential candidates, so they’re taking tips from dating sites like Tinder. We loved this

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Welcome Lea Williams to the GB Solutions Team

We welcome Lea Williams as the second new addition to the GB Solutions team, and with a wealth of experience we are very happy to have her. Lea will be heading up the GB Sales & Service division. We asked her a few questions to get to know her a little better… 1. What made you decide

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