Cover Letters: are they still important?

That’s the question we all want to know. Looking for work can be a full time job. It’s hard work, mentally taxing and very challenging when you’re spending hours going through different job vacancies. With the recent rumours that have been circulating within the job...

EU Referendum and Employment Law

It’s almost impossible to miss the forthcoming 23rd June vote on whether Britain should stay or leave the European Union (EU). The campaign has been running ever since the elections in 2015 and has raised a lot of questions about what the EU has done for Britain....

The Living Wage Guide – what is it? what to expect?

You may have heard of the term the ‘national living wage’ in the news and wondered what it means. On the 1st of April 2016, all people over the age of 25 will see an increase to their hourly rate in line with the new ‘national living wage’. This is an hourly rate of...

How to stay motivated during the festive season

Christmas and the festive period is a great time of year. Mulled wine, mince pies, fresh, crisp air, children all really excited that Father Christmas is going to visit them. It’s difficult not to get caught up in all the excitement and to lose track of what you are...