I was at a great expo in Scotland recently presenting on LinkedIn to owners and directors of SMEs. I told the audience that with over 450 million people on LinkedIn including 21 million in the UK, LinkedIn was a powerful networking tool that all small businesses needed to learn to use effectively.
At the end of this meeting a couple of the audience came up and the focus…Continue
Added by Steve Doyle on November 29, 2016 at 16:15 — No Comments
An article in Business Voice, the bi-monthly business magazine of the…Continue
Added by Ellie McDaniel on November 25, 2016 at 8:48 — No Comments
There’s no getting away from it, social media is at the forefront of digital marketing and it's here to stay. In fact, it's been reported that up to 80% of us check our smartphones before even venturing into the bathroom to brush our teeth in the morning (yep, we’re guilty of that one!).
It would, therefore, be fair to say this is the prime…Continue
Added by Lisa Chaffey on November 23, 2016 at 15:29 — No Comments
The recruitment industry and recruitment agencies have been around for a very long time. Many view them as a ‘necessary evil’ that companies and candidates alike must do business with. After all, recruiters have access to some truly valuable and lucrative positions and without them many wouldn’t know where or how to look for what they are after.
Specialist Recruitment Companies Are a Good Way Forward
With most 'general' recruiters, the process is…Continue
Added by David Soffer on November 18, 2016 at 13:13 — No Comments
The number of company directors prosecuted for safety and health offences has more than tripled in a year, according to data from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).
Figures obtained by law firm Clyde & Co under the Freedom of Information Act show that the HSE prosecuted 46 company directors and senior managers in the 12 months to 31 March 2016, compared with 15 in the previous 12 months. In contrast, the number of employees prosecuted by the HSE dropped from ten last year…
Added by Ellie McDaniel on November 15, 2016 at 15:24 — No Comments
Local Engineers launches on Kickstarter, 14th November 2016
Raspberry Pi has now sold over 10 million of their tiny computers worldwide, to educators, students and programming enthusiasts alike! Consequently, the products are now some of the most sought-after in terms of educating and helping people to get involved in designing innovative and imaginative digital hardware. The creativity of some of these Raspberry Pi projects is incredible and inspiring but the…Continue
Added by Wendy Schrier on November 15, 2016 at 10:00 — No Comments
Digity have been working hard over the last couple of months to launch a brand new website for Calibre Candidates, a recruitment firm based in Reading.
It was important to Digity that the site was user friendly and made the journey of applying for a job as easy as possible to create a high level of service, mirroring that of the one provided to agencies looking to…Continue
Added by Ellie McDaniel on November 10, 2016 at 10:48 — No Comments
You need to invest time and effort into building genuine, lasting relationships with your connections if you want to benefit from the world’s largest and most successful platform for B2B lead generation.
Having a polished, professional profile is a vital first step in establishing your credibility, brand and offering on LinkedIn. But that is not enough in itself. For some, making connections is…Continue
Added by Rachel Tombs on November 2, 2016 at 9:30 — No Comments