So here I am, recognising that I haven’t blogged virtually (or literally) since I put up the website several year ago! Not that I’m a technophobe at all; I just seem to have not quite plugged myself into the whole social media thing just yet. I’m acutely aware of many colleagues who have done so, . . . → Read More: CIPS Qualifications
Blog – Breakfast meeting on NLP
So…….we got calls from Recruitment Company MDs asking for more information on NLP (neuro-linguistic programming). In response we ran an introductory ‘breakfast meeting’ on NLP – what it is, how it will be useful and some of the basic ideas – and it went down a storm – what . . . → Read More: NLP Breakfast Seminar
Recruiters are increasinly coming up against procurement people. to learm how to deal with them go to . . . → Read More: How To Deal With Procurement People
Those you have around you………….. This is unashamedly aimed at MDs of Recruitment Companies. You are a unique breed, a blend of determination, arrogance, genius and as the French say ‘Je ne sais quoi’ (it would seem…) You have chosen to lead, to set up, to grow something. You didn’t just fall on an idea . . . → Read More: Those you have around you……..
Recently a friend I know was seen by his boss giving his female colleague a hug and afterwards he was warned by his manager to avoid all physical contact at work for fear of prosecution. So is it wrong to give someone the occasional touch?
Naturally high profile publicity on legislation and the current . . . → Read More: To touch, or not to touch?
New Year’s Resolutions? What about a tiny, weeney change of just one bit of a comfort zone? Easy really…. . . . → Read More: New Year’s Resolutions? Bah humbug!
New Year, New You? Read our top 7 tips on how to get hold of your own career! . . . → Read More: New Year’s message from out of the Blue
What enables recruiters to hang on to their talent in a post-downturn economy? After a few years of salary freezes and redundancies (and in some organisations, a high turnover of staff), recruitment companies are now starting to hire people again. And current employees are sometimes feeling a little ‘weatherworn’ by the recession and tough recruitment . . . → Read More: Train them, or lose them….
NLP Conferences are an interesting experience……and the NLP Conference in London last weekend was no exception. It was certainly very different from the NLP Research Conference in Cardiff that I attended earlier in the year
I attended the Saturday and Sunday events with colleagues from Blue Bamboo; it was also great to meet up with . . . → Read More: Reflections on the recent NLP Conference in London….
I’ve just got back from spending a long weekend at the Download Festival at Donnington Park. Loud music. So why would I be writing about such an event here, on what is effectively supposed to be a business blog? . . . → Read More: Download!